A low-cost alternative to an interactive whiteboard

04/26/2012 | Charlotte Observer (N.C.), The

Students at a North Carolina school developed a low-cost, rudimentary interactive whiteboard using a Wii controller, a marker and $6 in supplies from an electronics store. A teacher at the school, which does not have interactive whiteboards, showed students a YouTube video explaining how to make the devices on their own. "It can do everything that a Promethium board can do, for the most part -- 85% of the functionality for 5% of the price," said teacher Josh Thornton.

View Full Article in:

Charlotte Observer (N.C.), The

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified school District
San Frnacisco, CA
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA