Core Science Solution for Middle School Recognized in Best PreK-12 Personalized Learning Solution Category
LAKEWOOD, N.J. – April 1, 2013 – eScience3000™, published by Achieve3000®,is a finalist in the 2013 Software & Information Industry (SIIA) CODiE Awards in the new category of Best PreK-12 Personalized Learning Solution. This prestigious annual awards program showcases achievement across the industry and honors the best education technology, business software and digital content.
eScience3000 is the middle school core science solution that uniquely combines the expertise of Achieve3000, the leader in differentiated instruction, and National Geographic Learning, the industry-leading provider of science content. eScience3000 is an engaging, experiential, differentiated program that changes the game when it comes to science instruction.
“In just its second year in schools, eScience3000 has earned high praise from teachers for making science accessible to all students," said Saki Dodelson, CEO of Achieve3000. “It is a great honor for our science solution to be honored by SIIA for the powerful way it personalizes learning for middle schoolers."
eScience3000 is designed to make science accessible to all learners by providing all content at four different reading levels, along with other scaffolds to support different learning modalities. This helps to meet STEM objectives that will move U.S. students from the middle to the top in science achievement over the next decade. eScience3000 is also designed to fulfill all district requirements for core science programs that meet 21st-century educational needs with easily customized curricula that meet each state's science scope and sequence, and addresses the practices, concepts, and core ideas outlined in A Framework for K-12 Science Education, in preparation for the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).
eScience3000 provides experiential learning opportunities that engage students and give them the skills they need for success in science. It offers instructional strategies that support inquiry-based learning, as well as summative and formative assessments to measure students' outcomes and to help them prepare for state and national science assessments.
The 2013 CODiE Award winners will be announced at the 2013 Ed Tech Industry Summit in San Francisco on May 6.
For more information, visit achieve3000.com/science-solutions/escience3000.
SIIA is the leading association representing the software and digital content industries. SIIA represents approximately 700 member companies worldwide that develop software and digital information content. Information technology (IT) and software security are critical issues to SIIA’s members, many of whom strive to develop safe, secure and state-of the-art products that effectively serve their commercial and government customers alike, while protecting their intellectual property. The SIIA Education Division serves and represents more than 200 member companies that provide software, digital content and other technologies that address educational needs. The Division shapes and supports the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities and critical market information. For more information, visit www.siia.net/education.
Achieve3000 is the leader in online differentiated instruction, serving nearly twomillion students across the United States. The company’sweb-based science and literacy solutions are proven to increase content knowledge, reading comprehension and fluency, vocabulary and writing proficiency for students in grades 2-12, and also for adult learners. Based on decades of scientific research, Achieve3000 solutions deliver engaging, nonfiction content that supports core curriculum, Response to Intervention, special education and other instructional models. eScience (for grades 6-8), KidBiz3000® (for grades 2-5), TeenBiz3000® (for grades 6-8), Empower3000™ (for grades 9-12) and Spark3000® (for adult learners) are aligned with Common Core State Standards for English language arts as well as individual state standards. Achieve3000 supports 21st century education initiatives across content areas and is raising student performance across the country. The company is based in Lakewood, N.J. Learn more about Achieve3000 online at achieve3000.com or call 888-968-6822.