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LessonPix: The Smart Alternative to Boardmaker® Software

LessonPix is an online resource to create custom materials for the learning, communication and behavior.  Since the Boardmaker software also addresses the same problem, we're often asked how the two stack up.

While we're certainly not the most objective judges, it's hard to dispute that LessonPix.com is now a legitimate alternative to all of the Boardmaker software products.  

LessonPix is...

Affordable:

  • Only $36.00 per user for a full year's access
  • Discounts available for Group Licenses

Easy to Use:

Available Anywhere:

  • Our Cloud Delivery model means each user can access their account from any PC, Mac, iPad or other device.
  • Connect from anywhere on the internet.  
  • There is no CD to lose, no software to install, and it is always up-to-date.

Feature Comparison

Features LessonPix Boardmaker® Boardmaker® Plus Boardmaker® Studio
Price $36.00/yr (each user) $399.00 $399.00-$799.00 $399.00-$799.00
Software Locations Access online from any computer One computer at a time One computer at a time Download on one computer
Platforms All Windows/Mac Windows/Mac Windows
Use on iPad/Tablet Yes No No No
Upgrades Included in yearly subscription Additional Cost Additional Cost Additional Cost
Number of Images 20,000+ 4,500 4,500 4,500
Number of Templates 500+ 350 350 150
Sharing Center Yes Yes Yes Yes

"Boardmaker requires installation that ties an SLP down. I love that I can access LessonPix from anywhere, anytime I need materials."

-Katie M., MEd SLP, Alaska

"I Love LessonPix because it is easier to use than Boardmaker. I don't need a CD to use it and I can import the images easily into other documents. LessonPix does everything that I need for my therapy sessions."

-Mary H. MS, CCC-SLP, North Dakota

Is LessonPix a better alternative to Boardmaker® software for your group?

Not everyone will benefit from switching, but if you're looking to reduce your costs and save hours of time making materials, we're worth a look: thousands of users in over 44 countries have, and they love it!

Want to find out if your group is a good candidate? Contact our Licensing Specialists for a detailed assessment, estimate, and relevant references from groups just like yours who have switched to LessonPix.com for their visuals and symbol needs.

Call us today at (727) 437-2465 or email licensing@lessonpix.com for more details.

Boardmaker® is a registered trademark of DynaVox Systems, LLC.