What is a SMART Board A SMART Board is an interactive whiteboard Designed in 1991 to replace the whiteboard Can be controlled using a finger, or specialty pen Ability to download software Teachers can write lesson plan at home or anywhere there is internet access Students can review and complete class work at home (Baker 2007, Starkman 2006)
How can SMART Boards be used in nursing education
SMART Boards are interactive, thus enabling the student to interact with the course content
e.g when reviewing circulation of blood in the body, the student can illustrate on the board
It always interaction with power point presentations, during the presentation the student can write on the board to clarify specific points.
SMART Boards can be used to illustrate any content that's been taught