Four Awesome Tools to Get Started with Your SMART Board

My district has brand new SMART Boards (model M600) this year. My principal asked me to show teachers what this hardware can do. Because SMART Boards can do so much, it can be overwhelming for teachers to know how to get started. Here are four tools I recommend to begin incorporating SMART Boards into instruction. Let’s Start with that Floating… Read More Four Awesome Tools to Get Started with Your SMART Board

SMART Clickers: Tech Driven Formative Assessment in the Classroom

This Spring my school purchased classroom sets of SMART Response XE clickers. I was honored to be trusted to experiment with one of the sets and incorporate it in into my formative assessment. John Hattie researched 138 influences on student learning and found that formative assessment was the third most effective of all of them.… Read More SMART Clickers: Tech Driven Formative Assessment in the Classroom