IWB positions

October hols roll around and DET NSW still poised to make an announcement on the procurement of IWBs (vendor support for one off placement) . My daughter’s primary school are fired up to purchase boards for every classroom. I’ve noticed a real turnaround in the schools attitude to ICT as they debate the merits of IWBs. Committing to IWBs is not proving so straight forward for many secondary schools- as the investment is higher- and other interests compete. The time and flexibility of timetabling alone can enable primary schools to better exploit the opportunities of IWBs. The recent special IWB edition [plug] of Learning, Media and Technology,Vol. 32, No. 3, September 2007,explores a few of these issues esp. Gillena et al A learning revolution. Also good to see some local contributors to this edition: esp. colleagues Jane Hunter and Sue Beveridge’s work being featured in same edition. great holiday reading…


About thand

I'm a currently working at NSW Departrment of Education & Training, Connected Classrooms Program, Sydney.
This entry was posted in Interactive whiteboards, IWBs, professional development, Public schools, schooling, Teacher. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s