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Navigating the Issues Surrounding Cell Phone Use to Access Textbooks

The negative connotation surrounding cell phone use in the classroom continues to grow as technology increases. However, there are benefits to cell phone use that can often be overlooked. Changing the narrative of cell phones as distractions, to cell phones as beneficial educational tools, can help foster stronger engagement between teachers and students and save…

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Graphing Calculators and Affordability

As an educator, you most likely understand the importance of using graphing calculators in the classroom. However, you also likely understand how expensive graphing calculators can be to purchase for your students and may have had students come to you with concerns about how costly the technology can be. Here, the educational technology professionals at…

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Benefits of Using a SMART Board in the Classroom

In an age where educational technology is surpassing the need for the conventional white board, innovative SMART Boards offer the benefits of technology, convenience, easy maintenance and student interaction all in one package. Here, the educational technology professionals at SchoolMart detail the top five benefits of implementing SMART Board technology in your classroom. SMART Boards…

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iPads vs. Chromebooks: Which is Preferred in a Classroom Setting?

Because more teachers today incorporate technology into their daily lesson plans to supplement traditional teaching methods, it is useful to know the different types of educational technology and the functions they serve. Here, the educational technology suppliers at SchoolMart compare iPads to Chromebooks so you can make an informed decision about which device would work…

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Teachers Express Positive Attitudes Towards Technology in Education

A recent survey shows an overwhelming support amongst educators concerning the expanding role of technology in schools. In previous years, this survey has shown that teachers have expressed support for technology as it related to the learning experience, but now teachers also express a positive attitude about where technology could head as an evolving entity…

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How Technology Improves Higher Education

When used as a supplement to, and not a substitute for, traditional education, technology can go a long way to help improve the academic landscape in colleges and universities. Here, the technology aficionados at SchoolMart detail ways that technology can improve higher education. ¬†Technology Allows Students to Learn on Their Time The use of technology…

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Proper Headphone and Earbud Use for Auditory Health

Headphones and earbuds are great tools that allow students to listen to educational content in a private, individualized way; however, improper use can lead to discomfort and even hearing damage. Here, the educational product providers at SchoolMart detail best practices when using headphones and earbuds to ensure students maintain good auditory health. Do Not Use…

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The Debate on Website Blocking in Schools

Website blocking in schools has been a divisive subject since its inception, with some claiming it stifles student freedom and creativity, and others claiming that schools have a moral imperative to protect students from obscene or offensive content. Here, the educational technology professionals at Schoolmart present both sides of the website blocking debate. The Case…

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Tips for Using Social Media as a Teacher

More and more employers are analyzing the social media pages of their current and prospective employees to help determine whether they wish for them to begin or continue working for them. This is especially true of teachers, whose child-centered and more public position can be negatively impacted by what they post online. Here, the education-resource…

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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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