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EduTone Announces Lightning Grader Joins the Single Sign-On Marketplace

By Carletta
April 9th, 2014

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

Alameda, CA – April 8, 2014. EduTone Corporation announced today that The Learning Egg, LLC with their flagship product Lightning Grader, 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. Lightning Grader is a web-based application that allows educators to quickly and easily create, grade, and share assessments and administer them via the web or paper, grade tests and immediately generate highly robust reports about student, class and school performance in real-time.

“We are excited that The Learning Egg, LLC has joined the EduTone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education,” said Julian Mobbs, CEO of EduTone. “Lightning Grader provides teachers with immediate feedback which allows the teacher to respond immediately to the needs of each student. Lightning Grader is also a huge time saver for the teacher. Instead of spending time hand grading each assessment, the teacher can grade over 100 pages per minute using Lightning Grader,” continued Julian.

“Lightning Grader is in the EduTone SSO Marketplace part of Intel Education because EduTone is an organization that offers valuable EdTech tools which is leading a change for education in the classroom,” explained Elijah Stambaugh, Founder and CEO of The Learning Egg, LLC. “Because Lightning Grader is an education focused company, we are excited to be a part of the showcase to increase student achievement and provide classroom tools to give educators time to focus on educating students,” continued Elijah.

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 The Learning Egg, LLC
The Learning Egg, LLC is a mission minded education focused organization that helps educators increase student achievement, which in turn provides students the potential to succeed and contribute to the success of their communities. Lightning Grader is the flagship product of the Learning Egg, LLC which helps educators scan, upload, and grade over 100 assessments per minute or students can take a web assessment via any web enabled device. Lightning Grader gives educators the ability to make data driven decisions for the classroom based on real-time analytics. For more information visit: www.lightninggrader.com

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