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Inside SMART amp — Find Tutorials Here!
April 23, 2014 – 9:14 am | No Comment
Inside SMART amp — Find Tutorials Here!

SMART amp software is here – have you attended one of our April webinars yet?
The live webinars offer a great overviews from education consultants but where else can you find more information about SMART amp?
SMART …

SMART Notebook 14 Software (Part 1): 4 Things Teachers Need to Know
April 17, 2014 – 8:26 am | No Comment
SMART Notebook 14 Software (Part 1): 4 Things Teachers Need to Know

SMART Notebook 14 collaborative learning software differs from Notebook 11 in many ways – new and exciting features such as Ink Editing, but the licensing terms from SMART have changed too with the launch of …

Beyond the Interactive Whiteboard: SMART amp and Notebook 14 are here!
April 16, 2014 – 1:00 pm | No Comment
Beyond the Interactive Whiteboard: SMART amp and Notebook 14 are here!

It’s software week here at SMART and we’re thrilled to finally release our latest products with educators – SMART amp software and SMART Notebook 14! Here’s a little background into the people who developed the software …

Research, Development and Guitar Parts on Display at Unique 3D Printer Lab in Colorado
April 14, 2014 – 5:38 am | 2 Comments
Research, Development and Guitar Parts on Display at Unique 3D Printer Lab in Colorado

I recently visited Fort Collins, Colorado, for the STEM Education Symposium at Preston Middle School (see my posts here and here to get caught up), where I had the privilege of visiting Colorado State University. I …

What’s Working for Inclusive and SPED Environments: 4 Stories
April 10, 2014 – 10:02 am | No Comment
What’s Working for Inclusive and SPED Environments: 4 Stories

Educators in both  inclusive and SPED learning environments identified the value of our interactive solutions even before we did as an organization during those early days and ever since then we’ve valued the relationships with …

“Nothing is Impossible”: Learning Across the Waters in India
April 8, 2014 – 1:10 pm | No Comment
“Nothing is Impossible”: Learning Across the Waters in India

The state of Odhisa is one of the 33 States (Provinces of India) and is in the Eastern part of the India along the coast of Bay of Bengal. With 30 districts and a population …

School is Not Out for Summer in Ft. Collins, CO (Part Two)
April 5, 2014 – 5:34 am | No Comment
School is Not Out for Summer in Ft. Collins, CO (Part Two)

I’m continuing to blog live from the STEM Educator Symposium in Fort Collins, CO. If you didn’t see my first post from this event, check it out here.
When he’s not on duty at Preston Middle …

STEM on the Agenda at Colorado Symposium (Part One)
April 4, 2014 – 2:03 pm | No Comment
STEM on the Agenda at Colorado Symposium (Part One)

At Preston Middle School in Fort Collins, CO, science, technology, engineering and math are always top of mind. STEM is a driving force at the school year-round, including the summer months. This week, Preston library …

SMART amp Software Update: 5 Things to Know
March 27, 2014 – 4:54 am | No Comment
SMART amp Software Update: 5 Things to Know

SMART amp collaborative learning software launches in April!
Here are the five most important things to know.
1. SMART amp software is recommended for learning models that combine whole-class and small-group collaboration with Internet-enabled devices and the …

Making Time for Math and Language: The Power of Global Collaborations
March 24, 2014 – 7:32 am | No Comment
Making Time for Math and Language: The Power of Global Collaborations

It’s not often that you can convince students to arrive at school an hour early or stay an hour late – especially for an activity related to solving quadratic functions. But, on February 19th in …

Vote from the Heart for Your Favorite SEE Video!
March 19, 2014 – 5:41 am | No Comment
Vote from the Heart for Your Favorite SEE Video!

We’ve praised SMART Exemplary Educators (SEEs) on our blog before as passionate, connected, fearless, adaptive, kind leaders, lifelong learners and advocates for change.
Many of you consider SEEs part of your virtual personal learning network (PLN) …

5 St. Patrick’s Day Activity Resources
March 17, 2014 – 5:29 am | No Comment
5 St. Patrick’s Day Activity Resources

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Rainbows, pots of gold and leprechauns line the classrooms of many elementary schools today. Looking for resources? Here are five places to download an activity today.

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