Learning Platform Provides Quality Content, Forum for Teacher Collaboration
NEW YORK –Jan. 8, 2013 – Pearson’s Online Learning Exchange (OLE) – an innovative web- and mobile-ready learning platform – earned top honors in the 2012 “Tech & Learning” Awards of Excellence. Celebrating its 30th year, this recognition program honors K-12 technology products that break new ground, as well as those that added significant enhancements to proven education tools.
With Online Learning Exchange, high-quality content combined with flexible tools enable teachers and students to exchange ideas, collaborate and enhance the learning experience. Supporting any curriculum, Online Learning Exchange brings together tools for teachers to aggregate their own content, quality third-party resources, and numerous digital assets from Pearson’s research-based instructional materials – all tagged by subject, grade and educational standard.
“Every day, more and more educators are discovering a tremendous resource for teaching and learning in the Online Learning Exchange. It puts high-quality content and the convenient, accessible forum for collaboration all at their fingertips,” saidLynda Cloud, Pearson senior vice president. “We are honored to have our learning platform and digital content earn the highest recognition from this prestigious awards program.”
With Online Learning Exchange, teachers can build customized lessons; search for content by keyword, course and standard; upload their own content right alongside Pearson content; track student progress via homework and tests; and access eTexts.
This is the first “Tech & Learning” Award of Excellence for Online Learning Exchange, which launched in June 2011. Online Learning Exchange is featured in the December 2012 issue of “Tech & Learning” magazine, as well as on the website.
For more information, visit http://www.onlinelearningexchange.com.
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