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EduTone Announces Kudo Learning Joins the Single Sign-On Marketplace

By Carletta
March 13th, 2014

EduTone Single Sign-On Marketplace part of Intel Education is Coming Soon

Alameda, CA – Thursday March 13, 2014. EduTone Corporation announced today that Kudo Learning has joined the EduTone Single Sign-On (SSO) Marketplace Part of Intel Education which is an on-demand catalog of cloud-hosted, third party try and buy services for the K-12 education market segment.
Developed by a UC Berkeley PhD, a former preschool teacher, and an Emmy® winning animator, Kudo! is a mobile platform language-learning solution for preschoolers. Kudo!’s interactive, adaptive learning apps use videos, games, and songs to provide fun and engaging experiences for young learners. It’s duoLingo meets Dora the Explorer.

“We are very happy to include Kudo Learning in the EduTone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education,” said Terry Smithson, Senior Vice President of EduTone. “It is exciting to have quality interactive and adaptive educational content for kids, babies, and toddlers,” said Terry. “We’re very excited to partner up with EduTone and Intel® in joining the SSO Marketplace,” said Shlomy Kattan, Co-Founder and CEO of Kudo Learning. “The reach both companies can provide in getting Kudo! into the hands of students across many countries, as well as the ease-of-use that EduTone’s solution offers, is a perfect fit with our goal to give every child the gift of a second language,” explained Shlomy.

The EduTone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education is coming soon and will be accessible through the EduTone SSO Passport which enables distribution partners to offer school customers the ability to immediately provision any best of breed, web-enabled content or software services to their teachers and students from an on-demand catalog.

About EduTone Corporation
EduTone provides cutting edge, cloud-based, device and platform agnostic services specifically designed for today’s K-20 institutions. EduTone Xchange™, its multiple award-winning, fully-integrated, customizable, end-to-end services delivery platform provides educational institutions with secure Single Sign-On, automated role/policy-based provisioning and identity management for all web-enabled applications, content and communities. The Edutone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education, is a one-stop shop for on-demand marketing and distribution of learning resources including Web Apps, Mobile Apps, Online Courses and downloadable Digital Assets. EduTone Corporation is a privately held corporation headquartered in Alameda, California. For more information, go to: http://www.edutone.com

About Kudo Learning
Kudo Learning, the company behind Kudo! language-learning apps, develops a unique interactive, adaptive mobile second language learning platform for preschoolers. Our program—designed for home and school use—uses stories, games, and songs to provide an engaging and intuitive experience for young learners. Developed by a team of language learning experts, teachers, and animators, Kudo Learning’s Progressive Immersion Method™ allows children to discover a foreign language through play and storytelling, and is effective with new learners and bilingual children alike. Kudo! is currently available in ESL and Spanish, with future expansion to other languages. For more information visit: www.kudolearning.com

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