Latest Carnegie Learning Inc. Stories

2008-09-11 15:00:32

Carnegie Learning, Inc., a leading publisher of research-based math curricula for middle school, high school, and higher education students, reports that Carnegie Learning(TM) Adaptive Math Solutions have been adopted by Bartow County Schools in Georgia and Del Valle Independent School District in Texas as a Response to Intervention (RTI) program for students likely to struggle with the transition from middle school to high school mathematics. According to the company, sales of the...

2008-08-21 15:00:57

Carnegie Learning, Inc. announced today that the company's developmental math software for higher education students is now correlated to three leading math textbooks from education publishers Pearson and Thomson. The announcement comes one week after President Bush signed the College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2008 into law. Among the provisions of the new legislation is the requirement that education textbook publishers provide unbundled alternatives to books "kitted" with...

2008-08-12 15:00:24

Sales of Carnegie Learning, Inc.'s new Georgia Mathematics 1 and 2 curricula have reached $5 million since publication of the program earlier this year, according to the company. Carnegie Learning, a leading provider of research based math curricula for middle schools, high schools, and the higher education market, reports that over 130 Georgia middle and high schools have adopted the education publisher's customized Georgia Mathematics 1 and 2 designed, specifically, to meet new, more...

2008-08-07 15:00:46

The average college student spends almost $900 per year on textbooks, about 20% of tuition and fees at a four year public institution, and student spending on textbooks is growing at almost four times the rate of inflation, according to U.S. PIRG, the federation of state Public Interest Research Groups. The College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2008, aimed at managing the cost of post-secondary education, passed in the Senate last week by unanimous consent and now moves to the...

2008-07-30 12:01:06

The Chicago Public Schools (CPS) has purchased Carnegie Learning's Cognitive Tutor(R) Bridge to Algebra and Algebra I curricula for eight additional high schools, bringing to 25 the total number of high schools using the company's research-based math instruction as part of Chicago's High School Transformation project. CPS also purchased Carnegie Learning's Geometry and Algebra II curricula for select high schools. These new programs will be in place and 68 teachers will receive Carnegie...

2008-07-15 12:00:50

Carnegie Learning, Inc., a leading publisher of research-based math curricula for middle, high school, and higher education students, reported today that Hamilton County Tennessee Schools serving the Chattanooga area has renewed the purchased of Carnegie Learning Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II programs for the upcoming 2008-2009 academic year. Carnegie Learning's Algebra I program was originally purchased in 2001 as a pilot curriculum for three schools, and the district has since...

2008-07-01 15:00:45

Carnegie Learning, Inc., a leading publisher of research-based math curricula, reports an increase in the use of its middle and high school math software programs for use in supplemental, intervention applications. In the 2007-2008 academic year, Carnegie Learning saw a 40% increase in sales of the company's software for use as an intervention solution, as compared with the previous academic year. Carnegie Learning Adaptive Math Solutions provide interactive instruction to supplement...

2007-04-18 15:00:42

Carnegie Learning, Inc.'s Algebra I solution has received the 22nd Annual Codie Award for Best K-12 Instruction Solution given each year by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA). The SIIA utilizes both journalist and peer-company reviews to identify the leaders and innovators in 75 categories across the software, digital content and education technology industries. This year's winners were chosen from more than 1,197 nominations -- the most in the history of the...

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