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2010-07-29 11:33:00

NEW YORK, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Shouts of triumph and excitement have been heard outside Southport Middle School over the past few weeks. Excitement at summer school? Yes, for 26 sixth graders and their teachers in Perry Township, Indiana, where students are learning and strengthening essential math skills in a fascinating pilot program that may very well have the power to transform primary education. Perry Township is the first district to pilot the Power of U - a digital learning...

2010-07-29 05:07:00

BLACKBURN, England, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Promethean World Plc (LSE: PRW), a world leader in the rapidly growing global market for interactive learning technology, has announced that it has agreed to acquire SynapticMash Inc, a start-up US education formative assessment software company. The acquisition is expected to complete before the end of July 2010. The initial consideration is $10 million in cash, of which $1 million is deferred for 18 months. A further performance related...

2010-07-08 15:20:00

DENVER, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Promethean, a global leader of interactive classroom technology, invites educators, technology directors and school officials to experience a 21st century learning environment aboard the ActivClassroom in Motion, a 36-foot RV-styled bus that has been transformed into an interactive classroom on wheels. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100602/NY27562) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100602/NY27562) Unveiled for the first time to a...

2010-06-28 14:17:00

DENVER, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- ISTE Conference (Booth 610) -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leader in PreK-12 and adult education, and Promethean, a leading provider of interactive learning technology, today announced an alliance linking the Promethean ActivExpression Learner Response Devices ("clickers") to CTB's Acuity UnWired® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution. Students can take assessments using the wireless ActivExpressions instead of pencils and paper or computer...

2010-06-28 10:51:00

DENVER, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Promethean, a global leader in interactive learning technology solutions, invites educators attending the 2010 annual conference of the International Society for Technology in Education to experience the enhanced ActivClassroom. The improved ActivClassroom features: A state-of-the-art ActivBoard Mobile system (a 387-Pro), enabling teachers to transform any venue into an interactive learning environment, without any installation requirement. The...

2010-02-10 14:31:00

ATLANTA, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Promethean, a global leader in interactive education technology solutions, announced a new collection of interactive grammar courses designed to help students develop critical language arts and writing skills. The new English Grammar II Essential course is being offered through a strategic partnership between Promethean Planet and Core Learning, an innovative publisher of K-12 digital content. "Our goal is to give teachers curriculum that encourages student...

2010-01-13 08:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A new educational repository product announced today at the Florida Education Technology Conference enables K-12 teachers to easily create and store their digital lesson plans, as well as to align them to state standards and share them with other teachers in their district. The product is the result of a new partnership between Promethean, a global leader in interactive education technology solutions, and SAFARI Montage, the leading Video-On-Demand...

2010-01-13 08:00:00

Orlando, Fla., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A new partnership announced today at the Florida Education Technology Conference makes available, for the first time, Waterford's award-winning, proven education programs to the more than 500,000 members of Promethean Planet, world's largest online community for users of interactive learning technology. Waterford Institute, a global nonprofit research organization focused on student-centered educational solutions, has teamed with Promethean, a...

2009-05-11 09:00:00

Infor Expense Management Integrates with Infor ERP LN to Reduce Travel Costs and Improve Billing Accuracy ATLANTA, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Infor today announced that Promethean, a global leader in interactive learning and assessment solutions, has extended its investment in Infor solutions with the purchase of Infor Expense Management. The solution will be rolled out to more than a thousand users throughout the UK, Europe, US, Hong Kong, and China, by mid-2009. Infor Expense Management will...


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