Tech & Learning, a leading resource of education technology news, recognizes Promethean’s ActivPanel as a winner of the Awards of Excellence: Best of 2021 for Primary (K-6) and Secondary (6-12) education.
This award honors products that support teaching and learning throughout 2021. Judges determined products as standouts for 2021 regardless of learning environments. Products were evaluated based on value, versatility, ease of use, and ability to support different learning environments and student needs.
“Promethean is honored to be recognized for our efforts in partnering with schools to navigate through this transformative time in education,” said Mimi Flanders, Acting CMO at Promethean. “The best interest of students, educators, and parents is at the forefront of our mission. ActivPanel has evolved to support the rapidly adapting needs of educators in all aspects of the classroom across different learning conditions. ”
Everyone from students to administrators to parents experienced an abrupt change of classroom environment through the 2020-2021 school year. Promethean’s ActivPanel has been adapted to meet education needs and drive student engagement through enhanced interactivity capabilities. Additionally, the ActivPanel is proven to increase student collaboration in the classroom by 61% and is, therefore, a solution for educators.
“2021 was another challenging year for schools, so it was inspiring to see both educators and the industry continue to come up with new solutions to support teaching and learning,” said Tech & Learning Content Director Christine Weiser. “Our judges were impressed with the creativity presented by our Best of 2021 nominees, many of whom found new and innovative ways to use technology to ensure students continue to get an equitable education in any learning environment.”
With clear visuals, immersive sound, and a seamless interface, Promethean’s ActivPanel is an industry-leading interactive display designed for educators. The Unified Menu is always accessible, allowing teachers to move easily between content and resources without disrupting the lesson flow. The ActivPanel includes Promethean’s lesson delivery software ActivInspire® and ClassFlow®, which keeps students engaged in interactive lessons, activities, quizzes, and thousands of immersive resources from educators worldwide.