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Let’s Go Learn launches innovative series of instructional products

KENSINGTON, CA (March 2011): Let’s Go Learn, Inc announces the release of the newest in its family of online supplemental reading and math instruction, LGL Edge Series, including LGL Reading Edge, LGL Comprehension Edge, LGL Pre-Algebra Edge, and LGL Algebra Edge.

The LGL Edge Series is a powerful, web-based learning system, designed specifically for secondary students, to give them the extra edge they need for success in Reading, Pre-Algebra, or Algebra I.  Beginning with Let’s Go Learn’s award-winning assessments, the LGL Edge Series supplemental instruction programs engage older students, while ensuring that each student’s unique learning needs are met. Supplemental instruction uses high-interest, age-appropriate learning aids such as songs, videos, and games.  Featuring a scoring system designed to encourage intrinsic motivation in students, the LGL Edge Series rewards students frequently with positive feedback as they move ahead.  Teachers can monitor each student’s progress, and repeat assessments clearly show advances in learning.

Says Let’s Go Learn CEO and co-founder, Richard Capone, “The LGL Edge Series addresses a critical need in secondary education: truly differentiated instruction for older students that both offers high quality education and keeps older students engaged.  By combining this exciting instruction with Let’s Go Learn’s award-winning assessments, we have created a supplemental program for secondary students unlike anything on the market!”

Let’s Go Learn’s Diagnostic Online Reading Assessment (DORA) serves as the foundation for LGL Reading Edge and LGL Comprehension Edge.  DORA diagnostically assesses students in eight subskills of reading, intelligently adapting to students in real-time as they respond to each question in the online program. Immediately after the assessment, students who qualify for instruction are automatically transitioned into powerful online reading lessons in either LGL Reading Edge, which focuses on decoding skills, or LGL Comprehension Edge, which address comprehension strategies and vocabulary growth. Lessons use a wide variety of student-friendly materials, including hard-to-find high-interest/low-readability passages.

Let’s Go Learn’s Diagnostic Online Math Assessment: Pre-Algebra (DOMA: Pre-A) serves as the foundation for LGL Pre-Algebra Edge.  DOMA: Pre-A diagnostically assesses students across 14 different areas of math knowledge that teachers consider essential for success at the Algebra I level, adapting to students as they respond to each question in the online program. Immediately after the assessment, students who qualify for instruction are automatically transitioned into powerful online pre-algebra lessons, with up to 63 levels of instruction. 

Let’s Go Learn’s Diagnostic Online Math Assessment: Algebra serves as the foundation for LGL Algebra Edge.  DOMA: Algebra diagnostically assesses students across 11 different areas of Algebra I knowledge, adapting to students as they respond to each question in the online program. Immediately after the assessment, students who qualify for Algebra Edge are automatically transitioned into up to 63 levels of online algebra lessons, addressing only the skills that each student requires.

Let's Go Learn offers K-12 reading and math assessment and instruction as well as professional development courses for teachers and specialists.  Developed by math and reading specialists and researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, Let's Go Learn's suite of products has proven to be extremely valid and reliable.  Since its founding, Let's Go Learn has been used to perform over two million assessments nationwide. 

Let’s Go Learn is committed to creating innovative, scalable educational assessment and instructional tools that help parents, teachers, and administrators rapidly advance students’ abilities. By combining cutting-edge technology with best practices in education, Let’s Go Learn provides top quality, research-based resources to the educational community, utilizing experts in reading, math, assessment, and instruction.  Let’s Go Learn strives to develop solutions that are practical and easily sustained in today’s educational climate, providing students with the support necessary to ensure long-term success.

For more information about The LGL Edge Series or other Let's Go Learn products, please call 1-888-618-7323 or visit online at http://www.letsgolearn.com/.

Tags: LGL Edge, Comprehension Edge, Reading Edge, Algebra Edge, Pre-Algebra Edge, reading instruction, math instruction, online instru

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