DALLAS, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyager Learning, the leading provider of preK–12 intervention learning solutions and education services, announces the national one-day Math Mania Bowl on January 30th powered by the company's award-winning online program, VmathLive®.
Students in grades 2-8 across the country will have the opportunity to compete against one another in this one-day math challenge of mental math skills. Students and schools earn points for practice in a 24-hour period while competing for prizes and recognition on the Math Mania Leaderboard.
The online competition kicks off on January 30, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time and ends on January 31, 2013 at 5:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Registration for the day of competition is completely free, and schools can enroll an unlimited numbers of students to take part in this unique national competition at www.vmathlive.com under the Math Mania banner.
"What better way to show kids all over the country that purposeful math practice can be fun, especially when using an engaging online learning tool like VmathLive® and a little healthy competition," says Vernon Johnson, Ed.D., president of Voyager Learning. "Nearly 300,000 children are already lined up to compete. It's sure to be an exciting day."
With VmathLive®, students can practice and sharpen their mental math skills, prepare for high-stakes tests, and take advantage of onscreen tutoring in both English and Spanish —all in an exciting, web-based environment that's accessible 24-hours per day and iPad compatible.
The Common Core-supported learning path is structured so that students work sequentially through a year's worth of math and are encouraged to stay on track with messaging, badges, trophies, points, quick competitions and other cutting-edge engagement strategies.
Get your students math battle ready now! For more information about VmathLive®, the 2012–2013 Math Mania Competition, and the Math Mania Bowl, visit: www.vmathlive.com and click on the Math Mania flag.
About Voyager Learning
Dedicated to the success of every student, Voyager Learning is the nation's most comprehensive provider of research-based intervention and online learning solutions—including curriculum products, personalized professional development, and school improvement/turnaround services. With the ultimate goal of advancing student achievement, Voyager Learning partners with preK–12 schools to build teaching and leadership capacity, keep students on track, and accelerate struggling students to grade-level proficiency. Voyager Learning is a member of Cambium Learning® Group (Nasdaq: ABCD). For more information, visit www.voyagerlearning.com.
SOURCE Voyager Learning