Porting Toon Boom’s entry-level educational product to SMART Board interactive whiteboards is a natural step towards offering engaging creative applications on collaborative and interactive learning devices. Students will be able to create and export finished files for easy inclusion in the teaching resources of SMART Notebook collaborative learning software.
"Having Toon Boom products integrate with SMART Board interactive whiteboards raises the creative learning and visual communication potential," says Linda Thomas, Vice-President, Products, SMART Technologies. "The combination of these products will create a more dynamic and stimulating classroom environment by getting students truly involved in lesson activities."
"All our award-winning software applications and curricula targeted for K-12 are a perfect fit for SMART Board interactive whiteboards, which will surely make cross-curricular learning a whole new experience," states Joan Vogelesang, President and Chief Executive Officer at Toon Boom Animation Inc.
In conjunction with this announcement, Toon Boom is launching the Flip Boom Classic Teacher Kit for SMART Boards, which includes a license of Flip Boom Classic as well as its respective curricula for $149.99. A Classroom lab license is also available for $499.99 (Flip Boom Classic runs on MAC and PC). [June 23, 2011]
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