Promethean Recognised For Its Role in Edtech
Promethean, the global education technology solutions provider, has been shortlisted in the ICT Company of the Year (over £3m turnover) category at the Bett Awards 2018. The company’s successful shortlisting in this coveted category is testimony to a series of high profile education initiatives that have been implemented throughout 2017.
16 November 2017
AVAILABLE NOW: The State of Technology in Education Report 2017/18
Attitudes, trends, pedagogy and insight from over 1,600 UK educators - download the report for free.
03 October 2017
We Heard You - Promethean Continues To Support ActivInspire
We have listened to all your feedback regarding the importance of Promethean’s ActivInspire Software in your classrooms and based on that feedback, we are pleased to inform you that we have decided to continue to maintain and support our popular ActivInspire Software.
31 August 2017
Promethean ActivPanel is Recognised at the AV Awards
- Promethean ActivPanel has been Shortlisted in the 2017 AV Awards for Interactive Display Product of the Year –
15 August 2017
Promethean Lends a Hand to Local Scout Group
Promethean recently held a staff Volunteer Day, to encourage employees to give something back to the local community.
04 May 2017
Eggs-tra Curricular Activity for the Family at Promethean this Easter
Promethean hosted a Family Day on Thursday 13th April 2017. Held during the Easter Holidays, children of staff members were invited along to see what happens day-to-day at Promethean’s UK headquarters.
21 April 2017
Why budget cuts don’t need to spell the end of Edtech
The new National Funding Formula (NFF) will see a staggering 9,128 schools face budget cuts, with some schools losing up to 3 per cent over two years after the NFF is introduced.
23 March 2017
NetDragon Announces New Educational Technology Partnership with the City of Moscow
NetDragon is pleased to announce that the Company’s interactive flat panel displays have been selected by the City of Moscow to be installed in over 7,600 classrooms.
06 March 2017
Nigel Johnston – London Marathon Journey
Keen runner and Business Development Manager of Promethean in Northern Ireland, Nigel Johnston has been preparing to achieve his lifetime ambition of competing in the London Marathon 2017, all in the name of charity – Hope for Youth NI.
06 March 2017
Holograms of teachers beamed into classrooms from around the world
Sci-fi: Holograms could soon beam teachers into London classrooms from across the world
21 February 2017
Introducing the Promethean Grant - helping schools in need to update their edtech
Apply to receive 1 of 30 free ActivPanels
17 February 2017
Promethean Makes the Education Resource Awards Finals
Promethean has been shortlisted for two awards in this year’s Educational Resource Awards (ERAs).
15 February 2017
THE reporter John Elmes tries out the latest remote teaching tool
Holograms and computer generated imagery have been used to bring rapper Tupac Shakur back from the dead and to recreate characters from past Star Wars films. But can they be part of the educational landscape?
02 February 2017
Promethean Recognised For Its Role in ICT Education
Promethean is Shortlisted for ICT Company of the Year
at the 2017 Bett Awards
30 November 2016
Using ClassFlow to build a better science classroom
Supporting educational improvement, without any financial commitment, ClassFlow’s simple learning platform can help science teachers to better engage pupils; while helping to avert a looming skills gap.
18 November 2016
Promethean Marks Expansion of Advocate Programme at London Event
The Promethean Advocates are a select group of teachers who are recognised by Promethean as knowledgeable, enthusiastic education professionals with a strong understanding of Promethean solutions and education technology.
14 September 2016
Planet is merging with ClassFlow
This year, Promethean Planet will be merging with ClassFlow to bring more resources and features to our members.
18 August 2016
AV Award Recognition for the New ActivPanel
Promethean’s ActivPanel has been shortlisted in the “Interactive Display Product of the Year” category at the 18th annual AV Magazine Awards.
08 August 2016
The Power of Three
According to the results of a recent education survey, a successful modern classroom works through an equal split of three elements – space, technology and pedagogy…
28 June 2016
Video: Promethean ActivPanel – Interactive Flat Panel Display with external Android device
ActivPanel is the next generation of front of class interactive displays for schools. Watch our video to learn more and book a free demonstration in your school.
14 June 2016
11 reasons your school needs the new ActivPanel
The new ActivPanel is available now. We explain 11 of the main reasons why this revolutionary panel is a must for your school.
09 June 2016
Why tech is (not) best
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has just published research that looks at the impact of computer usage on academic performance.
18 May 2016
7 MORE UK EDUCATION TWITTER ACCOUNTS WE LOVE TO FOLLOW
Following on from our 7 Education Twitter Accounts We Love to Follow article, and given that there are so many fantastic education Twitter accounts that we have the pleasure of following, here are 7 more that you simply must follow.
13 May 2016
7 education Twitter accounts we love to follow
Although Facebook may have the numbers and Pinterest may be the main source of creative lesson content, Twitter is still an extremely popular social media channel for teachers. Many
15 April 2016
Let’s get ready to… reform!
Following the publication of Education Secretary, Nicky Morgan’s schools white paper yesterday, we’ve digested what’s in store for the next 5 years and consulted the best write-ups from across the ed-web to bring you the most hard hitting highlights.
18 March 2016
Promethean Stand Voted the Friendliest at Bett
Children from schools across London were involved in the judging of a new category at this year’s Bett Awards. Following a visit to Bett, the students voted on their favourite exhibitor stands and products.
02 March 2016
Back to the (Academy) Future… What’s Really In Store?
In August 2015 David Cameron announced that every school in England will be given academy status by 2020. The move means that schools will be taken out of local authority control, and instead be directly funded by the Department for Education.
23 February 2016
Teaching with tech… It’s Not Rocket Science!
Or at least it wasn’t for stand-up comedian Romesh Ranganathan when he returned to life as a maths teacher for a day, armed with an artillery of the latest and greatest education technologies – including an 84” Promethean ActivPanel.
12 February 2016
New ActivPanel™ with Android Functionality Launched at Bett 2016
-Promethean showcases the future of interactive classroom displays-
19 January 2016
Promethean Enhances ClassFlow™ for UK Teachers
-New dynamic learning platform capabilities showcased at Bett 2016-
19 January 2016
Reimagine Teaching and Learning with the Promethean Modern Classroom
-Bett 2016 used as global platform to launch new approach to edtech-
19 January 2016
Promethean Grants Amington Heath Primary School an Early Christmas Wish
Thanks to the initiative of a young pupil named Olivia, the staff and students of Amington Heath Primary School in Staffordshire received an early Christmas present in the form of a Promethean ActivPanel Interactive Flat Panel Display.
17 December 2015
Promethean’s ActivPanel Recognised as Best in Education
Company’s interactive flat panel display for classrooms named finalist in 2016 Bett Awards -
09 December 2015
ALL NEW Support Portal Website
Global Support will be launching a new support portal website December 3rd that will serve as a best-in-class platform to access support resources. The new portal will be a one-stop-shop where one can easily find answers to questions and information about the best way to seek help.
08 December 2015
Promethean appoints new UK Channel Marketing Manager
-Kristie Blacklock set to strengthen channel partnerships in new UK role-
18 November 2015
Promethean ActivPanels give Ellesmere College a new lease of life.
Read how one college upgraded their technology from interactive whiteboards to Promethean ActivPanel systems.
07 October 2015
Promethean Acquires Light Blue Optics’ Interactive Touch and Pen Technology
Promethean, a global education technology solutions company, today announces its acquisition of interactive touch and pen technology from Light Blue Optics Limited, a Cambridge-based developer of advanced user-interface technology.
30 September 2015
Collaboration in the Classroom – Breaking Down the Barriers
When looking to introduce collaborative learning in the classroom, the development of a model and framework are useful building blocks. but, putting these in place is only part of the journey to achieving success.
18 September 2015
The Unseen Opportunity of Assessment Reforms
Sarah Wright, Senior Lecturer at Edge Hill University and a practicing primary teacher discusses why assessment reforms can reveal some powerful insights into improving student progression through capturing student understanding.
16 September 2015
Budgets a Challenge? BYOD Could be the Answer
Caroline Marshall, Secondary School Teacher of Computing and Maths at Bradon Forest School, Wiltshire, has been part of a feasibility study to ascertain whether a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) strategy could help the school balance available budgets with realising ambitions to keep ahead of the latest technological advances in education.
03 August 2015
Training Webinars for Everyone
To help give you practical support with using interactive technologies and better developing your skills (at a time to suit you), Promethean offers a free webinar programme designed for teachers in the UK and Ireland.
18 June 2015
Got a techy teaching question? Ask the Advocate
In the last issue of Promethean Education News, we heard from Sarah Wright, a Promethean Advocate, who shared her experiences of the journey from NQT (Newly Qualified Teacher) to becoming the leader of a pioneering education technology project.
28 May 2015
Promethean Enhances Education at Cavendish Primary School
New ActivPanel education technology reinvents instructional delivery for pupils
16 April 2015
Reepham Primary School Transforms Learning Environment With New Promethean ActivPanels™
16 April 2015
Promethean Celebrates AV News Awards Win
Global education technology solutions company Promethean, continues its award success in 2015 following Ian Curtis, Promethean Head of Western Europe, Africa & ANZ, winning Outstanding Achievement in AV at the AV News Awards.
25 February 2015
ClassFlow - Teacher Perspective
Read these two short testimonials from people already using ClassFlow, for a quick perspective on how they're using it and what for.
10 February 2015
Promethean Wins Coveted ‘ICT Company of the Year’ Title at Bett Awards 2015
Company’s innovative solutions, exceptional service to schools and educators recognised by award.
22 January 2015
Promethean Launches ClassFlow for Schools at Bett 2015
New offering blends interactive lesson delivery with learning beyond the classroom.
21 January 2015
From the Classroom: Advice from Promethean Advocates
To help us stay close to the realities of the classroom, Promethean has a nationwide network of Advocates who work with us to develop best practice and new technologies. Each term, we’ll invite a Promethean Advocate to share their advice and tips with you based on their own experience.
12 January 2015
Promethean Enhances Classroom Collaboration With New ActivPanel Displays
Multi-touch interactive display creates opportunities for students to engage and solve problems together.
17 December 2014
Experience the ActivClassroom – powered by ClassFlow™ – at Bett 2015
Promethean Showcases the Power of Classroom Collaboration.
30 October 2014
Promethean Supports Vulnerable Children with Barnardo’s Partnership
New Fundraising Initiative Will Develop Educational Game for Care Leavers.
28 October 2014
ClassFlow™ Named 2014 BESSIE Winner in 20th Annual Best Educational Software Awards
Promethean's ClassFlow has been named 'Top Lesson Planning Website' in the 2014 BESSIE Awards.
14 May 2014
Promethean ActivEngage2 Receives 2014 EdTech Digest Award for Best Mobile App
Promethean ActivEngage2 receives 'Best Mobile App' recognition from EdTech Digest Awards.
02 April 2014
Promethean Showcases Revolutionary New Portfolio of “Connected Classroom” Solutions at BETT 2014 Educational Technology Event
Promethean has unveiled content development & teacher training solutions at BETT 2014.
21 January 2014
Promethean Launches ClassFlow – A New Learning Platform for Teachers that Makes Lesson Planning More Efficient and Lesson Delivery More Meaningful
Now teachers can save time creating lessons and engage students by turning mobile devices into a dynamic & collaborative classroom experience.
21 January 2014
Promethean releases new White Paper on community-based learning at EWF 2014
Thinking Deeper No. 7 Paper explores the evolution of collaborative learning systems and their value in the transition to a digital world.
19 January 2014
Promethean Challenges Current Approaches to Teacher Professional Development at EWF 2014
Two new reports suggest new paradigms for a longer-term approach to improving teaching quality.
19 January 2014
Detroit Public Schools to Receive Technology Grants from Promethean to Provide Schools Interactive Classrooms
Interactive Classrooms Offer Students Access to Cutting-Edge Learning Opportunities.
14 November 2013
Promethean Announces Services Division Led by Industry Veteran
New services organization enhances company’s mission of advancing learning and teaching productivity through effective use of technology.
18 September 2013
Peace One Day, Promethean and British Council Introduce “The Peace Conversation” to Educate Pupils about Peace
Historic collaboration aims to educate pupils about peace and sustainability through new classroom activities, debate and international dialogue.
10 September 2013
Saudi Arabia Awards Promethean with Contract to Enhance Interactive Learning in Schools
Connected learning platform goes beyond interactive whiteboards, includes software, content and teacher support.
09 September 2013
Decoding What it Means to Personalize Learning
A new series of Connected Learning blog posts that aims to explore the topic of Personalized Learning in the classroom.
05 September 2013