TITLE

Increase engagement, accountability, and tech-readiness with portable interactive technology

PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
District Administration;Feb2013, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article describes the case of Cottonwood Oak Creek School District in Arizona which made use of Mimio technology to increase student engagement and technological proficiency. The school received a technology grant from the state in 2010 and invested it in Mimio products. MimioVote is a handheld response device, while MimioVote is an interactive whiteboard. Technology integration coach Kathy Epperson reports that student engagement has risen since the implementation of the technologies.
ACCESSION #
88841193

 

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