A Smartboard is an interactive whiteboard in which a touch on the screen is translated into imagery onto a projection on the whiteboard. Through special software, users can navigate through websites, draw on projections, and highlight text. Smartboards can be integrated with other technologies such as document cameras and iPads or tablets.
Jamestown Community College uses different smart board technologies:
- SMART Board
Learning resources information
Here are some books that will help you better understand Smartboards and their use in education.
- Wikipedia on SMART Board
- Integrating Technology In K12/SmartBoards in a Classroom
- Interactive Whiteboards Enhance Classroom Instruction and Learning
Here are more details about using Mimio Board technologies.
- Mimio Interactive Demonstration (Video)
- Mimio Studio Notebook (Video)
- Step by Step Guide to your Mimio Technology System on Windows (PDF)
- Mimio Lessons
- NEW MimioMobile app (Video)
- Mimio – On-Demand Video Tutorials
Here are more details about using SMART Board technologies.
- SMART Boards Why are they so easy to use?
- 9 insightful videos about using SMART Boards in the Classroom
- 5 cool and easy things to do with a Smartboard
- iPad and SmartBoard: A Great Duo to Boost your Classes
- 5 Options for Connecting Your iPad to a Classroom Display
- Ways to Have iPad Interact With the SMARTBoard (PDF)
- Smartboard for Beginners Part One
- SMART resources for Training and Professional Development
Here are a number of sites focusing on using smart boards in an educational environment.
- Using Smart Boards in the Classroom
- Ten Ways to Get Smart With SMARTboard
- Teaching with Smart Boards
- Engaging Learners the SMARTboard Way
- Boston College SMART Board Resources: Classroom Examples
- SmartBoard Uses in the Language Arts
- 21 Ways to Integrate the SMART Board in the Elementary Classroom (PDF)
- Teaching Music using SMARTBoard (PDF)
- Pinterest – Technology-SmartBoard (Interactive Boards)
- Pinterest – Smart Board Activities
- Pinterest – Smartboard Activities
- Pinterest – Mimio Board Ideas
Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand learning objectives.