Robotic device allows student to rejoin the classroom

Double from Double Robotics gives you a physical presence at school when you can’t be there in person.  double robotics Double is being used in higher education in many ways, including building hybrid classrooms with both online and in-person students, to enable professors to continue teaching when they move out of state, and even in library services for giving remote tours and showcasing innovative technology. Bringing the rich learning environment of a classroom to a homebound or hospitalized student can be very difficult. Double enables the remote student to join the classroom in realtime, interact with other students one-on-one, and participate in group discussion. The telepresence robot is a revolutionary tool for homebound students. Double is helping to save school districts tens of thousands of dollars in their Professional Development budgets. Through partnerships with service providers, like Lindamood-Bell and TinyEYE Therapy Services, experts can join the classroom remotely, while maintaining a mobile presence. The remote expert no longer wastes time driving around the district or flying around the country. You can get more PD for your budget or re-allocate that budget to other learning activities. Double Robotics helped Eric Tuthill, an 18 year old student suffering from dysautonomia. Eric’s dysautonomia — also known as autonomic neuropathy — often forces him to stay at home. The vibrations from the short drive from his Lake Ann home to Traverse City can create side effects that last more than a week. His mother, Julianne Tuthill, assesses the risks every time they leave the house. The family seized the opportunity when TBAISD’s assistive technology team suggested using Double 2 Telepresence Robot to all Eric to attend school while at home.  Read the full story here. To get more information or pricing for your district please contact Educate-me.net today.

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Introducing Promethean ActivTable!

ActivTable3Although interactive boards and walls are the craze right now, why don’t you get your hands on an interactive table? With the Promethean ActivTable you can have up to six students working together or individually using educational activities, applications, and tools. Motivate students to work together to achieve a common goal or focus on one student’s personal efforts to complete educational games or problems. You will have access to view each student’s work, progress, time spent on work, collaboration tools used, and so much more! ActivTable   Promethen ActivTable offers a variety of interactive tools, including keyboards, musical instruments, math tools, and web browsers! All tools are customizable to fit your needs! With it’s HD LCD 46″ display, ActivTable provides ample room for collaboration. This mutli-touch table is wheelchair accessible facilitates peer learning while also allowing differentiation.     ActivTable2 The Promethean ActivTable is a multi-user interactive touch screen table designed for small group learning. Students will be encouraged to participate in project-based activities where students are able to interact and collaborate using individual tools, web browsers, resources and activities. Using the Promethean Activity Builder, a free, web-based application, educators can create additional activities for use on to complement lessons and teaching objectives.    

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ActivPanel: The Newest Craze In Interactive Learning

Promethean ActivPanelModernize your classroom and create a truly engaging learning experience using one of the most popular products Promethean has to offer: its interactive flat panel – ActivPanel! This exceptional panel reveals brilliant colors and crisp details to boost readability ensuring the best learning experience for students of all ages. Teachers are able to actively participate in lessons at the display with just a swipe, pinch or zoom. The intuitive interface makes the experience natural whether you’re writing with the digital pen or using multi-touch gestures.

Amazing Displays That Comes in Four Different Panel Sizes!ActivPanel

With full HD and 4k Ultra HD picture quality, powerful and captivating interactive software, and an intuitive touchscreen, this interactive flat panel exceeds everyone’s expectations.This extraordinary panel comes in four sizes (55″, 65″, 70″, and 84″) to ensure an optimal viewing experience for all students no matter where in the room they are seated! With its 4mm acid etched, anti-glare and anti-reflective, glass surface, Promethean’s ActiveGlide Technology provides an extremely durable glass surface, creating a smooth and seamless touch experience whether you’re scrolling through a web page, taking notes, or zooming in on a photo. As tough as quartz and as smooth as ice!

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Students can interact using a digital pen or their finger! Digital pen and stylus are designed for the ergonomics and mechanics of both left and right handed writers. Using multi-touch gestures, exceptionally smooth and responsive interaction is always guaranteed. Smooth interaction and full HD quality isn’t the only thing this panel brings to the table! Using any mobile device, students are able to receive, send, or participate in digital lesson content making lessons even more interactive than ever! Teachers are able to observe and intervene with individual work teams while mirroring lesson content from anywhere in the classroom by simply using a mobile device!

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ActivPanel Technical Overview

Models / Sizes The ActivPanel is available in 55″, 65”, and 70” HD and 84″ 4K Ultra HD displays. Options The ActivPanel’s suite of premium stands include a fixed wall mount, adjustable wall mount, adjustable tilt frame wall mount, adjustable mobile stand, or non-adjustable mobile stand. Multi-User Capability Multi-user capability on the ActivPanel is dependent upon the application software and operating system used. Within multi-user applications such as Promethean’s ActivInspire software, Windows 7 and Windows 8, up to ten users can work simultaneously on the ActivPanel. Works with ActivInspire, ClassFlow, ClassFlow Connect, ActivSoundBar, ActivExpression, ActiVote, ActiView. Connectivity The ActivPanel offers an array of input ports, including HDMI, USB 3.0 and open pluggable specification (OPS). Power AC 100~240V Operating Systems Windows™, OS X™, Linux™ and Chrome OS ™ Software Access to ActivInspire Professional Edition Software is included. For links to download ActivInspire Professional Edition, please visit this page. To learn more about how ActivInspire Professional Edition Software can be used with third party products, please download this PDF. Warranty 3-Year Return for Repair Warranty, including an option for a purchasable two-year extended warranty.