39 Interesting Ways to Use the IS-01 Interactive Whiteboard System in Your Class—Part 2

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11. Try a different approach with interactive games and apps
Interactive games can really reach reluctant learners or simply those who learn in a different way than others. TeacherLED has some high-quality (and free) interactive resources for whiteboard use, from math and English exercises to puzzles that improve thinking skills. Check them out.

39 Interesting Ways to Use the IS-01 Interactive Whiteboard System in Your Class—Part 1

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Posted Under (All Applications, All Products, APPLICATION, Document Cameras, Document Cameras in Education, Interactive Whiteboard Systems, Interactive Whiteboard Systems in Education, PRODUCT, Software and App, Staff Picks, Wishpool) by tracy_ipevo on 07-24-2014

What’s the IS-01 Interactive Whiteboard System? It’s a simple and affordable two-piece system that can turn your whiteboard (or other projector surface) into an interactive whiteboard. It does so by interfacing with your computer to control mouse movement and software apps. But explaining how IS-01 works is one thing. What can it actually do? Here are 39 real-life examples (many inspired by stories from our customers) of the IS-01 in action as it transforms learning in the classroom.

1. Control your computer remotely – use the Interactive Pen as a computer cursor
One half of IS-01, the Interactive Pen, behaves like a mouse, transforming any surface into a touchscreen. Because the Pen is compatible with so many apps, the only limit is your imagination. If you can run it on your computer, chances are you can project it and then interact with it at the board.

IS-01 Tips and Tricks #4: A “Puzzling” Solution to Make English Class Fun

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Let’s face it – English grammar and spelling aren’t the easiest (or most exciting) parts of the curriculum for many students. So why not combine these age-old subjects with some new technology – namely, the IS-01 Interactive Whiteboard System – to create some outside-the-box fun? After interacting with the material in an effective new way, your students might just start to love language.

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Have an IS-01? Share and Win Starting July 21st!

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Posted Under (All Applications, All Products, APPLICATION, Document Camera Accessories, Gear for iPad, Interactive Whiteboard Systems in Education, iPad in Education, PRODUCT, Wishpool) by tracy_ipevo on 07-21-2014

If you’ve used the IS-01 Interactive Whiteboard System in your classroom, we want to share your story to inspire other educators. And as thanks, you’ll get the chance to win free IPEVO gear! It’s all happening in our Share and Win event starting July 21st.

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6 Tips for Great eBay Pictures with iPhone and the Articulating Video Stand

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Posted Under (All Applications, All Products, APPLICATION, PRODUCT, Staff Picks) by tracy_ipevo on 07-13-2014

We’ve all been there – shady-looking eBay listings. The font is giant, red and full of misspellings, but more importantly the pictures of the product are poorly framed and out of focus. You can’t be there to see it in person, so good photos are essential for making a decision. As an eBay seller, the quality of your photos could make or break a sale.

That might lead you to think that a professional camera and tripod are the only way to get the job done. But consider what Amazon reviewer Felis Exotica from New York City had to say about using the iPhone 5S’s camera and pairing it with the Articulating Video Stand from IPEVO

How To Set Up Your iZiggi-HD Wireless Doc Cam

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Posted Under (All Products, APPLICATION, Document Cameras in Business, Document Cameras in Education, iPad in Business, iPad in Education, PRODUCT, Staff Picks) by tracy_ipevo on 06-29-2014

The iZiggi-HD Wireless Document Camera gives you the freedom to capture documents and other material anywhere in the classroom. You can then stream images right to iPad, wirelessly, to open up even more teaching possibilities.

Here’s a quick step-by-step video for setting up your iZiggi-HD camera for the first time.

Intercultural Exchange – Travel With Your Students Without Leaving the Classroom

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Arlene Tucker, an art teacher based in Finland and the creator of the Dear You international art exchange program, recently shared her experiences as an IPEVO product user.

“You set up a camera, and that’s it,” said Arlene, with respect to starting a foreign exchange class under the Dear You program she created. “It could not be easier.” Arlene explained that it’s been beneficial for her students to exchange so many ideas, homework and pieces of art with students in foreign countries.

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Nurturing Knowledge – Share a Garden with the Point 2 View Doc Cam

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Posted Under (All Applications, All Products, APPLICATION, Document Camera Accessories, Document Cameras in Education, education, PRODUCT, Staff Picks) by tracy_ipevo on 06-23-2014

Want to maximize your use of an IPEVO doc cam? Take a page from art class teacher Arlene Tucker and share a classroom garden with the world.

A Field Trip
Spring is a great time to start a garden if you’re an educator looking for a special activity that will get students interacting and out of their chairs. Arlene shared her class’ own garden in Helsinki, Finland with students in different countries using the Point 2 View USB Document Camera, Skype and Facebook.

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The Ziggi-HD Doc Cam – Helping Get the Bad Guys

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Posted Under (All Applications, All Products, APPLICATION, Document Cameras, Document Cameras in Business, PRODUCT, Staff Picks) by tracy_ipevo on 06-16-2014

How is the Ziggi-HD USB Document Camera helping police put criminals behind bars? Ask Paul Crowley, president and founder of Infinadyne. Infinadyne is a Davenport, Iowa-based software company that specializes in retrieving data from discs. This crucial evidence might just make the difference in a criminal investigation.

How to Put a Charge Into Your Classroom with the USB SuperCharger

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Posted Under (All Applications, All Products, APPLICATION, Gear for iPad, Gear for iPhone & iPod, iPad in Education, PRODUCT, Staff Picks, Wishpool) by tracy_ipevo on 06-12-2014

More and more teachers are using iPads in the classroom, whether it’s for special projects or for everyday lessons. And when you get that many tablets together — and that many young students who may or may not have perfect charging habits — keeping all the iPads charged throughout the day becomes a huge challenge.

That’s why IPEVO introduced the USB SuperCharger. The USB SuperCharger is a convenient 4-slot charging station that will keep those iPads juiced. Using just a single wall socket, teachers can keep up to 4 iPads charging.

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