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Study Says Educators Want Schools to Better Prepare Students for the Workplace

Administrators, teachers, students and parents call for more emphasis on collaboration skills and problem-solving to meet employers’ needs.

A recent study by Wainhouse Research, sponsored by SMART Technologies Inc., shows the education community wants much more emphasis on skills such as collaboration and problem-solving so students are better prepared for the workplace. The study says while schools are doing a good job on reading,writing and arithmetic, they are falling short when it comes to the type of skills employers want from graduates.


SMART Technologies Named SIIA Education CODiE Award Finalist for Best Cross-Curricular Solution

SMART amp Earns Prestigious Education Industry Recognition

SMART Technologies, an innovator and leading provider of collaboration solutions announces that SMART amp collaborative learning software has been named a finalist for the 2015 SIIA Education CODiE Awards for Best Cross-Curricular Solution.

SMART Technologies Announces Support for Microsoft Skype for Business

SMART Room Systems for Microsoft Lync to Interoperate with Skype  for Business

SMART Technologies today announced that the SMART Room System for Microsoft® Lync® 2013 will support Microsoft Skype for Business. As a leading provider of collaboration solutions, SMART is well positioned to deliver current and future support for this next generation of the Microsoft Unified Communications (UC) platform.


SMART Introduces Comprehensive New Support Services for Business Customers

Three new options of support services available – designed to limit downtimes and optimize return on investment

SMART Technologies Inc. , a leading provider of collaboration solutions announces a new portfolio of support services for its business customers.  SMART Support Services for business will provide customers with peace of mind while maximizing the performance of their SMART solution and optimizing their return on investment.


Awards Piling Up for SMART kapp

Revolutionary Digital Capture Board Wins 2015 Bluetooth® Breakthrough Awards Program in Product Category
SMART Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SMT) (TSX: SMA), a leading provider of collaboration solutions and a consistent innovator announces that SMART kapp is the Product Category winner of the 2015 Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards Program, which were announced today at Mobile World Congress. Designed to highlight the most innovative products and applications leveraging Bluetooth technology, the Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards are judged by a panel consisting of CNET, other sponsors, and Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) staff.

Another Award for Revolutionary SMART kapp

  • Digital Capture Board Wins Best of Show at ISE 2015 - Europe's Largest AV show
  • SMART kapp now available in six additional European countries
SMART Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SMT) (TSX: SMA) announces that its innovative SMART kapp digital capture board has won another prestigious award. At ISE 2015, SMART kapp was named Best of Show by Tech and Learning UK. Judges said "SMART kapp uses a blend of technologies to make it easier to share content with others. It is well designed and transforms presentations on a dry-erase board." ISE is Europe's largest professional AV and systems integration show with more than 1,000 exhibitors.

SMART Teams With Ingram Micro To Distribute SMART kapp

Global Go-to-Market Partner to Distribute Award-Winning Digital Capture Board to Channel Partners

SMART Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SMT) (TSX: SMA), a leading collaboration company and global provider of visual collaboration solutions, today announced that Ingram Micro is now a North American distributor of the SMART kapp digital capture board.
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