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New Lessons from to Prepare Students to be Successful Online Learners Unveiled at iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium

Enhancements to EasyTech curriculum help students develop critical digital literacy skills 
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Orlando, Fla. (November 9, 2015) – At iNACOL’s Blended and Online Learning Symposium, today announced key enhancements to its flagship product, EasyTech, which will help ensure students have the skills needed to leverage technology in an educational setting. Today's students are digital natives, yet many do not have the critical digital literacy skills they need for learning, such as keyboarding and word processing, visual mapping, and online communication.

EasyTech now features new middle school lessons that cover real-life applications of spreadsheet, presentation and image editing tools, as well as how to effectively search the web and collaborate online. Other new lessons added to EasyTech in the past year included five middle school word processing lessons and three online safety lessons for middle and high school.

“Thriving in an online school, flipped classroom or blended learning environment requires students to have digital literacy skills,” said CEO Keith Oelrich. “ is committed to providing solutions that help students develop the digital literacy skills they need to be successful online learners.”

New lessons are now available for all EasyTech customers. To learn more, visit the digital literacy solutions page or visit in Orlando at the iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium from November 8-11 at Booth 419.


Founded in 1999, currently partners with nearly 15,000 schools, 2,500 districts and serves 5 million students. provides K-12 solutions to help students, teachers, and schools excel in a digital world. Districts equip their students with the technology and 21st century skills needed for success on online assessments, college, and the workforce using’s digital literacy solutions.’s digital content tools help districts build and share custom digital curriculum helping them meet their instructional goals, facilitate personalized learning, and address budget challenges. Through implementation services and professional development, serves educators as they integrate technology and digital content into instruction. 


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