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EduTone Announces PLANETii Joins the Single Sign-On Marketplace

By Carletta
April 8th, 2014

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

Alameda, CA – April 7, 2014. EduTone Corporation announced today that PLANETii 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. K-8 Adaptive Math Practice Correlated to Common Core and State Standards- Engaging and interactive, PLANETii MathWorld is an affordable way to build confidence in math. A game like interface motivates students and holds their attention, while PLANETii’s advanced technology adapts to each child’s level.

“We are excited that PLANETii has joined the EduTone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education,” said Terry Smithson, Senior Vice President of EduTone. “By using a really cool gaming interface, it really helps keep kids engaged and focused on a very important and sometimes difficult subject,” continued Terry.
“We are very excited about the opportunity to join the EduTone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education. Our company feels it is a tremendous opportunity to leverage the marketplace and introduce new students, teachers and parents to our adaptive math practice product,” explained Eric Wong, CEO of Planetii. “PLANETii MathWorld effectively provides additional practice at school or at home and fits flexibly with any math program. Struggling students can get the additional help they need, and high achievers can tackle more challenging content,” continued Eric.

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 Planetii
Founded in 2000 by graduates of M.I.T. Cornell and Stanford universities, PLANETii is a leader in adaptive formative assessment products for Math and English with 600,000 subscribers in over 10 countries around the world. Our products are curriculum-correlated, adaptive math practice covering 189 math topics in 40,000 questions PLUS textbook correlations, formative assessments, pre- and post-tests, and a test creation tool. Our products are also ideal for districts, in schools, or at home. For more information visit: http://www.planetii.com/en/index.htm

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