March 2009 Marketplace
Achieve 3000 is a Web-based, individualized learning solution to accelerate reading comprehension, vocabulary, writing proficiency, and performance. Each student receives the assignment tailored automatically and precisely to his or her reading level. (800) 838-8771. www.achieve3000.com.
BrainTrain’s Captain’s Log offers exercises to motivate students while stimulating the areas of the brain that are responsible for cognitive abilities: attention, impulse control, memory, conceptual reasoning, visual and auditory processing, and more. (800) 822-0538. www.braintrain.com.
Common Goal’s Web-based TeacherEase is an instructional management system that offers the ability to handle all aspects of K-12 classroom instruction, from curricula and lesson plans to report cards and parent access. (630) 592-4200. www.teacherease.com.
Elluminate’s Live Academic Edition is a real-time Web collaboration environment that offers instruction delivery that duplicates any learning activity, from lectures and presentations to small group discussions and debates. (954) 229-2622. www.elluminate.com.
Knowledge Master Corp.’s Knowledge Manager is the learning software technology that applies knowledge management methods and strategies to concept mapping for teaching and learning. (305) 767-4463.
Lions Quest programs are school-based, comprehensive youth development and prevention programs that unite the home, school, and community to cultivate capable and healthy young people of strong character through life skills, character education, and service-learning education. (800) 446-2700. www.lionsquest.org.
Pearson Education is a publisher that provides print and digital programs to help students learn at their own pace, in their own way. It offers a comprehensive range of educational programs, in all subjects, for every age and level of student, from pre-K-12 through higher education.
(888) 977-7900. www.pearsoned.com.
Renaissance Learning is a provider of technology for personalized practice and continuous progress monitoring of reading, math, and writing in pre-K-12 schools and districts. Its software and hardware products give teachers ongoing feedback to help them make data-driven instructional decisions. (715) 424-3636. www.renlearn.com.
SkillsTutor is a provider of K-12 remediation and core skills-building. It offers more than 1,600 lessons that focus on the fundamentals of learning.
(888) 391-3245. www.achievementtech.com.
The Success for All Foundation’s Comprehension Strategies Intervention Program provides specific lessons in monitoring comprehension and in using clarification and summarization strategies to enhance comprehension. (800) 548-4998. www.successforall.org.
is a provider of learning products designed to motivate and inspire young students, teach and reinforce basic skills, and promote progress and celebrate achievement. (800) 860-6762. www.trendenterprises.com