Is App Nap Freezing Your Interactive Projector?

App Nap

We were alerted to App Nap when we recently spoke with a customer who had several interactive projectors with the same problem – the pen would freeze and stop working. Users could still use the mouse and the Mimio software, but they were not able to use the frozen pen with the interactive projector. If […]

Fly Flutterby Project Using Justand Has Us All “Aflutter”

Flutterby Project with Justand

This cool Fly Flutterby project using the Justand & iPad has us all aflutter. Yes, that’s right…aflutter.  That would only be appropriate since the project was inspired by the book Far Flutterby by Karen Kingsbury, the story of a struggling caterpillar who comes to realize that the struggle is what gives him wings. After gaining […]

Is Your Chalk Tray Wreaking Havoc with Your MimioProjector Touch Projector?


Dustin happened upon a little idiosyncrasy last week as he was visiting schools with some newly installed MimioProjector Touch Projectors and it turns out the little thing that was causing big problems was the dry erase board chalk tray. Users noticed that the mouse was acting erratically and would often get stuck at the bottom of the […]

Mimio Update Extends Collaborate Feature to Every Student


The latest Mimio update is the update we’ve been waiting for! This Mimio update extends the Collaborate feature to every student (up to 50). With the latest software update  – MimioStudio 11.3 – working in conjunction with the latest app update – MimioMobile 3 – on each student device, teachers now have the option of […]

A Computer Teacher’s Thoughts on


As a company, we are always on the lookout for interesting products and technologies that we feel can make a positive impact on student learning. This fall, we were introduced to a company called and were immediately intrigued by the solutions they offer. ET Team Member Cathy Frank and I were lucky enough to […]

Livescribe News: Sky Wifi Smartpen and Fixing OLED Display Issues


There’s been two new happenings on the Livescribe front recently that we wanted to make sure we shared with our customers and readers. Sky Wifi Smartpen Being Discontinued We found out this week that the Sky wifi smartpen line is being discontinued completely as of April 30th. We already, as of last week, have absolutely […]

HoverCam Software: Which One Do I Need?


The HoverCam Solo 8 actually uses multiple software programs – Flex 10, FlexView and FlexCap – and choosing the right one is dependent upon your operating system and the user intent.  The notes below might give you a better understanding of the available HoverCam software and which of these you will want to install on […]

GradeCam 3 Gets More New Updates


GradeCam just keeps pulling rabbits out of their hat and amazing us with incredible updates to their already exceptional product!  Here’s more that were added to GradeCam 3 last week… 1.  GradeCam released Gridded Responses to GradeCam 3. You will be able to now enter numeric responses.  You can access gridded responses when determining what […]

There’s Never Been A Better Time to Purchase a MimioTeach! No, seriously…


When we say there’s never been a better time to purchase a MimioTeach we aren’t joking around. We got word recently that the MimioTeach is going up in price and we want to let you, our awesome customers, know so that you can plan accordingly. As of December 1, 2014, the price of the MimioTeach […]

Are You Incorporating Technology Into Your Early Childhood Education Program?


We were so happy to read the blog post last week by Mimio,  Harmony Early Childhood Center Proves It: Technology Benefits Students – No Matter What Age, recognizing Harmony Early Childhood Center in Olathe, Kansas, as well as teachers Kim Buenger and Paige Moran and the amazing things they have done with MimioMobile. You might […]