Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) April 13, 2011
This week at the 2011 National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Conference, Pearson, the global leader in education and education technology, announced that its award-winning Perspective™ online remediation and enrichment solution for students now features more than 1,200 instructional math videos from TenMarks Education. Perspective provides students, families and educators with a roadmap to student improvement through enrichment and remediation learning resources selected to address individual needs.
Created by educational technology start-up TenMarks, the engaging videos are a perfect way for students to quickly refresh and learn math topics at their own pace and in their own time. The videos created by TenMarks are mapped to the new Common Core State Standards as well as other state standards and cover all math topics for grades 3-10.
"Perspective provides students, families and educators with the tools and materials they need to accelerate achievement," said Douglas Kubach, president and CEO, Assessment and Information, Pearson. "Adding the TenMarks.com video lessons to Perspective's ever-expanding pool of high-quality content makes it an even more powerful tool for helping students of all learning styles and abilities stay on track for success in school, college and careers."
Perspective features a friendly, easy-to-understand overview of a student's performance on assessments for teachers and families. Through its Learning Locator service, Perspective ties student performance to standards-aligned learning resources, such as the math videos from TenMarks, selected to address student assessment performance.
"We recognize the need to provide appropriate lesson content on demand at the exact moment when students realize the need for a little help," said Andrew Joseph, president and co-founder of TenMarks Education. "With Perspective, students have ready access to our high-quality TenMarks videos anytime, anywhere throughout the school year."
These web-optimized video segments are now available at no additional charge to existing Perspective customers via the Perspective web portal.
TenMarks is an education technology company that helps address the need for supplemental education to be accessible, affordable and effective. TenMarks offers an interactive program of math practice and on-demand learning to motivate, instill confidence and improve student achievement. TenMarks programs and video lessons are used by schools, teachers and families across the 50 United States. Founded in 2009, TenMarks Education is located in Newton, Mass., and is on a mission to build a stronger foundation and a stronger future for all children.
Pearson (NYSE:PSO), has as its mission to work side-by-side with states, districts, teachers, students and parents to ensure that every child is prepared for college and careers. For more information about the Assessment & Information group of Pearson, visit http://www.pearsonassessments.com/.
For more information, press only:
Adam Gaber, Pearson, 800-745-8489, adam(dot)gaber(at)pearson(dot)com,
Lisa Wolfe, L. Wolfe Communications, 773-227-1049, lwolfe(at)lwolfe(dot)com