The Livescribe Smartpen: Helping Students with ADHD

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October is ADHD Awareness Month and we wanted to bring to light an incredible assistive technology tool for helping students with ADHD in the classroom – the Livescribe smartpen. We’ve shared the quote above at many Livescribe trainings, and although we’re not sure of the original source, it describes the smartpen in the classroom perfectly. […]

Face Your Fears and Model the Courage to Try

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Tomorrow, October 14th, is Face Your Fears Day, a great day for educators to reflect on how we can use facing our own fears in the classroom to be a model of courage for our students. Incorporating new ideas, techniques and technologies in the classroom is difficult for many educators simply because of fear – […]

Webinar Opportunity: Seamless Integration of Curriculum & Technology

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Mimio has announced an upcoming webinar opportunity: Seamless Integration of Curriculum and Technology. We were excited to see that the webinar will be presented by a local instructional technologist of Bennington Public Schools in Bennington, Nebraska –  Jason Schmidt. Jason is also a Mimio Certified Trainer and a NETA Board Member. In this webinar, you’ll […]

Livescribe Changes Coming (Good Ones!) for Echo and Pulse Livescribe Users

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Well, the changes recently announced by Livescribe coming for Echo and Pulse services sure sound good to us! A recent email sent out to Livescribe users notified users of an updated Livescribe Desktop application being released this fall called Echo Desktop. Key Updates in Echo Desktop Improved support for the latest versions of Mac OS […]