Category Archives: Classroom Tools
SMART amp has just released two new, exciting features, object attributing and the ability to embed YouTube videos. Particularly exciting is the object attributing where you can now identify who has collaborated in a shared SMART amp workspace. This is a key feature much requested and asked about by Teq PD participants. View the short … Read more
Download a September calendar for Teq Online PD! Check out all of the courses for this month, and click here if you’d like to be contacted about a subscription. Here are some of the classes you can look forward too:
Close Reading in the High School ELA Classroom
Enhance the way students understand close reading with little-known web, … Read more
Here at Teq, we are so excited about our new Technology Integration Catalog! These are 5 exciting technologies grabbing the attention of our PD specialists this back-to-school season!
1. Teq Unlimited
Combining the power of Teq Online PD, SMART Notebook™ 14, SMART Notebook Advantage, and SMART amp™ collaborative learning platform, this student- and teacher-centric solution is the … Read more
Earlier this week, we introduced a pair of teachers that have been working on a flipped model of the classroom. They’re back to share some key items to keep in mind that they’ve learned over the past year.
Creating Your First Classroom in the Cloud
The back to school time is quickly approaching, … Read more
To kick off the school year, we’re bringing in a few guest bloggers to share their view on a topic we … Read more
Congratulations! You’ve made it through another year! But it’s only a matter of time until you’re back in preparation mode again. This summer, get a head start and join our team of professional development specialists as we present our top 5 reasons why you should sign up for Teq’s online PD today!
In the age of internet-connected devices and “e” everything, there exists a high need for solutions to manage our educational content and resources. Most likely, you have playlists of songs in your iTunes library, or perhaps you’ve got the entire season of Breaking Bad recorded on your DVR. Either way, the goal is to centralize … Read more
Few things are as important in the learning process as visual aids. From apples and ants to represent words that start with the letter a, to maps, diagrams and yes, even “selfies,” our brain has sophisticated image recognition capabilities to support learning.
SMART amp collaborative learning software allows users to take full advantage of its … Read more
Creating and making use of audio files has become a way of life for many of us ever since the first iPod and the beginnings of the iTunes store. There are a number of ways that our students make use of audio files. As consumers of audio, students can benefit if they have a preference … Read more
In the following video, you will see how to insert a SMART Notebook file into a SMART amp workspace. This feature allows teachers to easily share lessons with students as a follow up to whole-group instruction.
The students will be able to review the pages of the file, and as the teacher, you don’t have … Read more