Learning A-Z Adds New Interactive Student Resources and Teacher Upgrades to Science A-Z

TUCSON, Ariz., March 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Learning A-Z®, a leading provider of PreK–6 literacy-focused products and a division of Cambium Learning® Group, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has enhanced its Science A-Z product by adding new eResources that students access online, as well as other upgrades for teachers.

Science A-Z is a dynamic online resource that integrates science and reading into one curriculum. New online and mobile formats of Science A-Z unit content—including Nonfiction Books, FOCUS Books, Career Files, Science Diagrams, Multimedia Files, and Comprehension Quizzes—allow students to access developmentally appropriate resources independently or complete teacher-created assignments any time. Resources are available online through the Kids A-Z eLearning portal or via a mobile device through the Kids A-Z mobile app. Additional features include new digital reporting tools for teachers and a newly designed website with optimized navigation.

“Science A-Z’s new interactive eResources allow students to engage with scientific content like never before,” said Bob Holl, president and cofounder of Learning A-Z. “This new access provides teachers more instructional flexibility and improves the school-to-home connection. These new enhancements strengthen our enlightened approach to literacy by allowing kids to think and act like scientists in a whole new way.”

As they were previously, Science A-Z resources are also available in printable and projectable formats. The product also includes an array of hands-on experiments and activities that require only common household items to put science into practice.

Learning A-Z is committed to providing high-quality products that empower teachers to improve learning through an enlightened approach to literacy. To learn more about Science A-Z’s comprehensive instructional tools and student resources, visit www.sciencea-z.com.

About Learning A-Z

Learning A-Z® is a PreK-6 education technology provider of digitally delivered resources and tools that support instruction and student growth in reading, writing, and science. Founded in 2002, Learning A-Z believes that an enlightened approach to literacy—which starts with reading and writing, but also includes the development of key 21st century skills like communication, creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking—is the foundation to all learning. With a robust library of incredibly effective and flexible curriculum resources, Learning A-Z provides the tools teachers need to deliver personalized instruction for a wide range of student needs and its products include: Reading A-Z, Raz-Kids®, Headsprout®, Science A-Z®, Writing A-Z, Vocabulary A-Z, and ReadyTest A-Z. Learning A-Z’s resources are currently used in more than half the districts across the United States and Canada and in more than 180 countries worldwide. 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.

Media Contact Learning A-Z John Jorgenson, SVP, Marketing 520.232.5070 john.jorgenson@learninga-z.com Investor Contact Cambium Learning Group, Inc. Barbara Benson, CFO investorrelations@cambiumlearning.com

Source:Cambium Learning Group, Inc.