Social media has quickly evolved from a personal communication vehicle to a tool for professional sharing and collaboration. However, the lines between the two can often be blurred, and while they can easily be kept separate, many schools and educators remain reluctant to step into the mainstream way of communicating to push and enhance curriculum with tools that students innately respond to... (Full Article)
AVer Video Conferencing provides CCS with a scalable video solution allowing the district to expand their IVC program
"The ability to connect students globally and immerse them in real world cultures and experiences gives many of them (students) opportunities outside these walls they may never have otherwise." - Ms. Sarah LaAsmar, IB Instructor, Columbus Alternative High School (Full Article)
AVer document cameras are many tools in one. Learn how you can incorporate this easy and powerful tool in your curriculum.
Our pick for this month: Things that Conduct Electricity
"Using a document camera, students will observe, describe, and compare materials that conduct electricity with those that do not conduct electricity.
"A teacher showing and modeling an experiment with TabCam, then leaving it going while she engages small groups around the classroom increases her ability to reach more students. Teachers and students can also record themselves, play it back to the class, annotate over their content, or post it to online venues so no one misses any part of the instruction."
Erica Kotzer, Technology Support Facilitator, Pembroke Pines, FL
"What you can do with TabCam and the app leads right into the way testing is going to be for new Common Core Standards. I love the ability to annotate and edit, as it's so authentic for the kids to be able to put their own work up and see what corrections are needed, where they need to add, and to interact with it as a whole."
Kathy Schlief, Teacher, Campbell, CA
"We came across AVer's TabSync while looking for a good cart that would both sync and charge our iPads, but didn't cost a fortune. So far we purchased 17 carts and love them. They are dependable and have a good layout and design for our current needs."
Jennie Swoboda, Technology Coordinator, Eau Claire Area School District, Eau Claire, WI
"AVer's 'Test Drive' program is phenomenal! Nothing helps answer customers concerns or questions like being able to use the product themselves, and that is precisely what this program enables. My customer received a demo unit the next day after we spoke with Mark at AVer. It literally took minutes to install and he was on a conference call with Mark in no time. My customer was amazed at the resolution and clarity of the unit."
Kevin Rhoads, Account Manager, CDW
"It has been a wonderful experience working with AVer solutions. I presented our sales rep, Mike Hiller, with our situation and he was quick to respond with a solution. I found AVer's tech support to be very insightful and was always just a phone call away..."
J. Todd Chicchirichi, Technology Resource Faciliator, Head Technologist, Jefferson County Schools
"AVer provided us with a great turn-key solution to our VC needs. We wanted 'quality' and 'ease of use'. We received both with our AVer HVC 310 VC system. Customer support was above expectations. They answered questions directly, and provided all the follow up we needed. Great company!"
Chris Oar, Owner, Outback Media