OSHKOSH, WI--(Marketwire - Nov 8, 2012) - Tierney Brothers, Inc., a privately owned interactive technology company, today announced the opening of a new Technology & Training Center located at Carl Traeger Elementary in Oshkosh, WI. The center will be utilized for demonstrations and training on cutting edge technology designed to inspire collaboration and improve performance. The center, which is located inside of an existing classroom within the school, will be used both during and outside of normal school hours.
The technology itself includes some of the newest products from manufacturers including SMART (interactive products) and will be available for classroom use when not being utilized for Tierney Brothers Training. As an official SMART Certified Training Center Tierney Brothers will offer several training courses focused on using SMART Board Interactive Whiteboards and other SMART products starting next month.
"This is a great opportunity for our district," said Dr. David Gundlach, Deputy Superintendent at Oshkosh Area School District. "Not only will we be able to conduct classes utilizing the technology but we can also provide top level professional development for our staff."
Tierney Brothers, which launched its professional development division last year, believes strongly in proper training with technology. "New technology is exciting," said Jim Tierney, President and CEO of Tierney Brothers. "And with the proper training the result is improved performance from both the instructors and the students."
To see a list of upcoming courses being offered at the Technology & Training Center in Oshkosh, click here. To schedule a free tour and demonstration, click here.
About Tierney Brothers
Established in 1977, Tierney Brothers, Inc. is an industry leading interactive solutions firm. Tierney Brothers provides interactive technology, service and support to Fortune 500 companies, government entities, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, houses of worship, and small businesses. For more information, visit www.tierneybrothers.com.
About SMART Technologies
SMART is the world's leading provider of interactive whiteboards. The company introduced the world's first interactive whiteboard in 1991 and remains the global product category leader, providing easy-to-use, integrated products and services that improve the way the world works and learns.