Cambium Learning Group Wins an Impressive 11 BESSIE Awards for 2019

DALLAS—April 18, 2019—Cambium Learning®Group, Inc., a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential, announced today that two of its business units—Learning A-Z®, offering preK–6 literacy resources, and ExploreLearning®, offering online math and science solutions for grades K–12—garnered 11 Best Educational Software (BESSIE) Awards in 2019.

The company’s business units were honored in the following categories, making this the fifth consecutive year Cambium Learning Group has won multiple awards. In addition, ExploreLearning Gizmos® was featured in the 2019 product review page.

Early Learning, Literacy Skills Website: Learning A-Z Headsprout®
Early Elementary, Reading Skills Website: Learning A-Z Headsprout
Early Elementary, Science Website: Learning A-Z Science A-Z®
Upper Elementary, Critical Thinking Skills Website: Learning A-Z Raz-Plus®
Upper Elementary, ELL Website: Learning A-Z Raz-Plus® ELL Edition
Upper Elementary, Language Arts Website: Learning A-Z Writing A-Z
Upper Elementary, Math Fluency Website: ExploreLearning Reflex®
Upper Elementary, Science and Literacy Website: Learning A-Z Science A-Z
Multi-level, Critical Thinking Skills Website: Learning A-Z Raz-Plus
Multi-level, Math and Science Online Simulations: ExploreLearning Gizmos®
Teacher Tools, Online Blended Reading Platform: Learning A-Z Raz-Plus ELL Edition

“It’s an honor to be recognized this year with 11 BESSIE Awards,” said John Campbell, Chief Executive Officer of Cambium Learning Group. “We strive to offer high-quality learning technologies that make a positive difference in the lives of teachers and students every day. In addition to teachers confirming that our solutions work in the classroom, these awards further validate our mission.”

The 25th annual BESSIE Awards are sponsored by The ComputED Gazette, a leading online educational resource created by educators who have provided the finest computer education to children and adults for more than 20 years. The awards target innovative and content-rich programs and websites that provide parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. Winners are selected from titles submitted by publishers worldwide.

About Cambium Learning Group

Cambium Learning® Group is an award-winning educational technology solutions leader dedicated to helping all students reach their potential through individualized and differentiated instruction. Using a research-based, personalized approach, Cambium Learning Group delivers SaaS resources and instructional products that engage students and support teachers in fun, positive, safe and scalable environments. These solutions are provided through Learning A-Z® (online differentiated instruction for elementary school reading, writing and science), ExploreLearning® (online interactive math and science solutions), Voyager Sopris Learning® (blended solutions that accelerate struggling learners to achieve in literacy and math and professional development for teachers), and VKidz Learning (online comprehensive homeschool education and programs for literacy and science). We believe that every student has unlimited potential; that teachers matter; and that data, instruction, and practice are the keys to success in the classroom and beyond.

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About Learning A–Z

Learning A-Z® is a literacy-focused PreK–6 educational provider of technology-enabled learning solutions. Our products blend traditional teacher-led instruction with robust online resources to make teaching more effective and efficient, practice more accessible and personalized, assessment more strategic and automated, and learning more informed and proactive. Our suite of products includes: Raz-Plus®, Reading A-Z®, Raz-Kids®, Headsprout®, Science A-Z®, Writing A-Z™, and Vocabulary A-Z™. Learning A-Z products are used by more than 8 million students in more than 170 countries. For more information, please visit or find us on Facebook or Twitter.

About ExploreLearning

ExploreLearning® believes all students can have success in math and science. Our online solutions bring effective, research-proven instructional strategies to classrooms around the world. Gizmos® ( is the world’s largest library of interactive, online simulations for math and science in grades 3–12; Reflex® ( is the most effective solution available for math fact fluency development; and Science4Us® ( is an award-winning program that gives K–2 students a head start in STEM. For more of the latest news from ExploreLearning, please visit

Investor and Media Contact

Tammy Weisman, Vice President, Marketing

Learning A-Z

Lisa Jabara-May, Vice President, Marketing


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