DALLAS, May 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cambium Learning® Group (Nasdaq:ABCD) was recently named as a finalist in six categories for the Association of American Publishers (AAP)'s annual REVERE Awards for education innovation. Two of Cambium Learning Group's business units, ExploreLearning® and Learning A-Z™, were honored with this distinction.
The annual REVERE Awards recognize exemplary learning resources for PreK–12 students, educators, and administrators, as well as adult learners. Each entry was rigorously evaluated with an emphasis on feedback from both professional educators and product developers.
"As an organization whose mission is to improve the achievements of all learners through innovative solutions, we are honored to be amongst the finalists in several categories for the 2015 REVERE Awards," said John Campbell, CEO of Cambium Learning Group. "We are pleased to see both ExploreLearning and Learning A-Z celebrated as top teaching and learning resources."
REVERE Finalist Categories for ExploreLearning:
- Classroom Supplemental Resources, Innovation: Reflex®
- Classroom Supplemental Resources, Mathematics: Reflex
REVERE Finalist Categories for Learning A-Z:
- Classroom Supplemental Resources, Reading and Language Arts: Reading A-Z
- Classroom Supplemental Resources, Resources for ELLs: Reading A-Z
- Classroom Supplemental Resources, Resources for Learners with Special Educational Needs: Raz-Kids
- Classroom Supplemental Resources, Science, Health, and the Environment: Science A-Z
For more information about Cambium Learning Group, visit www.cambiumlearning.com.
About Cambium Learning Group, Inc.
Cambium Learning® Group is a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential. Cambium Learning accomplishes this goal by providing evidence-based solutions and expert professional services to empower educators and raise the achievement levels of all students. The company is composed of four business units: Learning A-Z™ (www.learninga-z.com), ExploreLearning® (www.explorelearning.com), Kurzweil Education™ (www.kurzweiledu.com), and Voyager Sopris Learning™ (www.voyagersopris.com). Together, these business units provide breakthrough technology solutions for online learning and professional support; best-in-class intervention and supplemental instructional materials; gold-standard professional development and school-improvement services; valid and reliable assessments; and proven materials to support a positive and safe school environment. Cambium Learning Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:ABCD), is based in Dallas, Texas. For more information, please visit www.cambiumlearning.com.
ExploreLearning® develops online solutions to improve student learning in math and science. ExploreLearning currently has two products: Gizmos®, the world's largest library of interactive, online simulations for math and science in grades 3-12; and Reflex®, the most powerful solution available for math fact fluency development. Gizmos and Reflex bring research-proven instructional strategies to classrooms around the world. ExploreLearning is a Charlottesville, VA-based business unit of Cambium Learning® Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABCD), based in Dallas, Texas. For more information about Gizmos, please visit www.explorelearning.com. For more information about Reflex, please visit www.reflexmath.com.
About Learning A-Z
Learning A-Z™ is a PreK–6 educational resource company specializing in online delivery of leveled readers and supplementary curriculum for reading, writing, and science. Founded in 2002 to help teachers differentiate instruction and meet the unique needs of all students, Learning A-Z's resources are currently used in more than half of the districts across the U.S. and Canada, and more than 180 countries worldwide. Serving a wide range of student needs, including ELL/ESL, intervention, special education, and daily instruction, Learning A-Z includes: Reading A-Z, Raz-Kids, Headsprout®, Science A-Z, Vocabulary A-Z, Writing A-Z, and ReadyTest A-Z. Learning A-Z is a business unit of Cambium Learning® Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABCD), based in Dallas, Texas. For more information, please visit www.learninga-z.com.
About the REVERE Awards
The REVERE Awards program, presented by the PreK–12 Learning Group of the Association of American Publishers, honors excellence across all resources for preK–12 and adult learners, educators, and administrators. The program also includes The Distinguished Achievement Awards, The Innovation Awards, The Golden Lamps, and Beyond the Classroom. The REVERE's wide range of categories welcomes all types of materials in any media and for any educational setting. Publishing houses, nonprofit organizations, museums and cultural centers, technology firms, schools, colleges, and research societies have received awards from this program since it was founded in 1967. Read more at www.revereawards.org.
About the AAP PreK–12 Learning Group
A division within the Association of American Publishers, the PreK–12 Learning Group serves its diverse membership by providing valuable resources and industry intelligence; fostering a fair, competitive, and robust market; and encouraging the development of professional, quality content for teaching and learning. In 2013, the School Division of the AAP merged with the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) to form the PreK–12 Learning Group, which combines AAP's proven strengths in advocacy and legal affairs with AEP's successful programs for the benefit of its members. Read more at www.aepweb.org.
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