Category: K-12

2016 Collaboration Showcase

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Have you ever gone to a craft bazaar, art exhibit or car show and totally underestimated the time you’d spend browsing around? That’s what happened to me last month during The Chariot Group’s 2nd annual Collaboration Showcase. Goodness, there was a…

Updating SMART Firmware

SMART Firmware Update

If you haven’t checked for firmware updates on your SMART Board, you are missing improvements to your user experience! Firmware is a small set of software on a hardware device. Taking advantage of firmware updates when they are available may…

The Ah-Ha Moment Accelerated

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

I am a member of the consulting community; I have been for over 10 years. While I started as a Human Resources consultant, I eventually moved into the “Organizational Performance” arena. What this means is I focused on helping my clients improve the performance…

What’s New With SMART Notebook 16

SMART Technologies has done a great job at keeping up with regular updates and improvements to their Notebook software, and Notebook 16 is no exception. Here are some of the improvements and new features that you will enjoy using in this new version:…

Pedagogy and the Art of Technology

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Pedagogy…that’s a fun word to say, even if you pronounce it wrong.  It means the art, science or profession of teaching. Webster says you pronounce it “pe-də-ˌgō-jē” unless you’re British. (Let’s face it, if you’re British, you can pronounce pedagogy any…