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2014-03-17 20:22:54

NATICK, Mass., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EdTech Digest(®) named Kurzweil 3000(®)-firefly® by Kurzweil Educational Systems(®) a finalist for the Cool Tool Award in the fourth annual EdTech Digest Awards Recognition Program in the category of Mobile App Solution for elementary. Kurzweil 3000-firefly is literacy software that enables struggling students, including those with learning differences such as dyslexia and English Language Learners, to learn from the same content as...

2014-01-06 16:29:48

K12 leaders highlight products that enhance learning in another record-breaking year for nominations DALLAS, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurzweil 3000(®)-firefly by Kurzweil Educational Systems(®) has been recognized for making a positive difference in education by K-12 leaders who named it to District Administration magazine's "Readers' Choice Top 100 Products" for 2013. The winners, selected by District Administration's editors from a record 1,800-plus nominations, were...

2013-12-23 20:20:45

TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Skyview Capital LLC today announced that it has completed the sale of Headsprout(®), developers of the MimioReading(TM) classroom suite, to Learning A-Z, a Cambium Learning(®) Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABCD) company. Skyview Capital acquired the online curriculum programs as part of its acquisition of Mimio, a global leader in interactive teaching technologies, in July 2013. Founded in 1999 and based in Seattle, WA, Mimio acquired Headsprout...

2013-12-09 04:22:18

NATICK, Mass., Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the past 365 days, students using Kurzweil 3000®-firefly have demonstrated an overwhelming commitment to their education by downloading over 1 million digital documents from the program's cloud-based Universal Library. This data was derived from reporting features in Kurzweil 3000-firefly that measure student logins and files accessed, which provide educators the ability to make informed decisions about a student's academic progress....

2013-11-08 04:20:36

DALLAS, Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Cambium Learning(®) Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABCD), solutions have earned the 31(st) Annual Award of Excellence from Tech & Learning magazine. Kurzweil 3000(®)-firefly by Kurzweil Educational Systems(®) and Reading A-Z from Learning A-Z were recognized as two of the Best Upgraded Products to "help educators in the business of teaching, training, and managing with technology." Through several rounds of judging, entries were given a...

2013-10-15 08:37:02

DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Cambium Learning(®) Group products have been named winners in the 18(th) Annual Education Software Review Awards (EDDIES) by The ComputED Gazette: From Learning A-Z: -- Raz-Kids.com -- ScienceA-Z.com -- ReadingA-Z.com From ExploreLearning: -- ExploreLearning Reflex(TM) -- ExploreLearning Gizmos® From Kurzweil and IntelliTools -- Kurzweil 3000(TM) firefly Several EDDIE winners were recognized for their innovations...

2013-05-29 12:31:26

DALLAS, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyager Learning, a business unit of Cambium Learning(® )Group (NASDAQ: ABCD), a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and services, announced today the results of an innovative collaboration with New Jersey-based iSpeech in the development of VmathLive(®)2.0, Voyager Learning's newest online math intervention. An interactive, web-based...

2013-05-22 12:33:27

DALLAS, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambium Learning Group (NASDAQ: ABCD), a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and expert professional services, announced today that three of its innovative learning products won SIIA CODiE Awards on May 7, 2013. The ExploreLearning business unit earned one award, and Learning A-Z received two of these prestigious prizes--honoring the pinnacle...

2013-05-21 12:30:56

NATICK, Mass., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurzweil Educational Systems(®), a business unit of Cambium Learning Group, Inc. [NASDAQ: ABCD], a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and services, announced today that a robust and flexible reporting feature has been added to Kurzweil 3000(®)-firefly. This reporting feature, available to any customer with a current...

2013-05-15 12:40:05

DALLAS, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambium Learning(®) Group (NASDAQ: ABCD), a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and expert professional services, announced today that five of its innovative learning solutions have been selected as finalists for the 2013 Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) Awards. Four were named as finalists in the Supplemental Resources category,...