Mimio is offering a free webinar on January 24th, 2013, led by Dr. Jenny House of RedRock Reports. Dr. House will discuss the 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant. There will be time at the end of the webinar for you to ask Dr. House your questions.
Did you miss the Reading Comprehension Strategies to Reach Every Student Webinar on Thursday, October 4th 2012, where Reading/Literacy Coordinator Dr. Linda Baker of the Tangipahoa Parish School District and Janet Webb, Leader of Implementation at Mimio will walked through the literacy tools used for identifying the reading levels, reading challenges, and progress of student readers at every level in the Tangipahoa Parish district. Download the archived presentation here!
The Mimio Customer Care Team works with Teachers and Administrators to make reading program implementation as easy as possible. We can create Teacher Accounts and update student information and placement throughout the year so that teachers can focus on what they do to best – teaching!
Learning to comprehend text is perhaps the most essential skill that students learn in school. Reading with understanding is a key skill they will use for the remainder of their lives – whether they read for pleasure, for work, or to engage in civic life. Unfortunately, far too many students struggle to read and comprehend, and educators struggle with how to best help these students.
I am often asked the question, “How effective are interactive teaching technologies in the classroom?” More often than not, this question refers to interactive whiteboards in particular. While there are numerous studies available that may or may not provide an answer to this question, depending on your point of view, I tend to think and answer this question a little differently than most.
It seems like summer vacation just began, yet here we are in mid-August. That means it's back-to-school time! And for many children, it means starting school for the very first time. Whether attending public, private, or home school, kids who are just starting out may feel a little apprehensive.
Hopefully by now you've heard that Mimio launched three new products at ISTE 2012 last month. Here is your chance to see our General Manager, Manny Perez, discuss those new products and demonstrate them for Kurt Eisele-Dyrli from District Administration magazine.
According to a 2011 report from the National Center of Education Statistics, only about one third of the nation's fourth graders and one third of its eighth graders are proficient in reading comprehension. To better address the challenge of helping students reach grade-level proficiency, Mimio, a global leader in interactive teaching technologies, introduces MimioReading™, a research-based supplemental reading comprehension program for grades 3-8. The software suite's advanced design uses both individualized adaptive reading instruction and whole-group reading lessons for interactive whiteboards to improve reading test scores.