BELLEVUE, Wash.--(www.dreambox.com), the leading intelligent adaptive learning™ company, today announced the release of an enhanced version of DreamBox Learning Math® that includes an expanded Common Core State Standards-aligned mathematics curriculum. The updated version is available now, just in time for the 2012-2013 school year.)--DreamBox Learning® (
“Timely and relevant reports make student performance data actionable, thereby empowering teachers with meaningful information so they can be successful right alongside their students.”
With its latest release, DreamBox Learning has dramatically expanded its K-5 grade coverage, adding 120 lessons for grades 4-5 with new content that includes: fraction multiplication and division, standard algorithms, and multi-digit multiplication and division. The program now includes more than 720 lessons that provide instruction, assessment, and practice using interactive virtual manipulatives. These visual representations of abstract mathematical models make concepts more tangible and easier to comprehend, retain and master for students at all learning levels.
“We have a fervent commitment to educators to support stand-out student instruction, assessment and progression,” said Jessie Woolley-Wilson, President and CEO of DreamBox Learning. “This pledge has resulted in DreamBox Learning becoming the pre-eminent adaptive learning solution that sits at the heart of successful blended learning strategies in schools nationwide.”
In addition to the robust curriculum, DreamBox Learning has expanded its reporting features to provide teachers with even more timely and actionable information about individual student comprehension of specific concepts culled from the DreamBox Intelligent Adaptive Learning™ engine. The DreamBox Learning engine collects, processes and responds in real time to 48,000 pieces of information per student per hour, providing a supremely individualized and engaging learning experience for students. Improved functionality also dynamically monitors groups of students on mastery of a given concept, allowing teachers to create more effective lesson plans and fine-tune small group instruction.
“Data has become an incredibly powerful tool for teachers to accelerate the velocity of learning in the classroom and ensure that every student is on a path to academic success,” continued Woolley-Wilson. “Timely and relevant reports make student performance data actionable, thereby empowering teachers with meaningful information so they can be successful right alongside their students.”
DreamBox Learning is currently used in classrooms throughout the U.S., where students have logged on and completed more than 46 million minutes of mathematics lessons in the past year.
About DreamBox Learning
DreamBox Learning was founded in 2006 in Bellevue, Washington and launched its first online learning product in January 2009. The platform has won more than 20 top education and technology industry awards and is in use in all 50 states. DreamBox Learning Math offers a groundbreaking combination of intelligent adaptive learning, rigorous elementary mathematics curriculum, and motivating learning environment. The innovative DreamBox platform captures every decision a student makes while working in the program and adjusts the student’s learning path appropriately, providing millions of individualized learning paths, each one tailored to a student’s unique needs.
DreamBox Learning closed its Series A round of funding in December 2011 led by private investors Reed Hastings, John Doerr and Deborah Quazzo, as well as GSV Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: GSVC).