BOSTON – May 19, 2016 – National K-12 publisher Mentoring Minds today announced it is a finalist in the 2016 REVERE (Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources) Awards from the Association of American Publishers (AAP) PreK-12 Learning Group. The company is honored in the Supplemental Resources, Reading and Language Arts category for its Total Motivation ELA, aligned to Common Core Curriculum Standards (CCCS).
“We are honored to receive this recognition from the prestigious REVERE Awards,” said Robert Bush, CEO, Mentoring Minds. “To be in the company of some of the best educational products in the market is truly amazing.”
Total Motivation ELA is an innovative print-and-online supplemental curriculum flexible enough to fit any scope and sequence but rigorous enough to drive instructional design on its own. Proven to raise reading test scores and designed to build critical thinking skills, the resource is aligned to the Common Core State Standards and reflects the rigor of high-stakes assessments. Online progress monitoring and a wealth of instructional strategies empower educators to provide quality English Language Arts instruction.
The REVERE Awards identify and honor excellence in educational products that support evolving trends in teaching and learning for PreK-12 students. It is the only program that recognizes learning resources in all media, for all ages, and covering a wide array of educational subject areas and learning environments. Entrants for the 2016 REVERE Awards came from many fields including educational, trade, and magazine publishers; museums; university affiliated programs; non-profits; membership associations; and game and app developers.
About the American Association of Publishers (AAP)
The Association of American Publishers (AAP) is the voice of the US book and journal publishing industry. AAP represents the industry’s priorities on policy, legislative and regulatory issues regionally, nationally and worldwide. These include the protection of intellectual property rights and worldwide copyright enforcement, digital and new technology issues, funding for education and libraries, tax and trade, censorship and literacy. Its 400member companies represent major commercial, educational and professional companies as well as independents, non-profits, university presses and scholarly societies.
About Mentoring Minds, the Critical Thinking for Life company
Mentoring Minds is a national K-12 publisher with a mission to put critical thinking at the center of the classroom in order to support student achievement and empower educators to teach to higher standards. Mentoring Minds’ award-winning, research-based resources are designed to be flexible for classroom needs, supporting technology integration and standards mastery for Math, ELA, and Science. Mentoring Minds’ commitment to education extends beyond the classroom, as well; the company proudly sponsors groundbreaking administrators across the nation and supports community-based education initiatives through MindShare, an employee-driven grant program. For more information, call 800-585-5258 or visit mentoringminds.com.