The SMART Board/Panel 6075 is an effective collaborative teaching tool and resource for the special needs or inclusion classroom. Along with the SMART kapp whiteboard, the SMART 6075 can provide opportunities for student collaboration as well as individualized and differentiated instruction. When combined with a height-adjustable wall mount, the SMART Board/Panel 6075 is easily viewable by all students and can meet the diverse needs of learners in the special needs environment. Adding the Audio Enhancement speaker solution can also benefit teachers and students by improving sound, enhancing classroom interaction, and lowering teacher fatigue and stress.
Incorporate the most engaging interactive software available, the SMART Learning Suite, by pushing 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 (whole-class, group, or individual) presentations, carry out assignments, or share their contributions to all of their classmates. All content in the Learning Suite (SMART Notebook, SMART lab, and SMART amp) is customizable to provide visual, auditory, and other supports for the variety of learning styles in a special education environment. With the SMART Learning Suite, it is easy to engage all learners in motivating activities and collect individual data to provide additional differentiated instructional tools.
The NAO humanoid robot is an easy-to-use tool for the special education classroom. It can be a useful instructional resource for the teacher and an inviting friend for the special needs student, drawing them in and captivating their attention. Teachers and students can create simple programs using the drag-and-drop software, or download ready-made educational programs and lessons to engage and interact with the special needs students on all levels.
A Teq, we believe the blended learning model, combining in-person mentoring (Onsite PD) and online learning opportunities (Online PD) , is the best approach for meeting the needs of teachers and students in all types of learning environments. All of Teq’s PD Specialists are state-certified educators and are approved in multiple states as PD service providers. Most of our PD Specialists have experience working with students with special needs, and strive to help teachers understand and leverage the benefits of technology in the special needs classroom. We offer best practices to optimize instructional outcomes and work with teachers to create robust data-driven classrooms that support the individual learning styles of students. The SMART Learning Suite is a wonderful platform to engage special needs students and allow them to learn in a comfortable and inviting setting. 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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