Following a successful BETT, Promethean has announced that Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the fourth largest school district in the U.S., has selected Promethean as the exclusive supplier of interactive whiteboards for over 10,000 classrooms. The record single order places one of Promethean’s ActivBoard Touch systems in every classroom and include an 18-month professional development programme to help Miami-Dade Public School educators unite their curricula and teaching styles with Promethean’s solutions.
CDW-G, a leading IT solutions and services provider, will work closely with Promethean to deliver the ActivBoard Touch systems to Miami-Dade. Director of K-12 at CDW-G, Joe Simone commented “This historic project has the opportunity to reshape learning for more than 350,000 students. We are combining CDW-G’s vast K-12 experience and ability to scale with Promethean’s technology to create an environment that promotes new learning models and more student engagement.”
Promethean’s CEO, Jim Marshall, commented: “Promethean is proud to partner with the Miami-Dade Public School System to bring forth the technology renaissance in the classroom. The opportunity being presented to Promethean is that we can empower Miami-Dade teachers with a new way to motivate and engage students through collaborative digital learning activities in the classroom.”