Student Engagement in Higher Education – Best Practices to Explore

In 2020, higher education institutions across the country adopted distance learning practices overnight. In fact, from Fall 2019 to Fall 2020 there was a 93% increase in the number of students who were enrolled in some form of higher education distance learning. This increase in distance learning has had a massive impact on student engagement …

8 Reasons to Invest in a Vibe Smartboard for Education

As the needs and interests of students have changed over the years, so have the ways educators teach their students. The days of students primarily learning from textbooks and in-class lectures have passed and have been replaced with more hands-on and collaborative approaches that are grounded in the use of technology. We’ve seen an evolution …

Improve Student Engagement With These 8 Digital Tools

Many of us still remember when tech in the classroom meant overhead projectors and heavy box TVs strapped to wheelie carts. To say we’ve come a long way since then would be an understatement — in fact, the rising standard for classroom tools designed to improve student engagement makes everything before it seem fairly primitive …

Smartboards in the Classroom: 2022 Comparison

The need to engage traditional in-person students and remote learners in daily lesson plans has driven educators to seek technological solutions. Among the most effective and innovative tools present in the modern educational environment is smartboards in the classroom. These smart displays blend traditional teaching tools with the powerful interactive components of internet access and …

9 Ways To Use an Interactive Whiteboard for Homeschooling

As teaching at home becomes more common, parents are beginning to consider implementing the same interactive whiteboards used predominantly at schools, in their homes. If you are one of those people considering using an interactive whiteboard for at-home learning, or already have one and are looking to learn more, this is just the article for …

What is Jamboard: Using the Digital Whiteboard in a Hybrid Classroom

We are experiencing the era of the hybrid classroom — a mix of traditional in-class academics and remote learning curriculums that better address the needs of a rising generation of students. In this new age of technology-driven learning, freely available online tools like Google Jamboard are helping teachers and students communicate in real-time. Understanding the …