Info relevant for elementary teachers — SMART Notebook 19 includes the following new features and updates.
All operating systems
- You can import PDF files into SMART Notebook software.
- Improved digital ink behavior over Chrome internet browsers and writing over multiple browser tabs.
- You can create custom Super Sort activity themes.
- When you import PDF files, you can import them as images or editable objects.
- Improved importing of Microsoft PowerPoint files to SMART Notebook software. When you import PowerPoint files, you can import them as images or editable objects. You no longer need Microsoft PowerPoint to be installed on your computer to import files.
- If you use Google Slides, you can download Google Slides as PowerPoint presentation
To download the new version navigate to: https://education.smarttech.com/products/notebook/download#trial
Then, make sure the following are selected and click the download button. The install will walk you through the prompts until it is fully installed. Plan for a half hour process from start to finish.