Dipity (Create Timelines)

by Amanda Richards, Instructional Development Services Lab Assistant
Dipity was developed and founded by Derek Dukes and BJ Heinley in April of 2007.  Their overall idea was to create an online visual representation of history that would enable better research to be conducted by users of the Internet.
Dipity is a free digital timeline creation website [...]

SmartBoard Gallery/Template Lessons

By Carlo Daniels, Instructional Development Services Graduate Assistant
Whether you are using Notebook’s built-in gallery or using an existing template from SMART Board’s website, there exists a vast array of educational resources to work with when creating interactive Notebook lessons and activities.
The Gallery
The gallery contains many different categories of resources that include, but are not limited [...]

Mimio Interactive Whiteboards

Part one of a two part series on interactive whiteboard technology
Are you looking for a way to increase Engagement, Motivation and Knowledge Retention in your classroom? Look no further! Interactive whiteboards deliver engaging visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learning experiences in the classroom.
Interactive whiteboards are touch-sensitive screens, or devices that when combined with software tools makes [...]