Collaboration between videoconferencing and smart board.
Weintraub said” We're using SMART Boards, videoconferencing, and course delivery software at each location to enhance the course and the students will follow the class presentation as it appears on their own SMART Board . ”
Wiegand said “My students are completely engaged about what they are learning, seeing, Having the SMART Board has transformed my teaching and allowed me to go to the next level. I can’t imagine teaching now without one!”
Concerns raised by researchers and distance students/tutors about SB:
How to engaged/motivate distance learners by using SB?
How to make distance instructor use SB effectively?
How to overcome the limitations of smart board?
Evaluatation Time of interaction Synchronous Asynchronous Type of interaction Student-student Student-teacher Student-content Student-machine Learning style Group-based Self-based learning Flexibility Anytime Anyplace Ease of access/use Speed Development Feedback Delivery Instruction Stand-alone medium Multimedia support Cost