Category: Tips and Tricks

This is where tips and tricks will be posted. These may contain video “how to’s”

Lesson Activity Builder: Shout It Out

Lesson Activity Builder - Shout It Out

SMART Notebook 15 introduced a new feature called the Lesson Activity Builder (LAB). This feature enables teachers to quickly and easily create interactive activities for their SMART Board.  The new Shout It Out activity takes that one step further by…

SMART Notebook 15.1

SMART has been busy over the summer creating new features for SMART Notebook and those have been released just in time for the new school year as version 15.1. This latest upgrade does require an active SMART Advantage license, which…

LAB: Flip Out!

SMART Notebook Lesson Activity Builder: Flip Out!

In Notebook 15 SMART added a new feature called the Lesson Activity Builder (LAB). One of the activities in LAB is called Flip Out! which allows a teacher to create cards that can be flipped and moved. This is great…

SMART Notebook 15: Shape Division

Shape Division

Shape Division was originally a feature included in Math Tools, a paid add-on for SMART Notebook 11. One of the major downsides of this add-on was it was only available for Windows. Mac users have been asking for the same functionality. Now, with Notebook 15, Shape…

SMART Meeting Pro: Full Whiteboard Mode

Meeting Pro Full Whiteboard

SMART Meeting Pro is a great tool for presentations and collaboration. Full Whiteboard mode offer benefits for both purposes. While giving a presentation in Meeting Pro, entering Full Whiteboard mode eliminates distractions, making the presentation more visible and clean. While collaborating with…

SMART Meeting Pro: Bookmarks

Meeting Pro Bookmarks

In a previous post I provided a brief introduction to SMART Meeting Pro. In this post I am going to introduce a feature that will take your meetings to the next level: Bookmarks. Bookmarks expand both presentation and collaboration capabilities. They do this by allowing you to set…

SMART Notebook 15: New Features

SMART Notebook April 2015

SMART Technologies continues its commitment to continually improving their software with the next version SMART Notebook 15! This version is scheduled to be available for download on April 23rd, but for those of you who just can’t wait that long,…

SMART Notebook 14.3 Release!

Holding true to their promise of quarterly updates containing new features, SMART has released the latest version of its popular SMART Notebook software. Below you will find a summary of new and improved features as well as some information on the various…