The overhead projections were used in the military but later on were seen in classrooms around the 1930s.
The ballpoint pen started to gain worldwide recognition as being a useful tool in the classroom and life in general.
First Computer used in classroom
1950 - 19
First Computers are used for instruction
Computer-driven flight simulator trains MIT pilots
Computers usage small computer
First computer is used with small children
(IBM 650 teaches binary arithmetic in New York City
University time sharing
1960 - 1969
University time-sharing movement begins.Mainframes are used for programming and shared utilities
The calculator's paved the way to be used today in all classrooms
Computers usage in Classrooms
1980 - 1989
Introducing the first Macintosh computer in school.
1985-touch type software utilize in classrooms
1988 laptops were invented and used as teaching tools
This is era were CD-ROM were used as storage space in classrooms. We have the introducing to the internet access to the classrooms. Around 1995 -96 instructional web pages and by the late 90s we have smart boards.
2000 - 2009
We have the I clicker. The I clicker was a clicker that allowed teachers to quickly poll students
2011 - Present
Every student was allowed to have their own laptop. The usage of i pads and mobile devices in classrooms for assignments.