Advantages of using a SMARTBoard in the classroom
SMARTBoards are an interactive tool that is very beneficial to students with special needs. The visuals are made very large so that they can be easily seen by all students. It forces students to be collaborative with each other which will improve social skills. For more information on the advantages of using a SMARTBoard in the classroom, please press the button below this section. We will be using a SMARTBoard in this classroom daily.
Here is a video discussing the advantages of using a SMARTBoard:
Misconceptions of using a SMARTBoard in the classroom
A common misconception of SMARTBoards is that they are simply like using a white board. The fact is the software on a SMARTBoard enables the class to use it in many other ways than just a white board. A SMARTBoard makes the classroom much more interactive.