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The 6 Benefits of Interactive Whiteboards in the Primary Classroom

Interactive whiteboards in primary and secondary educational facilities are quickly replacing blackboards, whiteboards and projectors for classroom lessons. The impressive flexibility, functionality and level of access that comes with interactive whiteboard teaching mean that smart boards and interactive whiteboards are only increasing in popularity among educators, teachers and schools. Apart from the obvious advantages that […]

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Office Partitioning: 5 Ways to Use Office Partitions for Efficiency

Office partitioning is an essential part of any modern workplace. Collaboration and communication are elemental to running a successful business; however, this means today’s offices are often noisy and full of distractions. There may come times when work doesn’t require collaboration and communication but needs some peace and quiet (which can be hard to come […]

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Are Chalkboards Still Used in Schools? Advantages of Chalkboards

While many chalkboards have been replaced by their newer, sleeker, whiteboard counterparts, there are still many advantages of chalkboard use in the classroom. Chalkboards and blackboards are traditional communication tools that offer a fun and functional way to facilitate lessons in schools and educational spaces.  The use of chalkboards kicked off the collaborative learning movement, […]

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8 Creative Ways to Use A Letter Board in Your Home

Looking for some letter board ideas for home décor? You’ve come to the right place. Whiteboards and Pinboards are Australia’s leading supplier of letterboards and letterboard accessories. When it comes to creative ways to use a letter board, we’ve seen and helped our customers in commercial, residential and hospitality spaces to make chic and functional […]

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How to Reduce Noise in Small Offices: Your Guide to Office Acoustics

Wondering how to reduce noise in small office spaces? You’ve come to the right place. As the leading experts in office and educational acoustics, we know how to reduce noise in small office spaces without encroaching on space. We’ve broken down all of the innovative ways that small office spaces and open-plan layout commercial spaces […]

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How to Use a Whiteboard for Organisation

Wondering how to use a whiteboard for organisation? You’ve come to the right place. A whiteboard is an excellent tool for many environments. While we’re heavily reliant on technology for many aspects of our life, whiteboards are a fantastic tool to provide physical, visual representation for team or personal organisation.  However, many whiteboard users struggle […]

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We’re Helping To Get Lydia A Smart Pup!

Update: October 7 – we’ve donated $2,748 to help get Lydia a Smart Pup! For people living with Cystic Fibrosis, every day is a struggle. Intensive physiotherapy, countless medications, and exercises to maintain a clear airway are part of the daily routine, while regular appointments with specialists and hospital procedures are necessary to manage the disease. […]

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How To Homeschool Your Kids Without Going Crazy

Step 1: don’t. While homeschooling is not the most relaxing situation, there are ways you can help keep the mental health of you and your children intact as you adjust to this new reality. Set up a dedicated space. Much like working from home, it’s important to establish boundaries between ‘school’ and ‘home’ – even […]

COVID-19 Statement

At Whiteboards and Pinboards, we are working hard to ensure we continue providing the service and products our customers need at this time, while doing our part to help stop the spread of COVID-19. As an online store, we are in the fortunate situation of being able to carry on with business for now. Many […]

8 Unique Ways To Use Whiteboards In The Classroom

As a teacher, standing in front of a whiteboard is something you do on a daily basis. Whether you’re drawing a diagram to illustrate a complex idea, or taking notes during a brainstorming session, whiteboards are a key tool in the teaching process and an integral part of most classrooms. Yet for many students on […]

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How To Give A More Memorable Presentation

Have you ever attended a presentation that seemed like it would never end? Too many presentations dwell on trivial stats and data, bore audiences with banal anecdotes and leave minds (and eyes) wandering towards smartphone screens. The thought of keeping an audience engaged in this age of shrinking attention spans is enough to give even […]

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We’re Helping Support Wildlife Affected By Bushfires

Whiteboards and Pinboards is getting behind the recovery efforts from the devastating bushfire season. Over 10 million hectares of land, dozens of lives, thousands of homes and up to a billion animals have perished in blazes across the country. Until the end of February, we’re donating 10% from all purchases of pinboards and acoustics in […]