Who doesn’t remember the black boards in elder schools? Who doesn’t love it? Slate pays a tribute to those amazing instruments of study and communication between teatcher and student.

Make your own wallpaper

Looking for a custom wallpaper?

Give your home the personal touch it deserves. Make your own wallpaper with your most cherished photos or designs and turn a boring blank wall into a splash of your personality. Follow the steps and have them delivered pre-cut in just a few days.