Promethean World Plc
| London Stock Exchange: PRW
Promethean World Plc is an educational technology solutions company, which creates, develops, supplies, and supports learning technology solutions primarily for the education market. The company designs, manufactures, and supplies electronic equipment primarily interactive whiteboards, interactive assessment technologies, and a range of complementary audio visual equipment and educational software. It offers ActivBoard interactive whiteboards and teaching software for digitally connected classrooms; ActivTable, a multi-user interactive table; ActivExpression, ActivEngage, ActiVote, and ActivProgress assessment and student response systems for educators; ActiView visual presenters and document cameras that transform any object or document into a teaching tool. The company also provides ActivInspire, which enables teachers to offer lessons with activities that blend real-time assessment and real-world experience; and Promethean ActivOffice that incorporates features of ActivInspire tools and Promethean student response systems into Microsoft PowerPoint. It provides Promethean Planet, an interactive whiteboard community that enables members to share and access lessons, images, and documents; Publisher Created Resources, which offer ready-made interactive lessons for students of various ages and learning levels; and Channel One News InterActiv, a learning platform that combines interactive whiteboard technology with learner response systems, and daily current events programming. Promethean World was founded by Herbert Anthony Cann in 1996 and is headquartered in Blackburn, the United Kingdom.