Utah-based Imagine Learning announces a new advisory relationship with the internationally recognized Charles A. Dana Center at The University of Texas at Austin
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PROVO, UT and AUSTIN, TX - September 12, 2017 - Imagine Learning, award-winning developer of supplemental digital curricula for K–12 students, recently signed an agreement with The Charles A. Dana Center at The University of Texas at Austin, a widely respected content, research, policy, and advocacy institute for math and science education.
The Charles A. Dana Center focuses on K–16 mathematics and science education with an emphasis on strategies for improving student engagement, motivation, persistence, and achievement, particularly for traditionally underrepresented students.
Accordingly, experts from the Dana Center will act in an advisory role to Imagine Learning curriculum designers, sharing latest research findings, design protocols, and instructional best practices in elementary education that will benefit Imagine Learning's digital math programs and the students that use them.
"There's a good reason why educators around the world see The Charles A. Dana Center as a leader in math education," said Linda Hardman, executive director of instructional design for mathematics at Imagine Learning. "We're thrilled that our new relationship will give us access to the latest research and best practices for math instruction that help us ensure only the best math curricula for our students."
"Every student deserves classroom experiences that will help them develop the knowledge and the confidence in mathematics that they need to thrive in school and beyond," said Carolyn Landel, managing director of the Dana Center. "We are proud to serve as an advisor to Imagine Learning as they seek critical feedback on targeted components of key lessons in their mathematics interventions to keep elementary students on a path to success."
About The University of Texas at Austin Charles A. Dana Center
The Charles A. Dana Center develops and scales effective innovations to support educators, administrators, and policymakers in creating seamless transitions throughout the K–16 system for all students, especially the underserved. It focuses on math and science because research suggests that students succeeding in these subjects are better prepared to thrive in education beyond high school and in the workplace.
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About Imagine Learning
Imagine Learning delivers award-winning language, literacy, and mathematics solutions for K–12 students, revolutionizing the way kids learn. Students and teachers love Imagine Language & Literacy, Imagine Español, Imagine Math Facts, and Imagine Math because they are research based, data driven, instructionally differentiated, and incredibly fun to use. The Imagine Learning family is dedicated to changing lives and opening doors of opportunity for kids.
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