A Study on Smart Boards in Education
Keywords:Smartboard, Attitude, Secondary School Teachers, Stream, Qualification and Experience.
Smart board is one of the important applications of educational technology that
was first produced in 1991. No doubt, use of smart board has proved to be a milestone in the
field of education, yet there is difference in the attitude of different educationists regarding
effectiveness of smart board in teaching-learning process. The major research questions
was directed in the study is what is secondary school teachers’ attitude towards Smart board
usage in relation to their stream, qualification and experience? The findings revealed that
there are three levels of attitude of teachers towards smart board usage i.e favorable, neutral
and unfavorable. There is a lot of variation in attitude of teachers towards smart board usage
in relation to stream, experience and qualification.