Monthly Archives: May 2008
Hello, friends. Did you realize that when you return to work on Monday, it will be June? June!
Earlier this week, we posted about what teachers can do this summer to prepare themselves to use the SMART Board when the school year starts.
Which got us to thinking, what can we do this summer when … Read more
The end of the school year is fast approaching. Even New York City schools have less than a month before summer. While this is awesome, some teachers have expressed concerns to us that being away for two months might leave them back at square one with the SMART Board when fall comes, especially now that … Read more
We just uploaded 15 new elementary school lesson plans to our Educator Resource Center. Check them out.
Check back here tomorrow for a longer post.… Read more
Last Thursday the Hubble Space Telescope captured a new red spot on the planet Jupiter. We’ll take this opportunity to showcase on our blog hubblesite.org, which contains great photo galleries and a list of discoveries from the most well known space telescope.… Read more
It has been a great week here at TeqSmart, but we are still smiling at the thought of the three day weekend that is mere hours away.
This is a short post. I’m sorry.… Read more
While the TeqSmart training department spends most of its free time watching How I Met Your Mother and playing Guitar Hero, occasionally we switch the station to PBS to feed our brains. Last night, we caught an excellent episode of Frontline called Growing Up Online. In the middle of a section on technology … Read more
Some may recall that the last time this feature appeared on our blog, it caused the most heated comments in TeqSmart blog history. In the SMART Board Versus we compare the SMART Board to similar products based on a extensive battery of tests…or we choose arbitrary categories that we find amusing. One or the other.… Read more
You might remember that we posted a video in our “This Thing is Awesome” series about the Lesson Activity Toolkit, a collection of new tools for the Essentials for Educators gallery in Notebook. That was a few month back (a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away), and since then, SMART has updated … Read more
For those who are not familiar with Facebook, it is a social networking site that allows people to find connect with groups of friends who no longer live nearby or meet new people. Groups on Facebook allow people with similar interests to share information, plan upcoming events, and discuss issues.
Also, Facebook allows you … Read more