Promethean vs. SmartBoard
Below is a video comparison of our 2 top selling brands Smart board and Promethean. In this video we go over the advantages and disadvantages of each.
The History of Promethean
Promethean is a manufacturer of innovative interactive solutions that can trace its roots all the way back to the very beginning of the use of interactive technology in education. With this, Promethean has developed revolutionary technology that brings modern technology to the classroom including the integration of personal devices such as iPad, Android tablets, Chromebooks & more. The primary focus of all Promethean products is to engage, fuel communication and learning within a classroom environment.
While Promethean did start in the K-12 education industry, they understand that engaging and adaptive technology is an important tool in other applications including business and government sectors. With this understand, Promethean has expanded their product features with useful tools designed for use outside of the K-12 environment.
Promethean’s advanced ClassFlow software allows participants to bring forward their ideas through the integration of personal devices such as laptops, iPads, Android devices and more. Teachers are able to engage students with real time polls and quizzes for evaluation. Instructors are able to employ learning methods that fit each participant individually.
Interactive Flat Panels
Leading the charge in interactive solution advancement, Promethean has developed a full line of high definition & 4K Ultra HD interactive flat panels. These panels are coupled with Promethean’s powerful and intuitive software packages and produce an engaging way to communicate ideas in any environment.
Interactive Whiteboard Systems
Promethean’s ActivBoard Touch system brings multi-touch interaction into your classroom. Their durable and award winning surface can also be configured for use as a standard marker-board further increasing its flexibility in the classroom setting. It is important to note that unlike Promethean’s interactive flat panels, these systems would require the use of a projector.
Promethean’s revolutionary Activtable sparks participant collaboration. Up to six users can interact with the table’s touch sensitive LED screen surface at one time. This is a great tool for encouraging group involvement during a lesson.