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Press Release: Learning.com welcomes SAS® Curriculum Pathways® to growing digital content library
Learning.com welcomes SAS® Curriculum Pathways® to growing digital content library
Portland, OR & Cary, NC (Jan. 22, 2013) – SAS Curriculum Pathways is the newest product to join the growing digital content library at Learning.com, the celebrated source for connecting educators and students to the right digital content.
SAS Curriculum Pathways online curriculum resources have been proven to increase student learning and teacher effectiveness by targeting higher-order thinking skills. The learner-centered approach integrates varied instructional strategies and incorporates formative and summative assessments. More than 1,100 interactive Web-based curriculum resources include English language arts, math, science, social studies, and Spanish for educators and students in grades 6-12.
”Today’s students respond best to engaging, interactive resources that promote the skills to succeed in school and beyond,” said Scott McQuiggan, Director, SAS Curriculum Pathways. “While SAS Curriculum Pathways resources are available at no cost to educators and their students, Learning.com connects thousands more teachers and students with SAS Curriculum Pathways’ compelling content.”
Learning.com, long recognized as a leader in blended learning, helps districts integrate technology into core curriculum. The company provides educators with resources to ensure students meet the new Common Core and state standards, and succeed on computer-based assessments such as PARCC and Smarter Balanced. With more than 60 providers and 300,000 digital learning objects supporting project-based learning and digital readiness, Learning.com is a suitable host for interactive tools and lessons from SAS Curriculum Pathways.
“SAS Curriculum Pathways shares our commitment to education and quality content,” said Keith Oelrich, CEO of Learning.com. “Providing Learning.com users with innovative content from SAS Curriculum Pathways links educators and students with even more resources via a single sign-on.”
Learning.com provides proven content, powerful tools, and practical services to support 21st century learners, align instruction to Common Core standards, and prepare students for Common Core assessments. We offer free and fee-based standards-aligned curriculum and assessments to enhance and differentiate instruction, engage students, and increase test scores. In addition to award-winning content, we provide the implementation, support, and professional development tools and services that educators need to make the most of their resources and improve learning outcomes. For more information, visit www.learning.com, and follow us at www.facebook.com/learningdotcom and www.twitter.com/learningdotcom.
In addition to SAS Curriculum Pathways online resources, SAS analytics and business intelligence software is used at more than 3,000 educational institutions worldwide for teaching, research and administration. SAS has more than three decades of experience working with educational institutions.
SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions delivered within an integrated framework, SAS helps customers at more than 50,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world The Power to Know®.
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