How To Use Whiteboard

This app provides a digital workspace for teachers and students to solve problems and explain their thinking. Using three primary features, the Math Text Tool, the Writing Tool, and the Drawing Tools, math concepts can be explored in a variety of ways.

Working with Covers

Drag covers to move, or drag bottom corners to resize.

finger pointing to corner of cover indicating where to touch to resize

Hide or show a cover by tapping the eye icon.

finger pointing to center eye icon indicating where to touch to show or hide a cover

Toolbar Interface

Icon Tool Shortcut Description
start over icon Start Over esc Clear the workspace or reload the Share Code.
shade icon Cover Tool H Add a resizable cover to hide or show portions of the workspace.
math text icon Math Text Tool E Open a keypad for creating expressions and equations. Using the keyboard to add numbers and symbols also works.
Tip: Double-tap your text to edit it.
Writing tool icon Writing Tool T Enter text using your keyboard.
Tip: Double-tap your text to edit it.
drawing tool icon Drawing Tools W Open or hide the drawing tools.
duplicate tool icon Duplicate D Duplicate selected items.
trash icon Trash backspace, delete Delete selected items.
share code icon Share Code K Enter a code to open shared work.
share icon Share S Share your work with an image, a link, or a code.
info icon Info I View how-to and other information about this app.