Education: teaching the smart way.

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The once ubiquitous blackboard is taking a back seat as the white Smart Board makes inroads into classrooms, presentation and training spaces, changing for good the way knowledge is transferred in places of learning.

Ideal for remote and distant schools in rural Africa, where teaching aids are scarce, the Smart Board combines the power of a projector, computer and whiteboard, enabling teacher and demonstrator to do anything that's possible on a computer. A touch on the Smart Board brings to life key points, accesses applications and websites, and notes can be added in electronic ink.

Unlike chalked lessons on blackboard, wiped away forever with a duster, work on the...

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