Chandler, AZ (PRWEB) May 12, 2012
ODYSSEYWARE, one of the leading publishers of online curriculum for students in grades 3-12, is taking the next logical step to support lifelong learning with its release of two new eBooks, available on Apple’s iBookstore: U.S. History: Reconstruction to Present; and Investigations – Kingdoms.
ODYSSEYWARE is excited to offer these new educational resources that support learning inside and outside of the classrooms. Each ODYSSEYWARE eBook is a complete interactive course that can be used by students or lifelong learners to explore math, science, language arts, social science and various elective subjects. Created for students in grades 9-12, each eBook includes the following content:
- Introductory video
- Complete instructional text
- Dynamic Learning Activities (DLA) including video, slide shows, images, and review elements
- Constructed response assessment items
- Learning support features
According to Jen Salta, vice president of product development at ODYSSEYWARE, “We’re bullish on the possibilities and on educational innovation and look forward to working within the educational community to continue what we started years ago: developing technologies and materials that help learners get equal access to rigorous educational tools and exciting resources.”
ODYSSEYWARE eBooks can only be viewed using iBooks® 2 on an iPad®. iOS 5 is required. More eBooks from ODYSSEYWARE are in development.
Available on the iBookstore, ODYSSEYWARE eBooks facilitate learning on-the-go and provide every student the opportunity for academic success.
Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, ODYSSEYWARE is an innovative, multimedia-enriched online curriculum for grades 3-12. Completely web-based, it provides 21st century educational solutions by offering the core subjects of history and geography, math, language arts, and science, enriching electives, and placement testing. More than 300,000 students across the United States have connected with self-directed learning through ODYSSEYWARE. This curriculum is sold directly through regional education specialists. To learn more, visit ODYSSEYWARE at http://www.odysseyware.com or call 877.795.8904.