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Press Release: KNOWRE NAMED ONE OF THE WORLD’S TOP TEN MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES IN EDUCATION
KNOWRE NAMED ONE OF THE WORLD’S TOP TEN MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES IN EDUCATION
New York, NY (March 4, 2014) – Education technology company KnowRe (www.knowre.com) was listed in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies 2014 series as one of “The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Education”..
Peg Tyre, nationally renowned writer, lecturer and thinker about education and author of the article cites KnowRe “for deploying a datacentric learning platform that even a kid could use.” She continued, “KnowRe has developed a mathematics app that uses a fun, achievement-based, gamified interface to figure out what skills middle-schoolers need to master algebra, then uses adaptive technology to tailor lessons, practices, and quizzes to make sure those gaps get filled in.”
“We are very excited to be included in this list of prestigious companies,” says David Joo, KnowRe’s Co-Founder and Co-CEO. “It is encouraging to be recognized for the value of our technology, which provides student assessments at an unrivaled level of granularity and accuracy.”
KnowRe recently launched its adaptive Pre-Algebra and Algebra I curricula after gathering feedback through its 11,000+ beta users, including students and teachers from 37 pilot schools across the United States and Canada.
KnowRe plans to release Algebra II and Geometry by the end of the year, with Calculus and Statistics to follow.
KnowRe is an educational technology company with an adaptive mathematics curriculum. KnowRe’s patented technology assesses an individual’s strengths and weaknesses, personalizes a curriculum for each student’s focus areas and engages students through gamified features, attractive graphics and social learning. KnowRe believes in the importance of a good education, the need for personalization in our educational system and that technology is the most effective tool to help bring about these goals.
KnowRe was named winner of “Best Instructional App” in the NYC Schools 2013 Gap App Challenge and was Grand Prize winner of Google’s Global K-Startup
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