Science Teaching Series

Internet Resources

I. Developing Scientific Literacy

II. Developing Scientific Reasoning

III. Developing Scientific Understanding

IV. Developing Scientific Problem Solving

V. Developing Scientific Research Skills

VI. Resources for Teaching Science

Smart Boards

Students don't need to copy notes for all classes any more. Teachers with smart boards can simply save their files as pdfs, and then email them to theisr students. Sample physics file downloaded and distributed to students using a smartboard. Alternatively, students can take photos of the blackboard or white board with their cell phones, and then distribute them to their peers via email.

Digital Image of chalkboards in a UCSB Engineering class (Photo credit: John Herr)