EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrogEnterprises, Inc. (NYSE: LF), the leader in children's learning tablets, today announced that LeapFrog has been recognized as a Learning! 100 Award winner for Innovation for LeapPad2™. Elearning! Media Group, publishers of Elearning! and Government Elearning! Magazines hosted the awards at the Enterprise Learning! Conference & Expo (ELCE) in Anaheim, California on August 26. LeapFrog's LeapPad2, the #1 kids' learning tablet, was recognized for outstanding learning innovation.
"LeapFrog has been the leader in educational entertainment for nearly 20 years and continues to bring the best learning products to market like LeapPad2, offering children around the world the opportunity to build a strong foundation for success in the classroom and in life," said Joe DiDonato, awards chair and ELCE conference director. "The Learning! 100 winners represent the best-of-the-best in learning and development, and LeapFrog is unequivocally the leader in their category."
"We are extremely honored to receive recognition from a prestigious organization like Elearning! Media Group," said John Barbour, chief executive officer at LeapFrog. "Since its launch in 2012, LeapPad2 has received high-praise and numerous awards for providing children with world-class learning experiences. Combining kid-friendly features with a library of more than 800 learning games, apps, eBooks, videos, music and more, all developed or approved by LeapFrog's team of learning experts, LeapPad2 continues to be a favorite among children, parents and teachers."
LeapPad2 features front-and-back cameras and video recorders, a LF 2000 processor and 4GB of on-board memory all wrapped in a high-tech styled kid-tough tablet design. LeapPad2 is sold at MSRP $79.99 and recommended for children 3 to 9 years old. Downloadable apps are priced at MSRP $5.00 and up and game cartridges at MSRP $24.99. LeapPad2 is now available online and at major retail locations, and online at www.leapfrog.com.
LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. is the leader in educational entertainment for children. LeapFrog's award-winning product portfolio helps millions of children achieve their potential by delivering best-in-class curriculum through engaging content, fun multimedia learning platforms and toys. The Learning Path, LeapFrog's proprietary online destination for parents, provides personalized feedback on a child's learning progress and offers recommendations to enhance each child's learning experience. Through the power of play, LeapFrog's products and curriculum help children of all ages prepare for school and life success. LeapFrog's products are available in more than 45 countries and have been used by teachers in more than 100,000 U.S. classrooms. LeapFrog is based in Emeryville, California, and was founded in 1995 by a father who revolutionized technology-based learning solutions to help his child learn how to read. Come see the learning at www.leapfrog.com.