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SMART Education Software

Release notes, technical requirements and supported languages for SMART Notebook and SMART Learning Suite Online.

To download SMART Notebook, visit the SMART Notebook downloads page.
To access SMART Learning Suite Online, visit the SMART Learning Suite login page.

Current Releases

May 2019 Release

  

What's New in SMART Learning Suite

SMART Learning Suite Online

  • G Suite Integration
    • The new SMART Learning Suite Online G Suite Marketplace app provides integration with G Suite for Education allowing teachers to use SMART Learning Suite Online within the Google tools and workflows their schools already use.
    • G Suite Administrators can deploy the app to enable teachers to create, organize, deliver and share SMART Learning Suite Online lessons directly from G Suite.
    • Teachers can import Google Slides, Docs and Sheets directly from Google Drive into SMART Learning Suite Online enabling a complete online creation and delivery experience from web-enabled devices, such as Chromebooks.
    • Canvas Integration - SMART’s Google Drive integration enables those who use both G Suite and Canvas to access and assign SMART Learning Suite lessons from Canvas in the same way they do with other G Suite documents.
  • Individual Handouts
    • Enhancements to individual handouts include:
      • Saved student contributions, offering students access outside of class
      • More student tools including typed text, images and links
      • A dashboard to allow teachers to view and/or contribute to student work
  • Custom Activity Themes
    • Create new custom activity themes for Super Sort to allow teachers to upload unique images and change the layout of the activity. This is ideal for matching game-based learning to the theme of a lesson, increasing activity variety, and providing more theme options for older grade levels.

Learn more about SMART Learning Suite Online | Try it for Free!

 

SMART Notebook® 19

  • A new import feature allows users to more easily import PDF (Windows and Mac) and PowerPoint (Windows only) files to SMART Notebook from the Notebook file menu. This feature also provides the option to import files as static images, or convert to dynamic interactive content with individual shapes, images, and editable text (Windows only). Learn more about importing files in SMART Notebook
  • Create new custom activity themes for Super Sort to allow teachers to upload unique images and change the layout of the activity. This is ideal for matching game-based learning to the theme of a lesson, increasing activity variety, and providing more theme options for older grade levels.
  • Improvements when centrally deploying SMART Notebook on Mac OS 10.14 Mojave
  • Slovenian language support (Windows)

Download SMART Notebook 19 now

Documentation & Technical Requirements

Looking for the technical requirements and documentation for SMART Software? Visit our support pages, where you'll find information about installing, using and troubleshooting SMART Education software.

SMART Notebook support page

SMART Learning Suite Online support page

Languages Supported (Windows)

  • Arabic **
  • Chinese (PRC) **
  • Chinese (Taiwan) ** 
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Estonian **
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Greek **
  • Hebrew **
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Japanese **
  • Korean **
  • Latvian **
  • Lithuanian **
  • Malay **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) **
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Romanian **
  • Russian ** 
  • Slovak **
  • Slovenian **
  • Spanish (Spain) **
  • Swedish *
  • Turkish **
  • Ukrainian **
  • Vietnamese**

Languages Supported (macOS/OS X)

  • Chinese (Simplified) **
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) *
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Russian ** 
  • Spanish (Spain) *
  • Swedish **

* Language support for the user interface, end user license agreement (EULA), and product documentation.
** Language support for the user interface and the EULA

Previous Releases

December 2018 Release

  

What's New in SMART Learning Suite

SMART Learning Suite Online

  • Student Sign-in
    • Students have the option to sign in to access lessons outside of class and have their own personalized list of past classes
    • Students can still join as a guest, without signing in, but guests cannot access out-of-class lessons.
  • Out-of-classroom lesson access
    • Signed-in students can access previously accessed lesson from SMART Learning Suite online outside of class to continue their learning, complete group work and more
  • Multi-day Workspace Activities
    • Signed-in students can resume their collaboration across multiple days
  • Lesson sharing
    • To Students: Teachers enable out-of-classroom access for students by sharing a link through a new pop-up menu button on each lesson file
    • Share links remain active until teacher chooses to turn it off.
      *Note: Shared lessons do not contain any student contributions

Learn more about SMART Learning Suite Online | Try it for Free!

 

SMART Notebook® 18.1 – Released December 6, 2018

  • Addition of a color picker (eyedropper) tool to new enhanced properties tab
  • Continued enhancements to page sorter and functionality to enable better use in 4K resolution
  • Behavior of page sorter when expanded has been reinstated from 17.1 release
  • Additional link in the Help menu – users can connect to the SMART Exemplary Educator community, and the “Submit Feature Request” option is now incorporated into the SMART Technology Customer Feedback program.
  • Support for Mac OS 10.14 Mojave. End of support for Mac OS 10.11 (El Capitan)
  • Increased resolution for image capture from SMART Document Camera 550

Download SMART Notebook 18.1 now

Documentation & Technical Requirements

Looking for the technical requirements and documentation for SMART Software? Visit our support pages, where you'll find information about installing, using and troubleshooting SMART Education software.

SMART Notebook support page

SMART Learning Suite Online support page

Languages Supported (Windows)

  • Arabic **
  • Chinese (PRC) **
  • Chinese (Taiwan) ** 
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Estonian **
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Greek **
  • Hebrew **
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Japanese **
  • Korean **
  • Latvian **
  • Lithuanian **
  • Malay **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) **
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Romanian **
  • Russian ** 
  • Slovak **
  • Spanish (Spain) **
  • Swedish *
  • Turkish **
  • Ukrainian **
  • Vietnamese**

Languages Supported (macOS/OS X)

  • Chinese (Simplified) **
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) *
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Russian ** 
  • Spanish (Spain) *
  • Swedish **

* Language support for the user interface, end user license agreement (EULA), and product documentation.
** Language support for the user interface and the EULA

August 2018 Release

  

What's New in SMART Learning Suite

SMART LEARNING SUITE ONLINE

  • Additional functionality in collaborative Workspace Activities
    • Delete and clone content: Remove and duplicate content such as annotations, images, text, objects and web links
    • Web links: Copy and paste website links to enable students to reference web resources
    • Upload images: Take pictures and add them directly from your device’s camera roll
  • Teacher and student paced delivery
    • Teachers can quickly toggle between Teacher pacing and Student pacing with the new Lesson Pacing toggle in the Class Panel.
    • Teacher pacing provides a "follow me" experience that allows educators to control the pace of the lesson. Teacher-paced delivery will be turned on by default when a new lesson is opened, and student navigation controls are turned off in teacher-paced mode
    • Student pacing mode allows students to navigate through lesson slides and learn at their own pace. When an educator begins a collaborative activity, students will continue to be pulled into the activity for its duration (e.g. collaborative workspaces, SMART response 2™ assessments, Shout It Out!)

Learn more about SMART Learning Suite Online | Try it for Free!

Documentation

Looking for the documentation for SMART Learning Suite? Visit our support pages, where you'll find information about installing, using and troubleshooting SMART Education software.

SMART Notebook support page – also includes SMART lab and SMART response 2

SMART Learning Suite Online support page

SMART amp support page

Technical Requirements

For Technical Requirements for the SMART Learning Suite, please visit:

SMART Notebook technical requirements
SMART amp technical requirements

Languages Supported (Windows)

  • Arabic **
  • Chinese (PRC) **
  • Chinese (Taiwan) ** 
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Estonian **
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Greek **
  • Hebrew **
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Japanese **
  • Korean **
  • Latvian **
  • Lithuanian **
  • Malay **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) **
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Romanian **
  • Russian ** 
  • Slovak **
  • Spanish (Spain) **
  • Swedish *
  • Turkish **
  • Ukrainian **

Languages Supported (macOS/OS X)

  • Chinese (Simplified) **
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) *
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Russian ** 
  • Spanish (Spain) *
  • Swedish **

See language support in SMART amp

See language support in SMART Learning Suite Online

* Language support for the user interface, end user license agreement (EULA), and product documentation.
** Language support for the user interface and the EULA

June 2018 Release

  

What's New in SMART Learning Suite

SMART Notebook® 18 – released June 19 2018

  • Enhanced Properties Tab: New design to the user interface of the properties tab enables easier use at 4k resolutions. (Windows only)
  • User Interface referencing “classlab.com” for connecting student devices has been updated to “hellosmart.com”
  • Support for SMART Board MX Series and SMART Podium 624 (Windows and Mac OS)
  • Updated Welcome screen with teacher training
  • Auto-scaling in slide sorter
  • Support for Mac OS 10.13 High Sierra. Mac OS X 10.10 will no longer be supported.

Download SMART Notebook 18 now

SMART Learning Suite Online

  • Collaborative Workspace Activities: This new activity type leverages student devices to enable whole-class or small-group collaboration in SMART Learning Suite Online. Easily bring students together in a shared space to simultaneously work on projects and content.
  • Activity and Presentation pages: teachers designate which pages are interactive for students
  • Import Microsoft® Powerpoint or PDFs: easily incorporate, make interactive and share teachers’ existing content
  • New Creation Mode:
    • Create multi-page lessons: Imported content, activities and assessments can now be combined into a single lesson
    • Rename pages and files
    • Delete & reorder pages in a lesson
    • Designate activity and presentation pages
  • Saving Student Contributions: Student contributions to Shout it Out and SMART response 2 activities are now saved. If a teacher returns to the lesson, they can select 'review results' to review the student contributions.

Learn more about SMART Learning Suite Online | Try it for Free!

Documentation

Looking for the documentation for SMART Learning Suite? Visit our support pages, where you'll find information about installing, using and troubleshooting SMART Education software.

SMART Notebook support page – also includes SMART lab and SMART response 2

SMART Learning Suite Online support page

SMART amp support page

Technical Requirements

For Technical Requirements for the SMART Learning Suite, please visit:

SMART Notebook technical requirements
SMART amp technical requirements

Languages Supported (Windows)

  • Arabic **
  • Chinese (PRC) **
  • Chinese (Taiwan) **
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Estonian **
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Greek **
  • Hebrew **
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Japanese **
  • Korean **
  • Latvian **
  • Lithuanian **
  • Malay **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) **
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Romanian **
  • Russian ** 
  • Slovak **
  • Spanish (Spain) **
  • Swedish *
  • Turkish **
  • Ukrainian **

Languages Supported (macOS/OS X)

  • Chinese (Simplified) **
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) *
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Russian ** 
  • Spanish (Spain) *
  • Swedish **

See language support in SMART amp

See language support in SMART Learning Suite Online

* Language support for the user interface, end user license agreement (EULA), and product documentation.
** Language support for the user interface and the EULA

September 2017 Release

  

What's New in SMART Learning Suite

SMART Notebook 17.1.1 Patch - Released February 14, 2018

Adds macOS High Sierra support; stability and usability improvements. See Release Notes

SMART Notebook® 17.1 – released September 8, 2017

Page Sorter Updates

Simplified group editing: SMART Notebook page groups can now be created, renamed, deleted and rearranged directly in the page sorter tab, providing a way to more quickly and easily manage content.
4k Enhancements: The page sorter will now display in higher quality and without distortion at 4k resolutions.

Language Support

Ukrainian language support now available in SMART Notebook (Windows Only)

Download SMART Notebook 17.1 now

Assessments

SMART response 2 questions are no longer restricted to 150 characters, enabling longer questions such as paragraph analysis in your assessments. (Available in Notebook Desktop and SMART Learning Suite Online)

SMART Learning Suite Online

SMART Learning Suite Online gives teachers instant access to their SMART Notebook lessons from anywhere on any device. It lets teachers distribute copies of lessons to individual students on all sorts of devices, so they can interact with lessons, play game-based activities, take quizzes and learn at their own pace.

Available in beta August 18, 2017. Full Release September 20, 2017

New in SMART Learning Suite Online in January 2018

Saving: Changes made to lessons will automatically be saved, allowing teachers to toggle between in-progress lessons without losing inking, content changes and notes. (Note: Changes and contributions to SMART lab activities, including Shout it Out! and SMART response 2 assessments, will not persist.)

Resume Class Contributions: While within a lesson, teachers can change slides, then resume SMART response assessments and Shout It Out! activities. (Note: an activity cannot be resumed if a lesson is closed.)

Memory Match: This activity allows teachers to incorporate this classic card-matching memory game into their lessons.

Future-bots: A new theme option for the Rank Order activity. Animation for right & wrong answers rewards efforts and reinforces learning.

Learn more about SMART Learning Suite Online | Try it for Free!

Documentation

Looking for the documentation for SMART Learning Suite? Visit our support pages, where you'll find information about installing, using and troubleshooting SMART Education software.

SMART Notebook support page – also includes SMART lab and SMART response 2

SMART Learning Suite Online support page

SMART amp support page

Technical Requirements

For Technical Requirements for the SMART Learning Suite, please visit:

SMART Notebook technical requirements
SMART amp technical requirements

Languages Supported (Windows)

  • Arabic **
  • Chinese (PRC) **
  • Chinese (Taiwan) ** 
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Estonian **
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Greek **
  • Hebrew **
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Japanese **
  • Korean **
  • Latvian **
  • Lithuanian **
  • Malay **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) **
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Romanian **
  • Russian ** 
  • Slovak **
  • Spanish (Spain) **
  • Swedish *
  • Turkish **
  • Ukrainian **

Languages Supported (macOS/OS X)

  • Chinese (Simplified) **
  • Czech **
  • Danish **
  • Dutch (Netherlands) **
  • English (UK) **
  • English (U.S.) *
  • Finnish **
  • French *
  • German *
  • Hungarian **
  • Italian **
  • Norwegian (Bokmal) *
  • Polish **
  • Portuguese (Brazil) **
  • Russian ** 
  • Spanish (Spain) *
  • Swedish **

See language support in SMART amp

See language support in SMART Learning Suite Online

* Language support for the user interface, end user license agreement (EULA), and product documentation.
** Language support for the user interface and the EULA

Notebook 11 SP2 software for Linux

Released February 9, 2015  

What's new

SMART Notebook 11 SP2 software for Linux operating systems introduces support for the following SMART products: SMART Board® M600 interactive whiteboards, LightRaise® 60wi interactive projector.

Technical Requirements (Linux)

  • Pentium 4 processor
  • 1 GB of RAM (2 GB recommended)
  • 2.5 GB of free hard disk space for minimum installation
  • Linux kernel 3.13
  • X Window System 11 release 6 (X11R6) or later that supports XRender and Xinerama
  • Glibc 2.10.1
  • Libstdc++6
  • GNOME 2.28 or KDE 4.3.5 libraries (recommended)

Linux distributions

  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Languages Supported

  • English (U.S.)
  • English (UK)
  • Basque
  • Catalan
  • Chinese
  • Finnish
  • Dutch
  • French
  • Galician
  • Hungarian
  • German
  • Italian
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Valencian

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