LRC 320: Group 4 “New Literacies” for Teaching: SMART Boards

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LRC 320: Group 4 New Literacies for Teaching: SMART Boards. Justin Yoken Jennifer Lundstrom Denise Ybanez Steven Clair Marissa Tualla. Technology Today. Computer and internet access Telecommunication Video-conferencing technology Web publishing software - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


New Literacies for Teaching

LRC 320: Group 4

New Literacies for Teaching:SMART BoardsJustin YokenJennifer LundstromDenise YbanezSteven ClairMarissa TuallaTechnology TodayComputer and internet accessTelecommunicationVideo-conferencing technologyWeb publishing softwareChat-rooms , Discussion BoardsE-journalsE-Mail

Technology in SchoolsProjectorsEnhanced Audio SystemsEducational television programsBill Nye the Science Guy, The Magic School BusComputersMicrosoft OfficeMS Word, MS Power Point, MS ExcelInternetGoogle, D2L, Course reserves, E-Journals Audio/visual educational softwareMental Math Games, Gizmos and Gadgets, Oregon Trail

Impact on StudentsSome students enjoy using technology more, and thus are more likely to participate and understandOften supports collaborative learningProvides a large amount of resourcesAllows student to be creative and inventiveEnhances problem solving skillsGives visual examples of curriculum

SMART Boards the simplicity of a whiteboard with the power of a computer, the SMART Board interactive whiteboard engages students around the world.About SMART BoardsCreated in 1991Worlds first interactive boardTouch sensitive displayWorks like a computerDigitally connects the computer and the projectorMade by SMART technologies to help motivate audiences SMART BoardsDisplays to the class both drawn and digital imagesCan write with hand or digital penEasier and cleaner than chalk or dry erase boardsGives professor opportunity to teach in a more organized, timely fashionAnti-smudgeAnti-glareLarge and durable

ConclusionSMART Boards are a creative and interactive way to teach studentsThe board is a mixture of technologyCan be used as a television, computer, projector for camera and video recordings

Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hands; and there is no knowledge that is not power. -Ralph Waldo Emerson


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