VANCOUVER, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - China Education Resources, Inc. ("CER") (TSXV: CHN, OTCQX: CHNUF), a leading technology provider of online learning, training courses and social media for teachers, students and education professionals, is pleased to announce the conclusion of an arrangement to customize CER's leading School Platform (CER-SP) for Gansu Province.
CER has signed an agreement with the Teaching & Research Division of Gansu Provincial Education Department to add mobile learning solutions to the Company's School Platform (CER-SP) for the students in Gansu Province. The Teaching & Research Division will organize academic experts and distinguished teachers in Gansu Province and CER will organize national academic experts to create video and written content for the program. This new digital content will be available on the CER-SP and, together with CER's existing content (which includes tests, assessments, over 100,000 lesson plans, and other comprehensive education resources), will provide significant value to teachers and students. These new solutions will provide students and teachers with additional functionality for their mobile devices and will emphasize interaction among teachers and students, and their PC environment . The Company has also signed a memorandum of strategic partnership with China Telecom (Gansu) to provide services to the program.
"This program is a keystone to our business strategy" said Chengfeng Zhou, CEO, China Education Resources. "The teachers and students interact on our school platform, which is the centerpiece of our online education service business. Not only do teachers and students interact through our platform, they will propagate its use with other teachers, students and parents." Because of its advanced features and complete compliance with government programs, the Company expects that educators, students and parents will gravitate to the system to work, study, interact and develop social networks.
"We are very pleased to reach this important milestone and we expect the new functions of the school platform will be an example of the high-growth potential of our products and business model in other provinces, particularly for the provinces which have started to used our school platform." said Chengfeng Zhou.
The Company will continue to update the progress of the program, and our goal is to become the leading internet education service platform, content provider and social network to individuals and organizations in the education sector.
In collaboration with China's education administrators and experts, China Education Resources has been helping to transform the curriculum of the world's largest educational system. Recognizing the need to address education reform changes, China Education Resources has created educational tools and curriculum for China's entire kindergarten through twelfth grade system. The Company is playing an integral part in transforming China's educational system by helping to convert the existing educational system from a memory-based learning system to a creative thinking and interactive approach. Presently, China Education Resources has over one million kindergarten through twelfth grade teachers registered through its Web portal. For more information, please visit www.chinaeducationresources.com or call (604) 331-2388.
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