Did you just get a Promethean board in your classroom? You’ve come to the right place for help! This website is full of great resources to get you started!
Here’s a quick troubleshooting guide for plugging up the equipment. There are two basic setup versions, so be sure you follow the right one.
Below are self-paced modules. Don’t be scared to dive right in and get started!
MODULE 1 Getting Started This flipchart is designed to teach users: basic board care, how to hook laptop to the board, calibrating the board, basics of the Activpen, proper storage of the pen, what to do if parts are missing or broken. (12/14)
MODULE 2 Navigating ActivInspire Learn the basics of the tool bar, how to customize your toolbar and how to navigate the seven browers: The Page Browser, Resource browser, Object Browser, Notes Browser, Property Browser, Action Browser and the Voting Browser. (12/14)
MODULE 3 Basic Skills This flipchart is designed to give users experience basic tools and the following features: grouping, labeling with captions, stacking, drag and drop actions, drag a copy, inserting media, magic writing, technique, rubber stamp, rub and reveal, inserting templates, desktop tools, groups and pulleys, restrictors, desktop annotate, design and presentation modes, adding backgrounds, property browser and resource browser. (12/14)
MODULE 4 Building a Flipchart This module is designed to be facilitated during a face-to-face training. It may be used as a stand alone to guide teachers in building their first flipchart provided that teachers complete the Basic Skills Module first.
HCPS Promethean Beginner Training: Used for face-to-face training with HCPS trainers.
Many thanks to Judy Christopher for creating most of these resources! Please contact Garry Marshall for training needs or for any suggestions for this site.