A student works diligently preparing a presentation to share with the class. Presentation time comes, and the student logs in to the teacher’s computer to share it on the classroom screen. This transition can use a chunk of precious class time. The ability to share student screens on the classroom’s big screen is an important part of any one to one program. Google has made it quick and easy to share student screens with the Google Cast for Education app. Here's how it works:
The classroom screen is no longer about what the teacher shares. It’s about allowing each student to show off their work, reveal knowledge, or even share a discovery.
Dana Lane is a Technology Coordinator, and Kristy Graham is an Instructional Technology Specialist - both at Rivercrest School District. They are passionate about technology and learning and enjoy sharing this passion with teachers and students.