Qwizdom Oktopus and MimioConnect

Classroom collaboration and student engagement solutions for RICOH Interactive Flat Panel Displays

Interactive presentation and collaboration software for K-12 education

With so many technologies on the market, it can be difficult to piece together the right combination of K-12 classroom solutions. The Qwizdom Oktopus/MimioConnect bundle solves this by containing all the interactive learning tools you need in a single package. The web-based Cloud solution (MimioConnect) and locally installed software solution (Oktopus) both work seamlessly with RICOH Interactive Flat Panel Displays (also known as Interactive Whiteboards).


  • Easily create interactive classroom lessons featuring student collaboration, video, polls, educational games and more
  • Choose the method that works best for you — leverage web-based Cloud applications or locally installed tools and features
  • Gain all the tools of high-end solutions at a cost-effective price point created with school districts in mind

MimioConnect: A web-based Cloud lesson creation solution and a platform for remote learning

MimioConnect is an online platform that combines innovative lesson building and instructional tools to create an active learning environment. Teachers can build multimedia lessons using existing content from Microsoft OneDrive or Google Drive. It supports a variety of files including Google Slides, Docs and Sheets, images, PDFs, PPTs and much more. Teachers and students can connect from anywhere, making this a perfect solution for distance, flipped or blended learning environments

Qwizdom Oktopus: A locally installed lesson solution

Qwizdom’s locally installed solution, Oktopus, provides high-end classroom presentation tools at an affordable price point. Enjoy the superfast pen and zero pixelation. With native 4K right out of the box, there’s no expensive dedicated graphics card needed. Software and features are available via perpetual license.

Qwizdom Oktopus: Interactive teaching widgets and features

With Oktopus, teachers can create engaging lessons with more than 70 interactive teaching widgets. Encourage participation with whiteboarding, up to 8 polling questions and classroom collaboration on up to 5 devices. Reinforce learning goals with Game Zones for individual students or small work groups and free premade lessons. Need more advanced features? The optional Oktopus Blend upgrade gives you access to thousands of Standards Aligned Lessons, integration with Google Classroom™, classroom collaboration on up to 40 devices, flipped learning and online courses, instant grading, online reporting and more.

Interactive classroom software meets innovative hardware

Qwizdom Oktopus and MimioConnect work hand-in-hand with RICOH Interactive Flat Panel Displays (also known as Interactive Whiteboards). Your license code is included with the Education controller. Classes are password protected, and only invited participants are granted access. Our Interactive Flat Panel Displays are easy to mount on the wall or on a stand. With our annual service contract option, we'll make sure your equipment keeps running at its best. For even more peace of mind, we can provide live tech support when you need it with our service and support option.