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EduTone Announces KimmiC Joins the Single Sign-On Marketplace

By Carletta
April 2nd, 2014

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

Alameda, CA – March 31, 2014. EduTone Corporation announced today that KimmiC with their flagship product EdgeAhead™ using their FlatWorld™ technology, 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. EdgeAhead™ is a simple, secure, online tool – using smart phone, tablet or desktop that creates personalized, out-of-classroom, multilingual, digital ecosystems designed to serve stakeholders in the education and learning arenas and give learners access to the extra education they need to edge ahead.

The industry-first SmartMarks, available only with EdgeAhead™, enable controlled connections and collaborations over specific content, coursework and exercises between student(s), teacher(s), tutor(s) and parent(s) as well as enabling private, directed discussions/monitoring of the personalized performance, progress and needs of students engaged an EdgeAhead™ ecosystem.

“We are excited to include the KimmiC and their flagship product EdgeAhead in the EduTone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education,” said Terry Smithson, Senior Vice President of EduTone. “We believe the FlatWorld technology is very unique and provides users with a very rich experience,” continued Terry.
“The future of education is online and students, wherever they are located, deserve access to topnotch educators and state-of-the-art educational environments and ecosystems – like EdgeAhead – to prepare them for success in the new, knowledge based, global digital economy,” said Kim Chandler McDonald, Co-Founder of KimmiC alongside her husband, Michael McDonald.

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, customisable, 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 KimmiC
KimmiC developed EdgeAhead™, and its FlatWorld™ supporting technology, to give educators and students alike access to simple, secure, inexpensive and innovative Tier 1 Technology which is as economical as it is effective and engaging.
KimmiC specializes in adaptive approaches, robust technologies and leading edge innovations that level the playing field in the knowledge/relationship based global, digital economy. For more information, go to: http://www.innoveducation.org

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