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Activboard 500 Pro | ActivboardNZ

Activboard 500 Pro | ActivboardNZ | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
The ActivBoard 500 Pro system, an essential part of Promethean's ActivClassroom, raises the standard for interactive display systems with its intuitive pen + touch capability. Students today expect the ability to engage ...
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Active in Action 1: Getting to Grips with an Active Classroom - PrometheanPlanet

Active in Action 1: Getting to Grips with an Active Classroom - PrometheanPlanet | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
I have found the tools of ActivInspire a real inspiration for developing an interactive learning environment. There are many different ways of gaining and maintaining student focus.
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English teacher reflects on her ActivClassroom journey « Its All ...

English teacher reflects on her ActivClassroom journey « Its All ... | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
Ms. Sueoka beautifully chronicles her Promethean ActivClassroom journey, articulating feelings and perspectives experienced by many of us as we strive to meaningful integrate a new technology tool. ...
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Benefits of Clicker Technology

Benefits of Clicker Technology | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
The benefits of clicker technology are becoming more and more known to educators across the country. Find out what all the buzz is about surrounding the benefits of clickers!
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Some Basic Active Learning Strategies

Some Basic Active Learning Strategies | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
Engaging students in individual or small group activities–pairs or trios especially–is a low-risk strategy that ensures the participation of all.
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The real power of #IWBs « Technology Tips

The real power of #IWBs « Technology Tips | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
When I say Promethean, I mean the ActivBoard, but when she said Promethean, she meant the ActivClassroom. These are two very different things and it is through an understanding of both that we see the real power of IWBs ...
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EtherPad: Energizing and Engaging Classrooms Everywhere

Educators everywhere will see a web-based, collaborative, real-time editor, that allows students to simultaneously edit a text document, and see all of the part...
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Flow – A Measure of Student Engagement

Flow – A Measure of Student Engagement | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
The characteristics of “Flow” according to Czikszentmihalyi are:
1. Completely involved, focused, concentrating – with this either due to innate curiosity or as the result of training
2. Sense of ecstasy – of being outside everyday reality
3. Great inner clarity – knowing what needs to be done and how well it is going
4. Knowing the activity is doable – that the skills are adequate, and neither anxious or bored
5. Sense of serenity
6. Timeliness – thoroughly focused on present, don’t notice time passing
7. Intrinsic motivation – whatever produces “flow” becomes its own reward
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Twitter and Classroom Engagement | Valerie A. Futch

Twitter and Classroom Engagement | Valerie A. Futch | ActivClassroom | Scoop.it
"So, perhaps it is possible to see two avenues for Twitter pedagogy (Twitagogy?): one that allows for the breadth of knowledge distribution, consumption and sharing; and another that allows for depth, as the Cac.ophony post suggests, and using Twitter as an actual tool for writing, critical thinking, summarizing..."
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