Promethean Named Winner of Tech & Learning 2021 Best Tools for Back to School

Published: September 1st, 2021

Tech & Learning, a leading resource of education technology news, recognizes Promethean’s ActivPanel interactive display as a winner of the 2021 Best Tools for Back to School Awards for Primary (K-6) and Secondary (6-12) Grades. 

Tech & Learning’s new Awards of Excellence program recognizes outstanding education products and solutions that support innovative and effective teaching and learning for students and educators in any learning environment. Across all grade levels, judges determined standout products that help students, parents, and teachers to succeed with effective teaching and learning practices as everyone heads back to school. 

“Promethean is honoured to once again be recognized by Tech & Learning as one of the most impactful edtech tools inside and out of the classroom,” said Cheryl Miller, Chief Marketing Officer at Promethean. “It is a privilege for ActivPanel to be acknowledged as an exceptional product to prepare students, parents, and teachers for another successful school year.” 

With the ongoing disruption from COVID-19 and the constant evolution of health and safety guidelines for in-person learning, it is clear that technology must contnue to adapt to meet education needs. The ActivPanel interactive display from Promethean supports teachers in their quest to maximize student engagement in hybrid or remote learning environments through a flexible, comprehensive interactive display. Designed specifically to increase personalization and security for teachers, ActivPanel allows teachers to maintain a high level of quality for student engagement and educational experiences regardless of the environment. 

“As we head into another uncertain year in education, technology will continue to be one of the key drivers for innovation,” said Christine Weiser, Group Publisher at Tech & Learning. “Our judges chose the winning products recognized here for their versatility, compatibility, value, and ability to help schools solve challenges and support continuous instruction. Congratulations to all of our winners.”  

Learn more about the Promethean ActivPanel interactive display here and the Tech & Learning award here

About Promethean

Promethean is a true partner for educators and innovators with more than two decades of helping people learn and grow together. We believe collaborative discovery is at the heart of the learning experience. Our award-winning interactive displays and teaching software transform learning and workspaces into creative, connected environments to foster collective success. With headquarters in Seattle, WA, and offices worldwide, Promethean is a member of the NetDragon Websoft Holdings Limited (HKSE: 0777) group of companies. Visit us at

Promethean and ActivPanel are registered trademarks of Promethean Limited in the U.S. and/or other countries around the world.