Adaptive Curriculum and JP - Inspiring Knowledge Partner to Combine Hardware and Software Into Learning Tool for Worldwide Initiative
SCOTTSDALE, AZ, Feb 11, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Adaptive Curriculum (AC), an award-winning web-based concept mastery
solution for math and science, has entered into a partnership with JP
- Inspiring Knowledge (JP-IK), a global leader in ICT-based
educational initiatives, dedicated to the design, development and
distribution of technology solutions. The new alliance will combine
hardware from JP-IK with Adaptive Curriculum's education solutions to
create an inclusive learning tool for schools across the world.
Based in Portugal, JP-IK manufactures and distributes Intel
Classmate-based devices within a popular line of rugged netbooks,
tablets, and convertible PCs that have proven popular in schools all
over the world. Under the new agreement, JP-IK will distribute
Adaptive Curriculum's AC Math and AC Science solutions as well as
Vitamina, the company's Spanish instructional solution developed
specifically for Latin America.
"Our goal is to become a one-stop shop that Ministries of Education
can rely on for professional services, academic content,
implementation and professional development," said Jorge Sa Couto,
Chairman of JP-IK. "Adaptive Curriculum shares our vision of
fostering human development through technology. That, coupled with
the quality of their instructional content and approach, made them
our choice for this enterprise."
The integration of AC solutions fulfills JP-IK's mission of providing
high-quality instructional content and is also part of JP-IK's
centralized software approach, which is designed to facilitate
effective management of its technology systems and ensure that
content is accessible in different ways. AC's active learning
approach also further s JP-IK's goal of introducing teachers and
students to a new way of teaching and learning, respectively.
"JP-IK has established itself as the largest Intel OEM with
significant distribution in Latin America. When the World Bank funds
initiatives in places like Portugal, Peru, Venezuela, Argentina, the
Middle East, etc., devices from JP-IK are almost always a key
component," said Jim Bowler, CEO of Adaptive Curriculum. "With their
global reach and leadership position in ICT-based education, we
couldn't ask for a better partner for helping to develop the world's
future scientists and mathematicians."
About JP - Inspiring Knowledge
JP - Inspiring Knowledge is dedicated
to the design, development and distribution of Technological
Solutions, leader of a global reference initiative pioneering
ICT-based Education. JP-IK is the world's largest OEM deploying Intel
Classmate-based educational netbooks. Currently operating in more
than 70 countries directly or through partners, JP-IK has delivered
over four million mg series netbooks worldwide.
For more information please visit www.mymagalhaes.com
About Adaptive Curriculum
Designed for grades 6-12, Adaptive
Curriculum's web-based math and science solutions are used by more
than 3 million students in the United States, Europe and Asia. Across
the world, experts in math, science and online learning theory
contribute to the content and design of the interactive activities to
deliver effective instruction that improves performance on
high-stakes tests and enhances college and career readiness.
Adaptive Curriculum is part of Sebit Inc., a global eLearning company
and leader in digital curriculum innovation. For more information
please call 1-888-999-9319 or visit www.adaptivecurriculum.com.
Leslie Eicher, APR
Eicher Communications Inc.
SOURCE: Adaptive Curriculum
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