Collaboration is an important part of a student’s learning experience. When students work together to complete a task or project, they have the opportunity to learn from one another. It is important for students to be able to share ideas with each other and work together towards a common goal. Collaborative activities peak students’ interest and often helps them achieve a greater understanding of what they are learning.
With many schools participating in BYOD and 1:1 programs, students are using their own devices to learn. In order for students to have collaborative learning experiences with these devices, they need to have access to the right collaborative technology. Collaborative systems allow students to participate in interactive learning through many different devices, helping to enrich their educational experiences.
There are many different devices, systems and technology available in the K-12 market that support collaboration. Click through the slideshow to discover five collaborative technologies that will inspire students to work together.