South of the River Learning Academy

June 22, 2010

#26 Turning Interactive Whiteboards into a Dynamic Learning Tool
Facilitator: Jen Legatt
Target Audience: K-8 Session: Tuesday, 8:30-11:30
Back by popular demand from 2009.
Are you curious but cautious about SMART technology? If you are a beginner and have heard how interactive whiteboards can become a vital tool in teaching, join us for this introductory session. You will have the opportunity to see this technology in action, and be introduced to a variety of interactive resources that bring learning to life on the whiteboards. Come explore the features of interactive boards to engage learners in a dynamic classroom environment.

#35 Simply SMART: Advanced Interactive Whiteboards
Facilitator: Jen Legatt

Target Audience: 4-8 Session: Tuesday, 12:30-3:30
Are you already experienced with using an interactive whiteboard but want to spice up your presentations? Continue to explore strategies for bringing interactive elements into your lessons to get students directly involved and actively engaged in higher-level thinking. This presentation will be in the SMART software, but strategies will be applicable to other platforms, too. Work time included in the computer lab.