Soap box

Have you ever wondered where some things got their good reputation from? And why others are condemned by common consent? Whenever people take certain things for granted just because they are repeated over and over, I feel like spoiling their party. So let me get on my soap box and ramble on about…

… how smart are smartboards really?

Smartboards are easy to hate: Firstly, they require the all-knowing teacher to learn new things. Secondly, they have a pretentious name. And finally, in our set of teaching tools they are the smart-arse type who claims to be better at everything.

Perhaps we should hold on for a minute and see, how much of this is true.