How to Install Screencastify

What is Screencastify?

Screencastify is a well know video screen recording software tool that works with Chrome browser. It is an extension to the Chromebook browser, so it can be used on Chromebook, Window, or Mac. It is a great tool to create videos for distance learning or blended learning.



1. Free:  It is available for free and can record videos up to 5 minutes.

2. Unlimited: $49 per person per year.


  • Work with Chromebook
  • No watermark
  • Annotation tools
  • Full HD resolution
  • Publish to YouTube


  • Annual subscription for Unlimited
  • Free is limited to 5 minutes.

How to use Screencastify?

Step 1: Download your software tool from Chrome Web store or on the Home page of Screencastify

Step 2: Change setting for camera and voice on your system.

Step 3: Select location for storage

Step 4: Sign in the account

Step 5: Now go for tab recording settings if needed.

Step 6: Now you are ready to record.


After you have created your videos, the next step is to convert your videos into interactive video activities using the Learning Management System website hosted on

About Us: We are current teachers who co-founded Win Elements LLC to solve schools’ problems with effective and sustainable solutions. We provide StreamlineED as an all-in-one, sustainable, and effective solution to streamline education equity by providing and training teachers on how to use the provided Learning Management System website and Blended teaching strategies that integrate their current technology and resources. We also provide Safe Pouches for phones to create a phone-free learning environment and  to provide a Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support

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