|Page (1) of 1 - 01/16/12||email article||print page|
eInstruction Expands Interactive Product Line With New Touchboard(January 16, 2012)
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) January 16, 2012
Global education software and technology company, eInstruction Corporation, today unveiled its new TouchBoard interactive whiteboard. TouchBoard, which has a pen-and-finger controlled surface, provides students with a hands-on, collaborative learning experience in the classroom. The new interactive whiteboard also supports multi-touch gestures, enabling users to manipulate images with a simple touch, enhancing interactivity with lesson content.
TouchBoard works in tandem with eInstructions award-winning Workspace software, which allows teachers to draw, insert images, highlight, interact with and annotate over educational content. Workspaces open architecture also enables users to incorporate and work with material in multiple formats from any source, including ExamView® content and question banks, web-based content and third-party curriculum, eliminating worries about any importing or compatibility issues.
TouchBoards surface is also a dry-erase surface designed to withstand the rigors of a typical classroom, and the boards technology provides high accuracy in writing and annotation.
We know that educators seek software versatility and physical durability in an interactive whiteboard, both of which are key features of the new TouchBoard, said Rich Fennessy, CEO of eInstruction. With TouchBoard, were providing schools with a quality, affordable option for incorporating interactive technology into education.
TouchBoard works seamlessly with eInstructions Mobi family of mobile interactive whiteboards, which foster a student-centered learning experience. It is touch-enabled with Windows, Mac OS and Linux, and multi-touch enabled with Windows 7. eInstruction will also begin offering Adjustit Pro Stand in early 2012, an adjustable and mobile stand for interactive whiteboards that is compatible with a wide range of short throw and ultra short throw projectors.
TouchBoard is available through eInstruction Authorized Resellers and Sales Representatives in the U.S. and worldwide, starting at $1,126 USD for a 78 board.
eInstruction is a leading education technology company dedicated to providing interactive teaching and learning technology and services that help educators drive academic progress every day, and give administrators the ability to monitor, aggregate, and analyze student performance data. The company offers educators a family of software, student response systems, fixed interactive whiteboards, mobile interactive whiteboards, professional development, and content.
eInstructions researchbased solutions have been shown to increase student engagement and achievement while providing realtime feedback and performance data to educators and administrators. Millions of students, teachers, and professors use eInstruction® technology in 600,000 K12 classrooms and more than 500 higher education institutions around the world. Available in more than 40 languages, eInstruction® technology is enhancing education in over 90 countries worldwide.
eInstruction has its global headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ and remote offices in Denton, TX; Cincinnati, OH; and Paris, France.
To learn more about eInstruction, please visit http://www.einstruction.com. For media inquiries, please contact Julie McKinney at Stanton Communications at (410) 7276855 or jmckinney(at)stantoncomm(dot)com.
# # #
Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/1/prweb9107092.htm.
Related Keywords:education, adult education, further education, religious education, computing and information technology, satellite technology, wireless technology, science and technology, technology (general), identification technology, agricultural research and technology, computer crime, computing and information technology, satellite technology, wireless technology, science and technology, technology (general), electronics, identification technology, agricultural research and technology, education, adult education, further education, university, religious education