A web whiteboard is a learning space where both teachers and students can write and interact with students in real time via the internet.
Here's what the LearnCube whiteboard looks like:
What are the key characteristics:
- Teachers and students can write and draw on the whiteboard at the same time (i.e. practice together)
- The whiteboard embeds multi-media resources (e.g. video, PDF, links so that you don't need to share your screen)
- The whiteboard can be accessed on any device (e.g. the teacher’s laptop or the student’s tablet) which means it's very effective with distance learning and using with a video conferencing software like Skype.