Are whiteboards an improvement for classrooms?

03/20/2011 | Record-Journal (Meriden, Conn.)

Many classrooms across the country are being equipped with interactive whiteboards, though educators are still divided over the devices' effectiveness. Teachers can use the boards to project maps and other visual images during classroom lessons or test questions during a quiz. High-school physics teacher Frank Noschese, who initially was a strong supporter of the devices, says he believes they reinforce outmoded, lecture-style teaching. "I think the teaching style has a lot more impact on the kids than a piece of equipment," he said.

View Full Article in:

Record-Journal (Meriden, Conn.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Chief Academic & Innovation Officer/ Assistant Superintendent
Kent School District
Kent, WA
School Improvement Officer
Kent School District
Kent, WA
Account Executive - Central Region
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Account Manager
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
14-0051 Education Specialist II
Space Telescope Science Institute
Baltimore, MD