School leaders select personalized literacy instruction tool as a top educational product
Boston, Dec. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A top priority among district leaders is to provide teachers with innovative tools that improve learning outcomes. Lexia Learning, an award-winning provider of literacy assessment and instructional tools for K-12 students, has been recognized by District Administration’s readers as one of the top providers that help districts achieve excellence. The District Administration Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products highlights Lexia Reading Core5 as one of the most exceptional education resources used by districts in 2016.
Each year, District Administration invites readers to nominate the best products that are being used in classrooms and school systems across the nation. The program helps superintendents and other senior school leaders identify teacher- and administrator-approved tools that bolster teaching practices. Resources on this year’s list of top 100 products were selected from more than 1,500 nominations.
“It is Lexia’s mission to provide educators with tools that support literacy gains for all students,” said Nick Gaehde, president of Lexia Learning. “Their recognition of the quality of Lexia Reading Core5 indicates that schools are seeing tremendous improvement in student outcomes with the help of our products.”
Lexia Reading Core5 is a personalized learning program that is student-driven online, and teacher-directed through small-group instruction. The program supports educators in providing differentiated literacy instruction for students of all abilities in grades pre-K–5. Lexia Reading Core5’s explicit, systematic approach provides personalized learning in the six areas of reading instruction, targeting skill gaps as they emerge and providing teachers with the data and student-specific resources they need for individual or small-group instruction. Lexia also provides an adaptive assessment tool, Lexia RAPID AssessmentTM, which identifies and monitors language and reading skills for K–12 students.
This recognition contributes to Lexia’s list of accolades earned in 2016. Lexia is also a recipient of the Tech & Learning Award of Excellence, Tech & Learning Best of Show and THE Journal Readers’ Choice Awards.
To learn more about Lexia, please visit http://www.lexialearning.com.
About Lexia Learning
Lexia Learning, a division of Rosetta Stone, empowers educators through adaptive assessment and personalized instruction. For more than 30 years, the company has been on the leading edge of research and product development as it relates to student reading skills. With a robust offering that includes solutions for differentiated instruction, personalized learning and adaptive assessment, Lexia Learning provides educators with the tools to intensify and accelerate literacy skills development for students of all abilities. For more information, visit lexialearning.com.
About Rosetta Stone
Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) is dedicated to changing people’s lives through the power of language and literacy education. The company’s innovative, personalized language and reading programs drive positive learning outcomes in thousands of schools, businesses, government organizations and for millions of individual learners around the world.
Founded in 1992, Rosetta Stone pioneered the use of interactive software to accelerate language learning and is widely recognized today as the industry leader in providing effective language programs. The company’s cloud-based programs allow users to learn online or on-the-go via tablet or smartphone, whether in a classroom, in a corporate setting, or in a personal learning environment. Rosetta Stone is also a leader in the literacy education space, helping millions of students build fundamental reading skills through its Lexia Learning division. Additionally, the company's Fit Brains business offers personalized brain training programs developed by neuroscientists and award-winning game designers to be fun and help keep your brain sharp.
Rosetta Stone is based in Arlington, VA, and has offices and operations around the world. For more information, visit www.rosettastone.com. “Rosetta Stone” is a registered trademark or trademark of Rosetta Stone Ltd. in the United States and other countries.
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