SmartClass is a digital initiative of Educomp, which is rapidly transforming the way teachers teach and students learn in schools with innovative and meaningful use of technology. It brings in technology right next to the blackboard for teachers in the classrooms. Students learn difficult and abstract curriculum concepts watching highly engaging visuals and animations. This makes learning an enjoyable experience for students while improving their overall academic performance in school. It also enables teachers to instantly assess and evaluate the learning achieved by their students in class with an innovative assessment technology smart assessment system designed by Educomp.
Delivery Model :
SmartClass has a unique delivery model for schools. The classrooms are equipped with state of the art infrastructure complete with custom designed electronic interactive white boards, projection systems, PCs and UPS. The program is implemented in schools by Educomp completely on a turnkey basis for a nominal fee paid by schools on per student, per month basis, for agreed contract duration.
The content consists of thousands of highly animated, lesson specific, 3D and 2D multimedia modules. These modules are built with an Instructor-led design that allows the teacher to effectively transact the lesson in a typical classroom of diverse set of learners. The modules are embedded in a template that allows the teachers to teach a chosen lesson in class, frame by frame, with engaging and instructionally sound animated set of visuals while retaining complete control on the pace of delivery. The curriculum reach unfolds from kindergarten to grade twelve covering subjects like Mathematics, Science, English, EVS, Social Studies, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Geography, Economics and Business Studies.
Teachers' Tools :
- Teachers' Computer : The teacher is capable of presenting any material (presentations, documents, tables, etc.) in a digital format to the participants or students by reflecting them on large screens from this computer.
- Printed Document Camera : The teacher can share any printed documents with the participants or students by using the printed document camera. Interactive Smart Board : On the interactive smart board, the teacher is able to present the documents s/he has prepared, use his/her own handwriting in any color, and make drawings easily using ready-made shapes.
- Video Conference System : It can be used video conference system for lectures, seminars and sessions, which are physically in other locations in the world. The type of the system is "Tandberg 880 MS" and it can make connections with both IP and ISDN.