DALLAS, TX May 3, 2011 —Archipelago Learning (NASDAQ:ARCL), a leading subscription-based, software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of education products, today announced the winners of its project-based learning contest. The challenge was designed to spotlight excellence in educator-created learning activities that engage students in authentic, curriculum-based and interdisciplinary activities.
First place winners for the four grade level categories received an iPad and will have their original activities published in the Study Island product beginning with the 2011-2012 school year. The first place winners are:
- K-2: Todd Beard, International Academy of Flint, MI
- Grades 3-5: Kimberly...