Accelerate Learning Partners with 3P Learning to Distribute STEMscopes Science Powered by CNN in U.K., Australia, and New Zealand

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 12:51 pm

HOUSTON – March 12, 2019 – Accelerate Learning, a global leader in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education, today announced it has selected 3P Learning to be the exclusive provider of its STEMscopes™ Science powered by CNN digital curriculum in the United Kingdom (U.K.), Australia, and New Zealand markets. A trusted provider of online education content to international markets, 3P Learning will begin selling the next-generation science solution this school year.

 

STEMscopes Science powered by CNN combines the award-winning STEMscopes K-12 digital science curriculum with content curated from the best of CNN’s world-renowned news and current events archive. The digital curriculum challenges students to innovate, create, and problem solve while connecting them to real-world events and issues that affect their lives. It includes a variety of assessments, from multiple-choice to claim-evidence-reasoning assessments, as well as extensive support for teachers such as embedded professional development and instructional resources to support a differentiated learning experience for each student.

 

“It was important to us to partner with an organization that not only has a proven track record in these markets, but that is committed to providing the most effective, high quality curriculum solutions available,” said Dr. Vernon Johnson, president and CEO of Accelerate Learning. “3P Learning is the perfect partner to help us provide educators in the U.K., Australia, and New Zealand with a new way to teach science and create the next generation of scientists, explorers, and problem solvers.”

“We understand the challenge of authentically engaging students in their learning. There’s a real and pressing need for purpose-filled, engaging learning that connects what’s taught in the science classroom to the outside world,” said CEO Rebehak O’Flaherty. “STEMscopes Science powered by CNN is the tool that bridges this gap. It lets students experience hands-on science, backed by content designed to captivate – and crucially, it is aligned to curriculum requirements across the U.K., Australia, and New Zealand. We’re excited to help teachers bring a richer understanding of science to classrooms across the country in a real and relevant way.”

About 3P Learning

At 3P Learning, we believe it takes a teacher to inspire the love of learning. Our mission is to help them do just that.

3P’s learning software was designed by real teachers and educators for the students of now and tomorrow, blending the best pedagogy with the best tech, to deliver the best teaching and learning experiences.

Serving over 250,000 teachers, and 5,000,000 children in over 132 countries, we’re proud to have helped teachers bring joy and learning into their homes and classroom.

 

About Accelerate Learning

Incubated at Rice University, Accelerate Learning has grown from a single product, STEMscopes, to a brand that now offers a variety of curriculum and professional development solutions for PreK-12 that support early learning, Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and state aligned curriculum. Accelerate Learning is used by more than 4 million students and 200,000 teachers across more than 2,380 districts in every state in the United States.

 

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Media Contact:

 

Javier Encinas

Vice President Marketing, Accelerate Learning

281-833-4512