Design student-centered learning environments that create opportunities for research, project-based learning, and problem solving using classroom technologies designed to address the 4C’s: communication, creativity, collaboratives and critical thinking skills.
For a middle school classroom, the SMART Board/Panel 6075 is an exemplary option for creating truly engaging learning environments in the classroom. Using the SMART Board/Panel 6075, students can easily connect to the Panel and wirelessly send content from their devices to the Panel using SMART’s exclusive iQ technology. Along with the SMART kapp whiteboard, the SMART 6075 can provide opportunities for student collaboration as well as individualized and differentiated instruction. When placed on a height-adjustable wall mount, students throughout the classroom can have an unobstructed view of its content. When combined with an Audio Enhancement speaker solution, designed to optimize sound in the classroom, and the Tech Tub 2 for easy storage and charging of student devices, this package creates a comprehensive, technology-infused classroom.
Incorporate the most engaging interactive software available, the SMART Learning Suite. Push interactive content to student devices, or send out assessments and collect submissions in just a few mouse clicks. SMART amp provides a collaborative cloud-based platform where students can create presentations, carry out assignments, or share their contributions to all of their classmates. STEM:IT engages students with practical challenge-based activities to develop key STEM concepts. Within the STEM curriculum, students will learn fantastic hands-on skills and programs that they can carry over to all classes. In GAME:IT, students go from simple drag-and-drop programming to writing code and developing original computer games.
STEAM is a very important and exciting part of the middle school curriculum. If you are looking for 3D printers, robots, or science data collectors, we are eager to share our STEAM concepts and experiences with you. The NAO humanoid robot is a great way to get your students interested and engaged in robotics and coding. While reinforcing critical thinking skills, its drag-and-drop software allows students to create simple to complex programs on a virtual robot before testing on a real humanoid robot. The Labdisc portable science lab provides a versatile all-in-one science tool that will enrich your program and offer students many options for data collection both inside and outside of the classsroom. The STEM Maker Station is a secure and mobile storage option that makes hands-on STEM learning experiences easily available for your students.
Teq’s Blended Learning model is the best option for providing engaging, meaningful, and on-going professional development and support at the middle school level. Combining Teq’s Online PD and Onsite PD, middle school teachers and administrators will feel supported by our PD Team of state-certified educators who offer their expertise onsite in order to foster hands-on learning opportunities and new approaches to learning, and online in order to introduce, master, and/or reinforce new concepts learned. As an added feature to our Online PD, educators will have the ability to have their PD questions answered in real time throughout the day via our nOw Instructional Support button, creating the opportunity to improve teacher pedagogy and enhance lessons instantaneously.
Cloudgenix is a software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) that leverages innovative application and network performance monitoring tools, so IT staff can quickly discover, isolate, and solve problems that negatively impact network performance. Cloudgenix ensures that software running on the school’s network doesn’t crash, and quickly delivers data to student and classroom devices.
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