SMART Adds New Features to Collaborative Learning Software

SMART Technologies Inc. announces the addition of four new features to the Lesson Activity Builder (LAB) section of SMART Notebook collaborative learning software.

Available for download August 6, 2015 version 15.1 of Notebook offers these interactive features:

  • Shout it out – a brainstorming activity that lets students contribute words and images from any device with an internet connection to a front-of-the room lesson.
  • Matching – gives teachers the ability to create an activity with customized content that enables students using a large interactive display to match one object with another.
  • Fill in the blank – provides a tool for a teacher to conduct learning exercises tied to student reading comprehension, math problem-solving, answering word problems in math activities, and foreign languages,
  • Rank order – provides teachers the ability to practice and reinforce concepts around order of items in their activities.

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SMART Notebook version 15.1 will be available for download on August 6, 2015 for customers with an active SMART Notebook Advantage subscription. The suggested price for a single, annual renewal for SMART Notebook Advantage is $54 in the United States. Volume and duration discounts are available.