Whiteboards in the Classroom

The days of using just dry erase markers is long gone. Here are some options to better engage your students … or administrators.


35 Whiteboard Hacks Every Teacher Can Really Use

We Are Teachers. Whiteboards are a staple in most classrooms these days, and they have so many uses. That’s why, together with our friends at EPSON, we’ve rounded up the best ways to keep your boards sparkling clean with DIY tips and tricks. We’ve also found creative ideas for decorating, organizing, and making the most…  learn more

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7 Games to Play in the Classroom with an Interactive Whiteboard

Finding the right games to play in the classroom is an effort worth making. After all, we’re talking better lesson quality and improved student engagement. Research has shown that gamified activities can bring more enjoyment in class and better knowledge retention, boosting everyone’s morale — educators and pupils alike. Add an interactive whiteboard to the mix and you’re…  learn more

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ClassroomScreen Overview

Learn how you can use Classroomscreen to teach your class from one "screen". By using Classroomscreen, you only have to share one tab with students when you are teaching remotely, concurrently, or in a hybrid model.  CottenTechCoach  learn more

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Common Sense: Explains Everything

Explain Everything Whiteboard is a presentation and whiteboard app available on the web as well as Android, iOS/iPadOS, and Chrome.  Classic presentation tool continues to evolve. Teachers can use Explain Everything to create videos that students can watch, or to give live presentations. It's a tool that works really well in flipped or virtual scenarios, or simply as a backbone…  learn more

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Teach anything from anywhere. Explain any concept and instantly share your thoughts with others. Free Download Educreations is a unique interactive whiteboard and screencasting tool that's simple, powerful, and fun to use. Annotate, animate, and narrate nearly any type of content as you explain any concept.  learn more

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Explain Everything

Explain Everything is a unique interactive screencasting whiteboard app for the Applie iPad. Allows you to record, share and view presentations around the world.  learn more

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FigJam for Education

Collaborative, online whiteboard for teams.  learn more

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How to clean up whiteboard photos with apps

For those of us still using whiteboards, DJ Chuang surveys past and current applications that can transform a photo of a whiteboard, remove the glare and fix the perspective, all with a just few clicks.  learn more

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TCEA TechNotes. This website, Math Whiteboard, was designed by math educators to provide a collaborative way to experience mathematics principles. They looked at research on the best ways to learn math and applied them in creating their math tool. And did I mention that it’s completely free for teachers, tutors, and students, always and forever?…  learn more

Teach Taxes in Grades 6-8 with This “Help! What Happened to My Paycheck?”

Lesson for the Interactive Whiteboard. That first paycheck can come as a shock if you’re not prepared. We’re talking about taxes, of course. It’s an important life lesson (and math lesson, too), which is why we’ve put together this interactive whiteboard lesson all about paychecks and taxes. Try this “What Happened to My Paycheck?” lesson with your 6th-8th graders! BY KIMMIE FINK APR 12, 2023  learn more