Business Wire 17-Apr-2018 3:43 PM
Purchase part of state initiative to place interactive projectors in schools
An increasing number of educators are seeing interactive projectors' potential as a cost-effective way of using touch technology to encourage student engagement and collaboration. And the state of Jalisco in west-central Mexico is joining this trend by outfitting its schools with 1,280 P12BTWM projectors from Boxlight (NASDAQ:BOXL). The state's ministry of education purchased the touch-interactive projectors as part of a larger initiative aimed at equipping classrooms across Jalisco with interactive projectors. EDUQOMO, a highly regarded reseller in Mexico, made the ministry aware of Boxlight's projectors.
"We are very pleased to work with Boxlight, a partner with high quality standards worldwide and a deep knowledge within the education market," Alejandro Uribe, general manager of EDUQOMO. "We appreciate all the support the Boxlight team has provided and we hope to continue reaping successes in the future."
This P12 performance Boxlight interactive projector is a full-featured model that gives teachers the ability to create large, touch-enabled areas that will allow up to 10 students to collaborate while engaging with clear, beautifully detailed images that are large enough to be seen from every part of the classroom. The projector comes with the award-winning MimioStudio™ classroom software. When the projectors are used in conjunction with the software and the MimioMobile™ app, teachers can perform collaboration and assessment activities at the front of the room and on almost any student device.
"We are pleased to work with EDUQOMO to create 21st century classrooms for Mexico where tomorrow's leaders can learn the skills they will need for the global economy," said Mark Elliott, Boxlight's CEO. "Our solutions are giving teachers the greatest ability to use technology to drive student engagement, collaboration, productivity, and learning gains."
About Boxlight CorporationBoxlight Corporation (NASDAQ: BOXL)("Boxlight") is a leading provider of technology and STEM solutions for the global education market. The company improves student engagement and learning outcomes by providing educators the products they need for the 21st century classroom. The company develops, sells, and services its integrated, interactive solution suite of software, classroom technologies, professional development, and support services. Boxlight also provides educators with thousands of free lesson plans and activities via MimioConnect®, an interactive teaching community. For more information about the Boxlight story and its product offerings, visit http://www.boxlight.com.
Forward Looking StatementsThis press release may contain information about Boxlight's view of its future expectations, plans and prospects that constitute forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from historical results or those indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of a variety of factors including, but not limited to, risks and uncertainties associated with its ability to maintain and grow its business, variability of operating results, its development and introduction of new products and services, marketing and other business development initiatives, competition in the industry, etc. Boxlight encourages you to review other factors that may affect its future results in Boxlight's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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