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Knovation and Core Learning Exchange Partner to Help Schools Advance Student-Centric Learning

BOULDER, Colo. – Oct. 17, 2016 – Core Learning Exchange, an education technology company, will add over 200,000 digital learning objects curated by Knovation, Inc., to its category-busting Mastery Learning Platform. The enriched platform offers schools and districts exploring student-centric learning modalities access to a treasure chest of 200,000 professionally-evaluated, standards-aligned, engaging online resources covering all subject areas, all grade levels, and all learning resource types — ready to use. Knovation’s Content Collection is sourced from Open Education Resources (OER) and free web resources to include the highest quality — and most popular resources — from Khan Academy, EngageNY, CK-12, LearnZillion, PBS, Library of Congress and many more.
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BOULDER, Colo. – Oct. 17, 2016 – Core Learning Exchange, an education technology company, will add over 200,000 digital learning objects curated by Knovation, Inc., to its category-busting Mastery Learning Platform. The enriched platform offers schools and districts exploring student-centric learning modalities access to a treasure chest of 200,000 professionally-evaluated, standards-aligned, engaging online resources covering all subject areas, all grade levels, and all learning resource types — ready to use. Knovation’s Content Collection is sourced from Open Education Resources (OER) and free web resources to include the highest quality — and most popular resources — from Khan Academy, EngageNY, CK-12, LearnZillion, PBS, Library of Congress and many more.

“An ever-increasing wealth of online resources makes personalized, competency- based learning more and more of a reality, if the teacher can find the right resources,” said Jeff Katzman, Founder and CEO of Core Learning Exchange. “Integrating Knovation’s Content Collection into CoreCollection is another important step in advancing student-centric learning.

Teachers use Core Learning Exchange’s formative assessments to identify student need, and then search the CoreCollection digital library to create personalized Mastery Learning playlists. With this offering, teachers can confidently select Knovation-sourced resources, knowing that the content is current, appropriate, and usable on any and all devices.

“The Core Learning Exchange shares our mission to do something good for kids, every day,” said Randy Wilhelm, CEO of Knovation. “Their ‘Spotify-like’ business model is a disruptor in the curriculum marketplace and offers schools and districts a new way to add depth and diversity to curriculum, with an infrastructure that simplifies the implementation of competency-based, personalized learning.”

For a free look at the Knovation Content Collection integrated into the Core Learning Exchange Mastery Learning Platform, please visit www.corelearningexchange.com. Free teacher trial subscriptions are also available. For more information about the Knovation Content Collection, please visit content.knovationlearning.com.

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About Core Learning Exchange

Core Learning Exchange is a Boulder, Colorado-based education technology start up, current member of the BoomStartUp Accelerator in Salt Lake City, UT and the SETDA Emerging Partners 2016 cohort. The Core-LX ecosystem includes advisors Michael Horn and Steven Hodas. The innovative Mastery Learning Platform includes playlist and lesson builders, and a digital learning content library featuring lessons from Florida Virtual School, BetterMarks (math content in English, Spanish and German), Highlights for Children, NuSkool, SAS Curriculum Pathways, LearnZillion, Khan Academy, CrashCourse, as well as over 30 self-publishers. Entrepreneur Magazine recently named Core-LX as one of “5 Fascinating Edtech Companies From National Education Week.”

About Knovation

Knovation makes it easy to find, to organize, and to share free digital content for learning. Knovation’s curriculum experts professionally evaluate, tag, standards-align and continuously maintain a collection of hundreds of thousands of online resources covering all subject areas, all grades and all learning resource types. Since 1999, Knovation has delivered on the promise to do something good for kids, every day by helping districts and organizations that serve them meet the needs of diverse K-12 learners in digital learning environments. For more information, please visit www.knovationlearning.com.

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Jeff Katzman, Core Learning Exchange 303-931-1372 jeff.katzman@core-lx.com 

Kelsea Kierstead, Knovation PR 608-216-7300, ext. 24 kelsea@cblohm.com 

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