TUCSON, AZ — May 6, 2015 — Learning A-Z, an online provider of PreK-6 education solutions and a division of Cambium Learning Group, Inc., received five 2015 BESSIE Awards recognizing the majority of its line of educational products. The company was awarded for the following categories:
- Early Learning Reading Website: Headsprout
- Upper Elementary Science Website: Science A-Z
- Upper Elementary Test Skills Website: ReadyTest A-Z
- Multilevel Reading Resource Website: Raz-Kids
- Teacher Tools Reading Resource Website: Reading A-Z
"This recognition speaks to our ongoing evolution as a true learning company," said Cofounder and President Bob Holl. "Each year the number of BESSIE Awards we receive increases. This year, with Headsprout, Reading A-Z, and ReadyTest A-Z winning for the first time, Learning A-Z claimed more recognition than any other company."
Learning A-Z's seven integrated websites work together to facilitate easy access to resources designed to create cohesion between what is taught in school and what is practiced at home. Resources include lesson plans, classroom aids, rubrics, assessment tools, leveled readers, and more.
The 21st 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.
For a full list of awards won by Learning A-Z, visit www.learninga-z.com/about-learninga-z-awards.html
About Learning A-Z
Learning A-Z is a PreK-6 educational resource company specializing in online delivery of leveled readers and supplementary curriculum for reading, writing, and science. Founded in 2002 to help teachers differentiate instruction and meet the unique needs of all students, Learning A-Z's resources are currently used in more than half of the districts across the U.S. and Canada, and more than 180 countries worldwide. Serving a wide range of student needs, including ELL/ESL, intervention, special education, and daily instruction, Learning A-Z includes: Reading A-Z, Raz-Kids, Headsprout, Science A-Z, Vocabulary A-Z, Writing A-Z, and ReadyTest A-Z. Learning A-Z is a business unit of Cambium Learning Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABCD), based in Dallas, Texas. For more information, please visit www.learninga-z.com.
John Jorgenson, SVP, Marketing
Cambium Learning Group, Inc.
Barbara Benson, CFO
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