Company Recognized for Outstanding Educational Technology Products
Brea, CA (June 9, 2022) – ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solutions, announced that it has been selected as the "Next-Gen School Solution Provider of the Year" in the fourth annual EdTech Breakthrough Awards program conducted by EdTech Breakthrough, a leading marketing intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies and solutions in the global education technology market.
ViewSonic offers education solutions that integrate its ViewBoard® interactive displays with digital whiteboarding software, such as the myViewBoard™ ecosystem. Purpose-built to connect, engage and inspire through a comprehensive suite of apps, myViewBoard empowers educators and professionals to work, teach and learn in their own way.
"We're thrilled to receive this award from the EdTech Breakthrough team in recognition of the hard work and investments we have made to the education technology market," said Jeff Volpe, president of ViewSonic Americas. "ViewSonic has worked to provide the tools and resources that educators need and solutions to engage digital learning. We try to make it easier for students and educators to share ideas and communicate with consistency."
The mission of the EdTech Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognizes the innovation, hard work and success in a range of educational technology categories, including Student Engagement, School Administration, Adaptive Learning, STEM Education, e-Learning, Career Preparation and many more. This year's program attracted more than 2,250 nominations from over 18 different countries around the world.
"Engaging students and controlling the classroom can be difficult when teaching remotely and more than ever, educations are in need of compelling tools and resources that can easily adapt to a hybrid learning model," said James Johnson, managing director of EdTech Breakthrough. "ViewSonic myViewBoard addresses today's complex education challenges, making it easy for educators and students to communicate, share and learn at a high level. Congratulations to ViewSonic for their continuous innovation in the education space and for winning the ‘Next-Gen School Solution Provider of the Year' Award for 2022."
Designed by teachers for teachers to support student-centric learning, the company's education hardware, software, and services deliver improved outcomes for teaching, learning and collaboration everywhere, every time. More than just a digital whiteboard, myViewBoard enables teachers to do everything from creating engaging content to managing multiple devices, and includes secure cloud storage, multiple presentation options, and so much more.
The ViewSonic myViewBoard Ecosystem includes:
myViewBoard Whiteboard is a digital canvas that allows users to create, communicate and collaborate more effectively. Built-in interactive tools such as polls, screen sharing, etc. provide a more engaging environment and facilitate better learning. Available in Windows, Android, iOS and web, and with cloud integration, users can take their files wherever they go.
A free screen-casting application that simplifies wireless participation in physical or virtual spaces. Users can wirelessly mirror the desktop display to an interactive or wireless display. This cloud-based and platform-agnostic app allows users to share content from anywhere.
ViewSonic expanded its myViewBoard education ecosystem with the launch of myViewBoard Classroom Software for hybrid learning as part of the company's distance learning initiative. myViewBoard Classroom is a hybrid teaching software tool packed with a variety of features to help teachers easily create a classroom environment in the digital space. The integrated hardware and software solution is integral to creating immersive, next-generation e-learning classrooms.
myViewBoard Manager is a centralized hub to securely manage and operate all ViewSonic® devices. It empowers IT administrators to remotely configure devices such as installing/uninstalling apps, broadcast messages, lock screens, turn screens on/off, etc., and streamlines device monitor and control across large organizations from a single web dashboard.
Professional Development Support Team
The ViewSonic education ecosystem includes a dedicated Professional Development [PD] support team that was created and developed by former teachers and administrators. The ViewSonic PD team is available to assist teachers with advice and support with any learning initiatives or integrated service, from IT support to curriculum development, as well as video creation or conferencing for interactive lessons.