Not sure which doc cams you are looking at, but I've found Kris Woodington
at gov connection gave me a quote for the new Elmo for quite a bit less than
I got from anyone else for that model.


On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 6:37 AM, Joanne Finnegan <
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> Can someone please explain the advantage of having a SMART document camera
> to go with a SMARTBoard vs. having an ELMO?  If these are not to always be
> used together (i.e. the camera is on a separate cart to be used around the
> building by others, the SMART Board is in only one room), is it really worth
> the additional $200?
> This is also in a school where none of the teachers have ever used either
> before, so the learning curve with the SMARTBoard will be steep. And, the
> extra $ may be the difference between having the SMART camera and having
> additional equipment.
> Thanks for information.
> Joanne Finnegan
> Technology Integration Specialist
> Chittenden East Supervisory Union
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