TeacherTube officially launched on March 6, 2007. Their goal is to provide an online community for sharing instructional videos. They seek to fill a need for a more educationally focused, safe venue for teachers, schools, and home learners. It is a site to provide anytime,
anywhere professional development with teachers teaching teachers
. As well, it is a site where teachers can post videos designed for students to view in order to learn a concept or skill.