Archive for the ‘Interactive Whiteboards’ Category

As the school supply industry continues to change with the progression of new technologies, the traditional classroom chalkboard seems to be forgotten about in this day and age of interactive whiteboards. Although, Interactive whiteboards are receiving praise and accolades from teachers and school professional alike, some perceive the whiteboards to be a waste of money according to an article on Edweek.org entitled “Whiteboards’ Impact on Teaching Seen as Uneven.”

The article mentions that the high-tech interactive whiteboards can cost up to $5,000 a pop and some teachers feel that they are a much needed necessity to the classroom. The article also links to a video of a teacher in Kent County, MD. In the video, Joy Maine explains how she incorporates the whiteboards into her curriculum. What do you think about interactive whiteboards? Read the article, “Whiteboards’ Impact on Teaching Seen as Uneven” and let NSSEA know your thoughts.

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