"And always remember that SMART board training is really Notebook training first and foremost. That's the power under the hood. The board is a big monitor and you are a big mouse. So Obe's suggestion of having them doing it on the computers…"
I am a SMART Education Consultant for an audio visual company in VA. Please feel free to use my website for some resources. There is a good download called Tips and Tricks that I use in advanced training that you are welcome to. My…"
"Since you only have 45 minutes for both beginners and non-beginners, can you create a Screencast of some techniques the advanced people can follow to improve their skills and focus your time on the beginners?"
"Here is how I teach Notebook to beginners. I install Notebook 10 and put my Notebook 10 training file on all 25 computers in a computer lab. I then teach using one SMARTBoard but have everyone involved because everyone can do the Notebook activities…"
"@Karen- I am afraid that my advanced would be too difficult for my teachers. Several of them do not have a SMARTBoard in their classrooms and therefore do not have enough experience. On the other hand, I will have a handful of teachers that I have…"
"I would do a survey or ask your teachers what they want to learn. Some ideas might include how to download and insert animations into a Notebook file, how to use the object animations in the properties tab, how to download movie clips, and how to…"
"I'd have the teachers sign up for this Ning and show them how to use the search engines on the site to look for specific Notebook files. I'd also record the presentation so others can view it later. (Thanks in advance for doing this!)"
I am preparing to do a 45 minute workshop on Advanced SMARTBoard. It occurred to me as I was sorting through materials that what seems advanced to me isn't advanced to a classroom teacher. So I am looking for suggestions. If you were giving this workshop, what would you include?
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I am an educational technology specialist in the Francis Howell School District. I work with teachers from 10 different elementary schools. I am a certified eMINTS teacher and taught fourth grade for six years. In addition I am an adjunct professor for Missouri Baptist University teaching graduate and undergraduate classes in educational technology.
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I'd have the teachers sign up for this Ning and show them how to use the search engines on the site to look for specific Notebook files. I'd also record the presentation so others can view it later. (Thanks in advance for doing this!)
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When: Monday July 8 and Tuesday July 9, 2013
Where: Naperville Central High School in Naperville, IL (Just west of Chicago)
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Times: Thursday Noon-9pm, Friday 8am-5pm
Who: Novice SMARTBoard Users, Any Subject, Any Grade
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We finally got to episode 90. This podcast describes the Activity Builder and how you can incorporate that into your daily lessons. There are some really cool things in it. Also, we discuss how to make a theme for your lesson.
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We finally got to episode 90. This podcast describes [...]