SMART Learning Suite™ (SLS) has been awarded with the Multi-Subject Collaborative Learning System category by the Education Software Review Awards (EDDIEs). The SMART Learning Suite software has also reached 15 million paid users as of early September 2016. In addition, more than 346,000 different game-based activities have been created and implemented by teachers and students this year.
Leveraging student devices and collaboration via competition, Monster Quiz is an interactive activity that helps teachers make critical thinking fun and engaging. Teachers save precious lesson preparation time and gain insight into student comprehension by easily adding engaging, curriculum-focused games to their lessons in under five minutes.
Research uncovers the interconnections between enhanced student social-emotional skill development, technology, and teaching practices, and sheds light on the best ways to utilize classroom technology to improve social and emotional skill development in the classroom.
Sixty special needs students from around the world, in grades three through seven, participated in a program using SMART software. The main objective of the project was to create a collaborative and project-based learning environment where special education students can meet new individuals and work together.
SMART has joined the Logitech Collaboration Partner (LCP). Through the LCP, SMART Technologies augments the Logitech solutions to provide a more complete and enhanced user experience that is optimized for groups to collaborate anytime and anywhere.
SMART and Foxconn Technology Group announced they have entered into an arrangement agreement under which Foxconn has agreed to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of SMART for a cash payment of US$4.50 per Common Share.
SMART announces the implementation of the SMART Learning Suite software bundle and SMART Board® 6065 interactive flat panels (IFPs) in the Orange County Public School District, located in Orlando, Fla.
SMART Technologies is now the standard provider of classroom Interactive Flat Panels, or IFPs, for the United Independent School District (United ISD), in Laredo, Texas. The district serves over 43,000 students.
SMART Technologies has earned the 2016 North American Award for Product Line Strategy Leadership from global growth partnership firm Frost & Sullivan for driving in-class interactivity and student engagement to new levels with its ground-breaking, expanded line of interactive flat panels (IFPs), used in millions of K-12 classrooms all over the world.
SMART Technologies Inc. announces that the company has been declared “conflict-free.” In addition, several of its latest interactive flat panels are now ENERGY STAR® certified. Coming on Earth Day, this news reflects the company’s strong commitment to corporate social responsibility and a sustainable future.
SMART amp collaborative learning software and SMART kapp iQ were named finalists in the 2016 EdTech Digest Awards. SMART amp was named a finalist in the Trendsetter category and SMART kapp iQ was honored as a finalist for Hardware Solutions.
Futuresource Consulting Ltd., an independent global research company, announces that SMART holds 39 percent share of interactive display sales in education in 2015 – the highest share of any single provider.