Breaking the Barrier Named 2016 REVERE Award Winner

Series earns top award from the Association of American Publishers PreK-12 Learning Group
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Series earns top award from the Association of American Publishers PreK-12 Learning Group

Series earns top award from the Association of American Publishers PreK-12 Learning Group

Groton, MAJune 17, 2016Breaking the Barrier, Inc., a global leader in print and digital language learning, has won the REVERE award for its world language series in the Classroom Resources, World Languages category.

Breaking the Barrier’s World Language Series is designed to help learners read, write, and speak the target language fluently while developing a deep understanding and appreciation of the various cultures and traditions associated with each language.

“We are deeply grateful for this wonderful recognition of our dynamic approach to language learning. It was thrilling for me to be with members of my team at the gala dinner in Philadelphia last week as these awards were announced,” said John Conner, Breaking the Barrier CEO and Series Editor. 

Celebrating its 50th program year, the REVERE (Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources) Awards continue to identify outstanding educational products that engage today’s teachers and students. The AAP PreK-12 Learning Group produces the prestigious awards program that is unique to the educational industry in recognizing learning resources in all media, for all ages, and in a wide variety of educational subject areas and learning environments. 

About Breaking the Barrier, Inc.
Founded in 1997 by educators, Breaking the Barrier is a global leader in print and digital language learning. Featuring instruction in Spanish, French, and English, Breaking the Barrier offers students the fastest path to true language fluency. For more information, visit

About the Association of American Publishers
The Association of American Publishers (AAP) represents about four hundred member organizations including major commercial, digital learning and education and professional publishers alongside independents, non-profits, university presses and scholarly societies. We represent 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. Find us online at or on twitter at @AmericanPublish. Read more about the REVERE Awards program at or on twitter at @REVEREawards.

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