Working SMARTer and Not Harder

Adaptive toolbars, galleries, and activity builders, oh my! If you are an educator using interactive whiteboards, there’s no doubt you’ve spent endless hours exploring, creating and sometimes pulling your hair out over SMART Notebook lessons.  If this sounds like you, Continue reading Working SMARTer and Not Harder

Smart Notebook: The Next Generation and Smart BootCamp

Recently I have been working with some of you and your renovations projects.  I have the utmost respect for those who are going through this process. It is not an easy task!  I have always wanted to wear a pink hard Continue reading Smart Notebook: The Next Generation and Smart BootCamp

Interactive Classroom PD opportunities and SMART bootcamp!

On April 17th Brian Spellman and I will be presenting on all the new Interactive features of LearningMedia and DiscoveryEducation.  If you have a SMART board, Interwrite Board, or one of the new Interactive SMART or Brightlink projectors you will Continue reading Interactive Classroom PD opportunities and SMART bootcamp!

Two Media Tools: VLC, Format Factory

       In a break from my usual ramblings, I’m reviewing two media tools you might not know about. VLC        As many of you know, I’m a fan of open source tools, VLC is a project of VideoLan, a French-based Continue reading Two Media Tools: VLC, Format Factory

Tech Tips: ThinkCentral and Math in Focus

If you are using Math in Focus at your school you are probably aware of the online resources available to you in ThinkCentral with Everyday Counts Calendar and Interactive Whiteboard  lessons.  Recently they changed how you download.  You now use  ActivInspire Continue reading Tech Tips: ThinkCentral and Math in Focus

SMART is Blowing the Doors off with Notebook 11 and The New LightRaise Projector!

Coming this spring are 4 updates to the line of SMART products that you may want to learn more about. The first is their version of an interactive projector similar to the Epson Brightlink.  You will be able to use SMART Notebook with it where with Continue reading SMART is Blowing the Doors off with Notebook 11 and The New LightRaise Projector!

Mixed Reality, Google 3D and SMART Exchange Update

If you haven’t seen the new SMART Mixed Reality software, you can now for at least the next 60 days. Take advantage of this offer.   Smart is partnering with Google 3D images to make this “reality” come true for your classroom. Continue reading Mixed Reality, Google 3D and SMART Exchange Update