Educational Video Production Services

We create colourful, powerful, impactful animated educational videos that bring learning to life – and make it fun!

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What are educational videos?

Educational videos are videos specifically designed to facilitate learning and convey educational content. They’re used in various contexts, including classrooms, online courses, training programs, and educational platforms. Educational video content aims to present information in a visually engaging and concise manner, making complex concepts more understandable and memorable. They often combine visuals, animations, narration, and storytelling techniques to create an immersive learning experience that caters to different learning styles and helps students learn, grasp and retain knowledge effectively.

Why does video work so well as an educational tool?

Video works super well as an educational tool, and there are a few reasons why. Firstly, video is highly engaging and really good at grabbing viewers’ attention. It can make learning more enjoyable and increase information retention purely because learners are enthused and interested in watching. Secondly, it combines visual and auditory elements, appealing to different learning styles and enhancing understanding. Videos can simplify complex concepts, break them down into digestible chunks, and provide visual demonstrations that help with comprehension. Videos also offer flexibility in terms of accessibility, allowing learners to access educational content anytime, anywhere, and at their own pace – including revisiting again in future, where necessary.

What types of educational content are best presented through animated videos?

Animated videos are particularly effective for presenting various types of educational content. They excel in explaining abstract or complex concepts that may be challenging to visualise through other means – tools such as diagrams, cross-sections and others, really help with visualisation. Topics such as scientific processes, historical events, mathematical concepts, and technological explanations can be brought to life with engaging animations. Animated videos also work well for storytelling, language learning, character development, and interactive scenarios that encourage active participation and learning. Their versatility and visual appeal make them a valuable tool for presenting educational content in an engaging and memorable way!
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Educational video examples

Take a look at a few of the educational videos we’ve created for our clients.


Demonstrating how to get started.

Aston University

A video about finding a course.

BJU Press

A video about home schooling.


Marketplace to connect experts with people who want advice.

NMIMS Global

A video about the NGA value proposition.

Capital On Tap

A video about how their service works.
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Amazing animation videos produced! We started a thorough search at eTutorCloud for a video production house that delivers first class quality work at the most reasonable price. After narrowing down a list of 50 vendors, we were left with 5 stellar candidates and eventually chose to work with Wyzowl for multiple reasons. This proved to be a brilliant decision for us!
James Nguyen – eTutorCloud
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Why choose animated education videos?

Animated videos offer numerous advantages that make them an excellent choice for educational purposes. Firstly, animation allows for creative and visually engaging storytelling, making complex concepts more accessible and enjoyable for learners. Animated videos can bring abstract ideas to life, simplify information through visual metaphors, and present content in a visually appealing and entertaining way. Additionally, animated videos provide flexibility in depicting various scenarios, characters, and environments that may not be easily achievable with live-action footage. This versatility makes animated learning videos an effective tool for capturing learners’ attention and delivering educational content in a compelling manner.

How can businesses use educational video production?

Video can be a great educational tool to help businesses achieve their goals. The same principles of balancing education and entertainment applies. Perhaps it’s instructional videos to educate customers about product features, usage, or troubleshooting. These videos can enhance customer satisfaction and reduce support inquiries. Businesses can also develop training videos to onboard employees or provide ongoing professional development. Learning videos can also be used for thought leadership by sharing industry insights, tips, or tutorials. They can also offer educational video content as a lead magnet to attract and engage their target audience, building trust and establishing their expertise in the field.

How should education videos balance entertainment and education?

Of course, there’s an important balance to strike here. These videos need to balance entertainment with education to effectively engage learners. But we often find that the two aren’t mutually exclusive! While the primary focus is on delivering educational content, incorporating a little fun can help capture and maintain viewers’ attention – which, far from hurting the educational element, actually boosts learning outcomes. Engaging storytelling, visually appealing graphics, and interactive elements can all make the learning experience more enjoyable and memorable. By infusing entertainment into learning videos, learners are more likely to stay engaged, absorb information, and have a positive attitude towards the learning process, enhancing their overall educational experience.

How long should an educational video be?

The optimal length of an education video depends on the content and target audience. Generally, it’s recommended to keep learning videos concise and focused, ranging from 3 to 10 minutes – although really, you need an ‘opted-in’ audience if you want to create educational videos at the top end of that range. Shorter videos are more likely to retain viewers’ attention and prevent information overload. However, if the topic requires more in-depth coverage, longer videos can be justified. It’s crucial to strike a balance between delivering comprehensive information and maintaining engagement. Analysing viewer engagement and feedback can help determine the ideal video length for specific educational content.

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Educational Video FAQs

Got questions about our service, us or how it all works? See a few of the most common questions we get below.

What sort of organisations can benefit from the use of educational video production?

A wide range of organisations can benefit from the use of education video production. Educational institutions – schools, colleges, and universities – can enhance their curriculum and teaching methods. Training and development companies can provide engaging and interactive learning experiences for employees. Non-profit organisations and government agencies can educate the public about important topics. E-learning platforms and online course providers can deliver educational content to a global audience. Any organisation, from businesses to educational institutions, that aims to educate, inform, or train can leverage educational videos to effectively convey their message and achieve their goals.

Should animated educational video content aim to completely replace or supplement other materials?

An education video should aim to supplement other materials rather than completely replace them. While videos can be highly effective in engaging learners and delivering information, they shouldn’t be the sole source of educational content. Combining videos with other materials like textbooks, interactive exercises, and hands-on activities provides a well-rounded learning experience. This approach caters to different learning types, reinforces concepts, and allows for deeper understanding and retention of the content. The combination of various materials ensures a comprehensive and effective educational approach.

Can interactive elements be incorporated into educational video production?

Yes, interactive elements can be incorporated into educational video production. Interactive videos allow learners to actively engage with the content by interacting with on-screen elements, making choices, answering questions, or participating in activities. These interactive elements enhance learner participation, promote active learning, and provide immediate feedback, fostering a more engaging and personalised learning experience. Incorporating interactive elements can help reinforce concepts, test knowledge, and promote critical thinking skills, making videos more effective and impactful for the learners. View our interactive video production page to learn more.

Can complex or dry material be made more engaging through animation?

Absolutely! Animation has an almost unique power to transform complex or dry educational material into engaging and visually appealing content. Through animation, abstract concepts can be visualised, data can be presented in a more digestible format, and challenging topics can be simplified and made more accessible. Animation allows for creative storytelling, captivating visuals, and dynamic transitions, all of which contribute to making educational material more interesting, engaging, and memorable for learners. It brings life and excitement to the content, making it easier for learners to comprehend and retain information.

What animation techniques are most effective for educational video production? Motion graphics? Whiteboard?

When it comes to animation techniques for education video production both motion graphics and whiteboard animation can be effective. Motion graphics use dynamic visuals, engaging transitions, and animated elements to explain concepts and present information in an engaging and visually appealing way. On the other hand, whiteboard animation offers a simple and straightforward style, simulating the process of drawing on a whiteboard- and while this can be effective for storytelling and step-by-step explanations, the style is a little ‘old-hat’ now and has fallen out of fashion. The choice of technique depends on the educational content, audience preferences, and the desired tone and style of the video.

What should I consider when choosing between educational video production companies?

When choosing between educational video production companies, there are several factors to consider. First, look at their portfolio to ensure they have experience creating videos in a style and quality that aligns with your vision. Consider their process, including how they gather information, collaborate with clients, and handle revisions. Assess their pricing structure and what’s included in their packages, such as rounds of revisions and turnaround times. Finally, read reviews and testimonials to gauge their reputation and client satisfaction – you can always trust what a customer says about an educational video production company more than what the company says about itself!