Learning A-Z Donates Support to Louisiana Schools Affected by Recent Floods

Sep 27, 2016
Company Provides Complimentary Six-Month Subscriptions to Raz-Kids® for Flood-Damaged School Districts

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Learning A-Z®, a leading provider of PreK–6 literacy-focused products and a division of Cambium Learning®Group, Inc., announced today that the company will provide complimentary six-month subscriptions of its award-winning reading product, Raz-Kids, to Louisiana school districts severely impacted by historic flooding in August.

With complimentary access to Raz-Kids using an internet-connected computer or mobile device, flood-affected students will have greater access to developmentally appropriate content to practice reading skills. The product provides a library of interactive eBooks and corresponding eQuizzes at 29 levels of difficulty that students use to practice and improve their reading skills.

“At Learning A-Z, we are committed to providing the resources teachers and students need to be successful,” said Bob Holl, president and cofounder of Learning A-Z. “We were all deeply saddened to see how many communities and schools were devastated by the recent historic flooding across Louisiana. By providing Raz-Kids for free to the districts most heavily impacted by the flood, we hope to bring back a small amount of normalcy and routine to their students and teachers.”

Learning A-Z representatives are currently reaching out to schools impacted by Louisiana's severe flooding to set up the complimentary subscriptions for their classrooms and students. The company plans to have flood-affected districts using Raz-Kids by next month.

About Learning A-Z

Learning A-Z® is a literacy-focused PreK–6 education technology provider. Our products blend traditional teacher-led instruction with technology-enabled resources to make teaching more effective and efficient, practice more accessible and personalized, assessment more strategic and automated, and learning more informed and proactive. Our suite of products includes: Raz-Plus, Reading A-Z, Raz-Kids®, Headsprout®, Science A-Z®, Writing A-Z, Vocabulary A-Z, and ReadyTest A-Z.  Learning A-Z's resources are used by more than 5 million students in more than 175 countries. Learning A-Z is a business unit of Cambium Learning® Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABCD), based in Dallas, Texas. For more information, please visit www.learninga-z.com.


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Learning A-Z
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Cambium Learning Group, Inc.Barbara Benson, CFO

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