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Advantages of Whiteboards

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Advantages of Whiteboards

  1. 1. Can They Have A Positive Impact on Student Learning and Achievement? Interactive Whiteboards
  2. 2. Table of Contents <ul><li>Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Slide 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Four Main Points . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Slide 4 </li></ul><ul><li>Point 1: What are whiteboards? . . . .Slide 5 </li></ul><ul><li>Point 2: Enhancement of Learning. . Slide 6 </li></ul><ul><li>Point 3: Student Engagement . . . . . Slide 7 </li></ul><ul><li>Point 4: Effect on Achievement. . . . Slide 8 </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Slide 9 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>Interactive whiteboards are necessary to help our school district achieve it’s technology goals which are: </li></ul><ul><li>#1. To use new technology tools to enhance the learning of our students </li></ul><ul><li>#2. To empower our teachers with technology that will allow them to differentiate their instruction </li></ul><ul><li>#3. To utilize technology that can lead to better student achievement </li></ul>
  4. 4. Four Main Points
  5. 5. Advantages of Whiteboards
  6. 6. Point #2. Enhancement of Learning
  7. 7. Point #3. Whiteboards and Student Engagement <ul><li>With Whiteboards </li></ul><ul><li>Without Whiteboards </li></ul><ul><li>Whiteboards allow more visual learning which to more engagement </li></ul><ul><li>More “hands-on” opportunities result in more student engagement </li></ul><ul><li>Students often are not motivated </li></ul><ul><li>Students can become bored and off task </li></ul><ul><li>There is less chances for visual and hands-on learning for students </li></ul>
  8. 8. Point #4. Student Achievement <ul><li>Research shows that students have increased attention level when interactive whiteboards are used. </li></ul><ul><li>Studies show that whiteboards may help increase standardized test scores. </li></ul><ul><li>Data shows that students who learn with a whiteboard may outperform students who do not have access to whiteboards. </li></ul>
  9. 9. CONCLUSIONS

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