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Using Your Graphing Calculator

Graphing calculators, such as the ones sold at Schoolmart, are valuable tools for math, science and technology applications; however, those who are new to using graphing calculators may find them intimidating. Here, the educational technology experts at Schoolmart provide tips and tricks for using your graphing calculator to its fullest potential. A graphing calculator is…

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How TI Made Calculators a Classroom Staple

Calculators have become so ubiquitous in the STEM classroom that it is difficult to imagine a time where they were not. Here, the school technology experts at TechMart discuss the history of TI’s classroom impact, and how calculators benefit STEM students. The first electronic calculators, much like the Casio Computer Company’s Model 14-A, were big…

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The Calculator: A Brief History

Having a basic understanding of the development of technology over the course of history can help us to predict the potential growth of technology to come. Here, the professionals at Techmart take you through the history of the calculator, and how we came to have the ubiquitous devices we use every day. It is almost…

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TI Innovator Moves Microcomputing Forward

The education technology experts at SchoolMart.com explain the functions and capabilities of TI’s newest product, created to continue incorporating STEM initiatives into classrooms. Joining a series of new programming and STEM-oriented classroom tools, the TI Innovator promises to provide middle and high school students with authentic hands-on coding and engineering experiences. The hardware is a…

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Educators and Parents Can Partner to Bridge the Digital Divide

The experts at SchoolMart.com explore the topic of the ‘digital divide,’ and provide examples of technology integration initiatives that have had positive effects on U.S. schools. Low income school districts across the country increasingly find themselves on the wrong side of what is known as the ‘Digital Divide’ – the gap in technology and internet…

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The Great Calculator Debate

SchoolMart examines both sides of the ever-present classroom debate: Should calculators be used in the teaching of basic mathematical concepts? The debate continues on whether or not calculators should be used in grade school classrooms. Studies conducted in lower grade levels have indicated the educational benefits of classroom calculator use, but many teachers still avoid…

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