- Comprehensive technology alliance set to enhance learning through software, content and professional development
- Integrated experience through HMH's market-leading digital curriculum and SMART software
- SMART amp ™ software enables students and teachers to work seamlessly with HMH content on interactive displays, smartphones, laptops and tablets
"Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's world-class learning resources will enrich SMART software by offering premium content across all core subject areas that is optimized for interactive, collaborative learning," says Greg Estell, President, Education for SMART Technologies. "The integration of HMH's cutting-edge content with SMART software enables educators to effortlessly transform teaching and learning with visual, interactive and engaging lessons that inspire collaboration and enhance student understanding."SMART amp collaborative learning software will be available for commercial release in April 2014 and is now in early stage trials in a number of schools. For more information, visit smarttech.com/cloud. About Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Nasdaq:HMHC) is a global learning company with the mission of changing people's lives by fostering passionate, curious learners. Among the world's largest providers of pre-K–12 education solutions and one of its longest-established publishing houses, HMH combines cutting-edge research, editorial excellence and technological innovation to improve teaching and learning environments and solve complex literacy and education challenges. HMH's interactive, results-driven education solutions are utilized by 50 million students in over 150 countries, and its renowned and awarded novels, non-fiction, children's books and reference works are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit www.hmhco.com . About SMART SMART Technologies Inc. is a leading provider of technology solutions that are redefining the way the world works and learns. SMART products enable inspired collaboration in schools and workplaces by turning group work into highly interactive, engaging and productive experiences. SMART delivers integrated solutions of hardware, software and services designed for superior performance and ease of use. Reader's advisory Certain information contained in this press release may constitute forward-looking information or statements. By their very nature, forward-looking information and statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties, both general and specific, and risks that predictions, forecasts, projections and other forward-looking information and statements will not be achieved. We caution readers not to place undue reliance on these statements as a number of important factors could cause the actual results to vary materially from the forward-looking information or statements. We do not assume responsibility for the accuracy and completeness of the forward-looking information or statements. Any forward-looking information and statements contained in this press release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement ©2014 SMART Technologies. All third-party product and company names are for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners. To view a list of SMART trademarks please visit our Trademarks and Guidelines page. Please note that SMART is written in all capital letters.
CONTACT: Marina Geronazzo Senior Public Relations Manager SMART Technologies Inc. +1.403.407.5088 MarinaGeronazzo@smarttech.com smarttech.com Emma Doherty Director, Corporate Communications Houghton Mifflin Harcourt +1.617.351.5473 Emma.Doherty@hmhco.com hmhco.com