Renu Sabharwal, Principal, Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya, Surajmal Vihar, documents the impact of Interactive Whiteboards (IWB)
Principal, RPVV, Surajmal Vihar
Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya got its first Interactive Whiteboard installed in October 2011. The school has a common Computer Aided Lab (CAL) which has Interactive Whiteboard installed. The lab is shared amongst teachers to teach their respective subjects as per a fixed schedule.
Impact of IWBs on the teaching learning process
“We have noticed a higher level of engagement amongst students post the installation of Interactive Whiteboard. Students are more attentive in the class when taught using the interactive whiteboards. They are also better able to comprehend the concepts and lessons taught in the class.” The school primarily uses Interactive Whiteboards to teach English, Social Studies and, Biology. “SMART Technologies collaborated with the government to install their whiteboard solutions in our school, says Renu Sabharwal’s, Principal, RPVV, Surajmal Vihar
Apart from Interactive Whiteboards the school also has a LCD Projector and scanner installed.