Reviewer: Lauren J. Ormsby
Position: PreK-12 Principal
District/School: Ripley Central School District/ Ripley Central School
Number of Students in School: 341
Product Used: Livescribe Echo Smartpen
One school wide goal we have is to increase student independence and awareness of their learning goals. Technology is one of the ways we hope to accomplish this goal. We use several assistive/instructional technologies at our district to work towards this goal. The Livescribe is one of the technologies used. The Livescribe not only gives students the ability to control the pace of their learning, but it allows them to replay, critique and participate in their learning.
When I first demonstrated the Livescribe Echo Smartpen to teachers, they were…