Yes, EdTech has a lightboard!
Not sure what it is or what to do with it? Think weatherperson on the evening news: the lightboard is an illuminated sheet of glass that acts much like classroom whiteboards. Except that the presenter faces her audience as she lectures, draws and indicates areas of importance on prepared projections. Recorded on video, lightboards energise your message and create the illusion of real-time interaction. EdTech is embarking on a pilot project across many disciplines in an attempt to familiarise faculty with this tool. If you’re interested in exploring it further, contact Karen Budra firstname.lastname@example.org to chat about possibilities. One faculty member who’s already mastered the technology, Yue-Ching Cheng, has kindly offered to share his lightboard video as exemplar: