Promethean Planet releases My Planet for iPhone and iPod touch

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[prMac.com] Alpharetta, GA - Promethean Planet, which is the user community for interactive education technology specialist Promethean, has today announced the launch of a dedicated iPhone application that allows users to access a number of the community features of their web site. The app provides an easy to use interface for news, forum posts, blog articles and live feeds that include video links of teachers using Promethean's award winning classroom technology.

Feature Highlights:
* Latest News
* Latest Events
* Blog
* Resources preview
* Forum
* Teacher videos

Successful teachers are constantly thinking about upcoming lessons and how to engage students. Many find ideas and inspiration throughout their daily lives. With the Planet iPhone App, you can find or develop the perfect lesson whenever the moment strikes!

With the ability to use iPhone's full screen video browsing you can view the latest Teacher Feature for inspiration; watch Activtips in your spare time to brush up on your flipchart building skills; and visit the forum any time you have questions! It really is the best way to keep up to date with everything that is happening on Promethean Planet without even turning on your computer, a "must have" for busy teachers who love their iPhones nearly as much as their Interactive White Boards!

Minimum Requirements:
iPhone or iPod touch 2.0 or later

Pricing and Availability:
The application is free to download and available in the Apple app store via itunes (or search for Promethean Planet in app store on your iphone).

Launched in June 2007, Promethean Planet has rapidly established itself as the must-go-to website for all teaching resources, including: access to more than 12,000 free teacher generated lesson plans and resources, tips and tricks, professional development and a range of advice and inspiration from both members of the teaching industry and global education thought-leaders. In addition, Promethean Planet offers high quality, low cost premium resources available for purchase from a range of Publishing Partners such as Dorling Kindersley and Scholastic, and now hosts ActivInspire, Promethean's latest, and hugely popular, cross-platform software.

Promethean is a global leader in interactive classroom solutions that empowers teachers to engage, educate, assess and motivate learners. Developed by and for educators, its award-winning ActivClassroom is an innovative and integrated suite of solutions providing time-saving technology for teachers and engaging, informative content for the modern-day classroom that has been proven to significantly raise achievement levels.

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