Voyager Learning | Sopris Learning to Team with PassTheNotes to Develop Innovative Cloud-Based Content-Sharing Solutions for Teachers and Students
DALLAS, July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyager Learning | Sopris Learning, a business unit of Cambium Learning Group [NASDAQ: ABCD], a leading educational solutions and services company committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and services, announced today plans to collaborate with PassTheNotes, a cloud solution provider that helps teachers and students organize and share content inside and outside the classroom.
Launched in 2011, Florida-based PassTheNotes has received accolades across the Southeast region, including recognition as a "Top Global Emerging Venture" at the 2011 Americas Venture Capital Conference. From desktops to iPads, PassTheNotes unites cloud storage and content management seamlessly in a dynamic, social media-enabled environment that facilitates collaboration, participation and sharing online and offline. PassTheNotes is fully committed to ease of use and exceptional customer support—aligning perfectly with Voyager Learning's driving objectives to improve the user experience in the classroom and beyond to increase student achievement.
"We are excited about teaming with PassTheNotes and the opportunity to integrate this revolutionary, cloud-based functionality with our industry-leading portfolio of learning solutions," said George Logue, president of Voyager Learning | Sopris Learning, a business unit of Cambium Learning Group.
"Our collaboration with Cambium Learning Group and Voyager Learning will help give students and educators the cutting-edge resources and support they need to be successful in the digital classroom and beyond," said Frankie Coletto, founder and chief executive officer of PassTheNotes.
About Cambium Learning Group
Cambium Learning Group is a leading educational solutions and services company that is committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and expert professional services to empower educators and raise the achievement levels of all students. The company is composed of four business units: Voyager Learning (VoyagerLearning.com) and Sopris Learning (SoprisLearning.com), Learning A–Z (LearningA-Z.com), ExploreLearning (ExploreLearning.com), and Kurzweil Educational Systems® (Kurzweiledu.com) and IntelliTools® (IntelliTools.com). Together, these business units provide best-in-class intervention and supplemental instructional materials; gold-standard professional development and school-improvement services; breakthrough technology solutions for online learning and professional support; valid and reliable assessments; and proven materials to support a positive and safe school environment. For more information, visit CambiumLearning.com.
About Voyager Learning and Sopris Learning
Dedicated to the success of every student, Voyager Learning and Sopris Learning are members of Cambium Learning Group, the nation's most comprehensive provider of research-based education solutions and online learning tools—including curriculum products, personalized professional development, assessment, and school improvement/turnaround services. With the ultimate goal of advancing student achievement, Voyager Learning and Sopris Learning partner with preK–12 schools to build teaching and leadership capacity, keep students on track, and accelerate struggling students to grade-level proficiency. We are proud to represent the life's work of world-renowned researchers and education leaders and have a steadfast commitment to translating research into practice, with a proven track record of helping schools and districts boost student participation, improve test scores, and increase graduation rates. Voyager/Sopris is a business unit of Cambium Learning Group Inc. (ABCD), based in Dallas, Texas. For more information, please visit VoyagerLearning.com or SoprisLearning.com.
Launched in 2011, PassTheNotes is an all-in-one solution for content and collaboration uniting cloud storage and content management. The PassTheNotes team of veteran teachers, former administrators, and young technology leaders is committed to improving the digital classroom experience. The platform is a publisher and district solution that increases user engagement and interaction with personalized environments, cross-platform compatibility, chat, and other features—equipped with the controls necessary to manage content rights and oversee user activity. PassTheNotes continuously works with publishers, educators, and students to improve the user experience as technology grows in the classroom. For more information, please visit PassTheNotes.com.
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