Being judged by such a prestigious team of ed tech experts validates our methodology of combining scientifically research-based curriculum, world-class technology, and game-like interface design in order to create a program that enables students to learn
Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) November 5, 2010
Learning Today, Inc., a Florida-based math and reading software publisher (http://www.learningtoday.com ), announces that its software has been selected as a winner of Tech & Learning’s 28th Annual “Award of Excellence” awards for Best New Product.
“Learning Today employs an efficient, mature, incredibly dedicated development team that works cohesively with our expert curriculum team to ensure that today’s sophisticated technology brings the best of education to light,” stated Robin Baker, Executive Vice President of Learning Today, Inc. “Our team works diligently to create the best-of-breed educational technology product and is extremely honored to win this Award of Excellence.”
Learning Today’s Smart Tutor and MangoMon programs are used in schools and school districts throughout the United States. Its consumer version, Smarttutor.com, is used in homes and tutoring centers domestically and internationally. The programs meet all state education standards as well as the national Common Core Standards (CCS) and are designed to assist all students in maintaining or improving their reading and/or math skills by using an explicit, differentiated, prescriptive instruction methodology. Qualitative studies have proven that its interface design makes it easy to use in school, extended day programs, and at home. Quantitative studies have demonstrated academic gains in all reading and math sub-skill areas.
“This year’s Award of Excellence products were tested by ed tech experts from the New York City Department of Education and the University of Michigan, our top T&L advisors, and more. These companies can be proud that their products were selected as winners by this prestigious team of judges,” stated Kevin Hogan, Editorial Director for NewBay Media’s Tech & Learning Group.
“We are incredibly appreciative of the recognition this award brings to our company, product, and people,” stated Sukanti Husain, Vice President of Educational Technology at Learning Today, Inc. “Being judged by such a prestigious team of ed tech experts validates our methodology of combining scientifically research-based curriculum, world-class technology, and game-like interface design in order to create a program that enables students to learn at their own pace and on their own path.”
About Learning Today, Inc.
Learning Today, Inc. provides schools, school districts, and extended-day learning centers with web-based math and reading curriculum that supports instruction and targeted intervention. It also provides teachers with free materials of exceptional quality that they can access quickly and easily, including online interactive lessons, math and reading games, professional development resources, and printables for the classroom. It is also available in a consumer-friendly version via http://www.SmartTutor.com.