How to Afford Interactive Whiteboards

March 2011
Tech & Learning;Mar2011, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p44
The article offers information on the number of interactive whiteboards (IWBs) integrated by schools in the U.S. It states that Hamilton Township School District in New Jersey has 42 IWBs with a total cost of 73,910 dollars. Georgia's Forsyth County School has 3,000 Promethean interactive whiteboard system with a total cost of 5.4 million dollars. Furthermore, the Milton-Union Exempted Village Schools in Ohio has 100 Smart Boards with a total cost of 120,000 dollars.


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