I just know you’re going to love this – whether you teach Kindergarten or college, Spelling or Trigonometry…this site is really something that all educators can use daily! It’s called ClassroomScreen, and it is precisely that. It is a background screen that you can project and just sort of leave up all day. It has a handy tool bank across the bottom of the screen full of things we all need, love, and use in our classrooms all the time. ClassroomScreen just puts it all in one place – with one brilliantly simple interface – so that all the tools are accessible to you all day long!
After you open the ClassroomScreen website, begin customizing your screen. You choose the background image from a very nice selection of photos:
Just look at all of those tools across the bottom! They’re very self-explanatory, so I’m just going to give you a quick little photo tour of what they’ll look like on your screen:
There’s not much else to say except that I think a tool like this is remarkably handy. There is a brief little YouTube video about ClassroomScreen that shows you how this works, but I’m pretty sure you already have it figured out. Have fun!
I’ll be really curious to know if any of you end up using this during the school year, so drop me a comment to let me know what you think of it. If you’re reading this on my blog, just enter comments here, or you can find this posted on my Facebook page (Integration Innovation) and I’m also on Twitter as @kerszi – Thanks!