Students can interact in jams in lots of ways: Students can brainstorm and create in small groups face to face on one device. Share an “everyone can edit” link with students in Google Classroom for whole-class collaboration. In remote or online settings, students can work together in small groups in the same jam.
Can students contribute to Jamboard?
Jamboard puts a whiteboard on any tablet in a student’s hand. Students or teachers can create Jams, share them, and collaborate on them synchronously. Collaborators can add images from their device or an in-app search, drawings, text, and stickers.
What is Jamboard used for?
Jamboard is one smart display. Quickly pull in images from a Google search, save work to the cloud automatically, use the easy-to-read handwriting and shape recognition tool, and draw with a stylus but erase with your finger – just like a whiteboard.
How do I participate in Jamboard?
From your phone or tablet:
- Download the Jamboard app on your mobile device from the Play Store or the Apple® App Store®.
- On your phone or tablet, open the Jamboard app.
- Tap Menu Join by Jam code.
- Enter the code and tap Join.
Is Jamboard free for students?
Yes, as an app and platform is free. You can also use it through tablets, smartphones, and even web browsers. Jamboard starts at USD $4,999 (includes 1 Jamboard display, 2 styluses, 1 eraser, and 1 wall mount) with a one-time management and support fee payment of USD $600.
Can students edit a Jamboard?
You can give all students editing rights on a Jamboard so that they can actually contribute to a class discussion in a visual way. Nothing can beat the feeling of empowerment for a student when they are given the opportunity to drive their own learning. Once the lesson is done, you can revoke editing access.
Can students use Jamboard without a Google account?
Yes and no. You can use the Jamboard app on a tablet, smartphone, and from a browser with the Jamboard web app.
Can you meet Jamboard with Google?
Use Jamboard with Google Meet hardware
You can use Jamboard and Google Meet hardware together in video meetings. You can pair devices in the same room, then use Jamboard to quickly join meetings and present the screen to the participants.
What is Jamboard and how does it work?
Google Jamboard is a whiteboard-like 4K touch display you can use for meetings and presentation purposes. Turn it on, draw on it, flip through slides on it, whatever. Google has added G Suite support to Jamboard, so users will be able to directly access and edit Docs, Sheets, Slides, and photos stored in Drive.
Can I use Jamboard in Microsoft teams?
The Jamboard app provides all the same functionality of the interactive display, making it possible for teams to communicate and collaborate from their tablet or smartphones as well.
Can I use Jamboard with zoom?
You can launch an audio-only Zoom meeting with your participants and share a Jamboard link with them. With the Zoom meeting running in the background, you and the participants will be able to talk amongst each other while editing the Jamboard session in real time.
How do I open my Jamboard?
To create a new Jamboard, open the tool with a browser that is already logged in to your Google account. Once you arrive on the Jamboard main page, click the + button to create a new board (Figure A). Creating a new Google Jamboard is just a click away.