Central Texas schools buy digital whiteboards with stimulus money

Some 3,300 students in central Texas will be using digital whiteboards in their classrooms this year after the region was awarded $1 million in federal stimulus funds to purchase the high-tech devices. The boards, which cost about $5,000 each -- not including software and supplemental equipment -- were tested in some of the districts last year and found to be especially helpful with elementary-school English-language learners studying math.

View Full Article in:

Austin American-Statesman (Texas) (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Vice Principal of Academics
Presentation High School
San Jose, CA