(Brooklyn, New York – March 5, 2021) Amplify, a publisher of next-generation curriculum and assessment programs, today announced that Amplify Reading has been named a winner in Tech & Learning’s 2021 Best Remote & Blended Learning Tools awards for the Primary Grades (K–6) category. The award celebrates high-quality technologies that have helped students and teachers adapt to remote and hybrid learning environments.
Amplify Reading is a state-of-the-art supplemental digital literacy program that combines captivating storytelling, the latest literacy research, and sophisticated adaptivity to provide students with the exact instruction they need when they need it. Research has shown that the program enables students to make better-than-expected progress, reduces students’ risk for reading difficulty, and helps close achievement gaps for students learning English. With a completely student-centered design, Amplify Reading is the perfect program to bridge learning gaps while in the classroom and at home. Students can use it in any environment.
“We are honored to be named a winner of Tech & Learning’s Best Remote & Blended Learning Tools awards, especially during such a pivotal time in education” said Melissa Ulan, senior vice president and general manager, supplementals, at Amplify. “Amplify Reading helps provide targeted practice in foundational reading skills no matter where learning is happening. We are thrilled to be recognized.”
“Despite the many challenges schools have had to face this past year, technology continues to be one of the key drivers for innovation,” says Tech & Learning Group Publisher Christine Weiser. “The winning products recognized here have supported continuous instruction throughout the pandemic, and we expect this momentum to continue into next year and beyond.”
A pioneer in K–12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help all students build a strong foundation in early reading and math. All of our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of every student. Today, Amplify serves more than seven million students in all 50 states.