Interactive Whiteboard

Microsoft Whiteboard public preview spruces up collaboration

Microsoft has fallen in love with ink. Ever since it put out the first Surface tablets, it has worked on making the stylus a first-class citizen in …

Microsoft

Primary school teacher leads the way with technology-driven lessons

A PRIMARY school's technology-driven methods have attracted worldwide attention.<p>Pupils at Tottington Primary School feature in a video about how they …

Manchester

#FOMOWRIMO

November always makes me feel like a failure.<p>Not only am I incapable of, and not terribly well disposed towards, growing a moustache to make it a …

Nanowrimo

What’s a Paperless Classroom and Is It Really a Good Thing? | Learning

I was excited when the litter-less lunch concept was introduced at my boys’ elementary school. What a great way to teach kids (and parents!) about …

Education

Why we should teach all pupils as if they have dyslexia

Huge advancements have been made in education around the teaching of pupils with dyslexia. Teachers are more keenly aware of both when a diagnosis …

Teaching

5 essential tools to make you crazy productive

We’re always hearing how tech distracts us from being in the moment, whether we’re at work or hanging out with friends. But we can also harness the power of technology to help make us more productive and able to keep up with our never-ending to-do lists. We asked five people in TQ, a tech hub in …

Programming

Surfing lessons

Yes, the Internet can be a dark place, but that doesn't mean parents and teachers should avoid it, argue Kelly Gallagher-Mackay and Nancy Steinhauer. In this excerpt from their new book Pushing the Limits, the educators offer ideas on teaching kids how to use the web wisely<p>One Montreal school board …

Education

School wins £5,000 to spend on interactive whiteboard and virtual reality headsets

TOTTINGTON Primary School has won £5,000 to spend on technology which will make a “massive difference” to children.<p>The school, in Moorside Road, came …

Manchester

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20 extra jobs that all teachers do but get no thanks for

<b>Those bloody teachers, swanning in at 9am, rushing out at 3pm and having half the year off in holidays – sounds like an easy profession to get into,</b> …

Students

Featured Sites

TeachersFirst - Featured Sites: Week of Mar 26, 2017<p>Here are this week's features. Clicking the tags in the description area of each listing will …

Teaching

New G Suite Apps to Boost Your Effectiveness

We’re fortunate to teach in an era in which 1:1 classrooms—with one device for each student—are increasingly the norm. Still, we’re constantly asking …

Students

Google’s Jamboard will cost $5,000, plus an annual management fee

Google’s delivering on its promise of keeping its interactive whiteboard under $6,000. Priced at $4,999, the Jamboard is just a hair more expensive than the 55-inch version of Cisco’s Sparkboard and considerably less so than the $8,999 Surface Hub, which was both the first of the trio to be …

Business

How Can Teachers Captivate Their Students? 5 Tips via @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 2 minutes.<p>How can teachers captivate their students? Here are our 5 top tips …<p>The Samsung Interactive Display is more than just another …

Education Technology

Ricoh and IBM Watson's 'magic' AI whiteboard translates languages in real time

The interactive whiteboards are powered by IBM's artificial intelligence.<p>IBM and Ricoh are seeking to revolutionise teleconferencing by launching an …

IBM Watson

Top 5 most popular Android apps from last week: Canvy, Interactive Whiteboard

Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When …

Students

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the …

110 Benefits of Using an iPad in the Classroom

Reading Time: 12 minutes<p>Technology has evolved to become a large part of our everyday lives and, in order to help children thrive in this …

The effects of using an interactive whiteboard on the academic achievement of university students

Today, radical changes are being introduced in cultural and social life by computers that store, retrieve and process information and the Internet …

Education

Product Review: @Ipevo Interactive Whiteboard IW2

Everyone seems to want an interactive whiteboard. I remember when Smart boards were the new thing, and they were HUGE. Teachers wanted them, …

Students

Interactive Whiteboard Market Growing at a CAGR of 6.77% During 2016 to 2020

PUNE, India, Dec 22, 2016 (PR Newswire Europe via COMTEX) -- PUNE, India, December 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --<p>The global interactive whiteboard market …

Students

12 Free Interactive Whiteboard Apps for iPad

<i>Nowadays any student, teacher, professor, sales professional, coach, financial manager or businessman can’t imagine his life without a tablet. A few</i> …

Students

Google releases Jamboard, a high-tech whiteboard for office meetings

The latest product to be unveiled by tech giant Google was not a new smartphone or wearable device or search feature designed to be used by millions …

Innovation

There’s a tech battle brewing over whiteboards that cost thousands of dollars

The latest product to be unveiled by tech giant Google was not a new smartphone or wearable device or search feature designed to be used by millions of everyday consumers. Rather, it was a $6,000 whiteboard designed to be used in your office conference room.<p>The release of Jamboard puts the Silicon …

News (U.S.)

Explain Everything Interactive Whiteboard

This app can be designed to work for students of all ages and disciplines ranging from tracing letters to step by step directions to complicated math …

Students

Jamboard, An Interactive Whiteboard With a 4K Display and Cloud Integration Created by Google

Jamboard is an interactive whiteboard with a 4K display and cloud integration that was just announced by Google. Users can make notes on the board …

Google

Why Movie Previews are Called Trailers Even Though They’re Usually Shown Before a Film Starts

Simon Whistler, host of the informative video series “Today I Found Out” explains why movie previews are called trailers, even though they are …

South Park

Two years into Twitter: transformed by the community of educators

<i>Two years ago, we published Twitter education chats: An astonishing source of professional development by Steve Wyborney, (author of</i> 25 Common Core …

Professional Development

GoTouch Transforms Any TV Into Interactive Whiteboard (video)

If you have a large screen TV and a presentation room, school or office that you would like to use as an instantly interactive whiteboard without a …

Whiteboards