Learning.com Welcomes Wowzers as 60th Provider in Growing Digital Content Library
Portland, Ore. (Oct. 23, 2012) – In a continued effort to connect educators and students to the most high-quality digital content,Learning.comis proud to announce Wowzers as the 60th provider to join Marketplace, Learning.com’s growing digital content library.
Wowzers is an award-winning online learning solution that brings K-5 math and science curriculum to life through engaging story-driven games and activities. Designed to support schools and districts as they adopt blended learning environments, Wowzers’ adaptive technology offers a personalized, self-paced experience for each child.
“We know that engaging kids in the subjects of math and science can be a challenge, especially when integrating Common Core standards," said Andrew Howard, president and CEO of Wowzers. "We're thrilled to partner withLearning.comto offer educators access to Wowzers' powerful and adaptive mobile learning program at the click of a mouse."
Learning.com, an industry leader in the K-12 market, is recognized for providing educators with the content and tools they need to align instruction to Common Core state and federal standards. The Marketplace expanding digital content library now boasts 60 providers, including Second Avenue Learning, StudySync, and Cubert’s Cube, in addition to more than 300,000 free and fee-based digital learning objects. The addition of Wowzers marks an important milestone for Learning.com’s growing collection of premium digital resources.
“Wowzers brings a fun and engaging set of math and science materials to our catalog,” said Douglas Gastich, director of content and partner development atLearning.com. “The integration of Wowzers’ standards-aligned curriculum with Learning.com’s powerful digital learning environment means that, whether you’re a current customer or new to our platform, you can easily purchase, manage and use this high-quality content.”
Learning.comprovides proven content, powerful tools, and practical services to support 21st century learners, align instruction to Common Core standards, and prepare students for next generation assessments. We offer free and fee-based standards-aligned curriculum and assessments to enhance and differentiate instruction, engage students, and increase test scores. In addition to award-winning content, we provide the implementation, support, and professional development tools and services that educators need to make the most of their resources and improve learning outcomes. For more information, visit www.learning.com, and follow us at www.facebook.com/learningdotcom and www.twitter.com/learningdotcom.
Founded in 2010, Wowzers is an adaptive, award-winning online learning platform where story-driven games and activities replace assessments, manipulatives and textbooks. The Wowzers program, which currently includes math Common Core curriculum for 3rd through 5th grade, is built on a powerful, cloud-based platform that adapts to the learning style of each student for a truly personalized and effective learning experience anywhere there is an internet-connected device. For more information on Wowzers, visit www.wowzers.com, view the Wowzers blog at blog.wowzers.com, find us on Facebook or reach out via Twitter at @Wowzers.