Voyager/Sopris Learning Launches Edplicity

                  Voyager/Sopris Learning Launches Edplicity

A Cloud-Based Content-Sharing Solution for Teachers and Students

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Sept. 5, 2013

DALLAS, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Voyager/Sopris Learning, a business unit
of Cambium Learning ^ Group (NASDAQ: ABCD), announced today the release of
Edplicity, a cloud-based content-sharing and collaboration platform that
allows teachers to digitally deliver reading instruction and collaborate
across schools and districts.

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Edplicity is an all-in-one solution for content storage and collaboration that
provides teachers the ability to deliver instruction in an online format using
the evidence-based reading programs Voyager Passport® and Passport Reading
Journeys®. As an advanced cloud-based solution, this digital platform creates
an interactive online learning community where teachers can assign student
work, track participation and performance, provide targeted feedback,
collaborate with other teachers and share best practices, all online and in
real-time.

"Edplicity merges the best of publisher-created content with teacher-created
materials to enhance the learning experience," says George Logue, president of
Voyager/Sopris Learning. "This is the latest in a growing list of applications
we are proud to offer our customers as part of our commitment to enhancing
instruction and increasing student achievement in every classroom across the
nation."

From computers to tablets, users can upload, organize, edit, and share content
through a single sign-on system—relieving many common classroom coordination
stresses. Once online, the social learning feature allows teachers and
students to cross-collaborate, providing teachers a place to share best
practices and teaching students the importance of peer collaboration and
teamwork. Students complete and submit their work digitally, providing
teachers with detailed reports that can be used to deliver differentiated
instruction and provide valuable targeted feedback.

Key features of the Edplicity  platform include: 

  oDigital delivery of the proven Voyager Passport and Passport Reading
    Journeys content
  oCloud-based content sharing through a single sign-on system
  oUnlimited storage and user-friendly navigation
  oRich content and innovative resources, including an EDU web search and a
    Common Core tagging and search function
  oSocial media-enabled learning environment encourages teacher/teacher,
    teacher/student, and student/student collaboration
  oAnalytics and reporting on content usage and student activity
  oInteractive whiteboard capability

Powered by PassTheNotes, Edplicity enables teachers and students to experience
the best of cloud storage, content management, and collaboration in a social
media-enabled environment. To learn more, visit Edplicity online.

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. Cambium Learning
Group is composed of four business units: Voyager/Sopris Learning
(www.voyagerlearning.com | www.soprislearning.com), Learning A–Z®
(www.learninga-z.com), ExploreLearning® (www.explorelearning.com), and
Kurzweil Educational Systems® (www.kurzweiledu.com) and IntelliTools®
(www.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 www.cambiumlearning.com.

About Voyager/Sopris Learning
Dedicated to the success of every student, Voyager/Sopris Learning provides
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/Sopris Learning partners 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. For more information,
please visitwww.voyagerlearning.com or www.soprislearning.com.

PassTheNotes
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.

Media Contact
Kelly Dean
Cambium Learning Group, Inc.
kelly.dean@cambiumlearning.com

Investor Contact
Barbara Benson
Cambium Learning Group, Inc.
investorrelations@cambiumlearning.com

SOURCE Voyager/Sopris Learning

Website: http://www.voyagerlearning.com
Website: http://www.soprislearning.com
Website: http://www.cambiumlearning.com
 
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