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A.D.A.M. Education Interactive Tools Now Available Through Learning.com
A.D.A.M. Education — Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Teachers Gain Access to Award-Winning A.D.A.M. Education Interactive Learning Tools Through Learning.com
ATLANTA, GA - [September 27, 2011] - A.D.A.M. Education, a business unit of Ebix Health (NASDAQ: EBIX) today announced that teachers will now have access to award-winning interactive learning tools through its collaboration with Learning.com. This relationship will enhance A.D.A.M. Education's product outreach promoting student achievement in science education, health literacy and learning.
Learning.com offers teachers across the U.S. access to digital learning tools and curriculum solutions to enrich their classroom. Through Learning.com, teachers have the ability to browse digital resources that include math, science and technology solutions that can be used as supplemental curriculum enhancements to improve student learning. With this alliance, teachers will also gain access to A.D.A.M. Education's award-winning human body, family life curriculum, and health literacy content and resources. "Teachers regularly tell us they want quality science materials to support teaching this challenging core subject in a way that engages and excites students. A.D.A.M. Education's offerings certainly meet this need," says William J. Kelly, CEO of Learning.com. "We are pleased to bring these enriching learning experiences to thousands of students this school year."
The A.D.A.M. Interactive Anatomy and A.D.A.M. Inside Out learning modules from A.D.A.M. Education offer key retention elements for students plus curriculum building options for instructors. All K-12, higher education and career/vocational school students will benefit from this interactive content, both in the classroom and at home. These learning resources are available online, allowing for a flexible user experience. Now the difficult subject matters of anatomy, physiology and health sciences can be better understood with the assistance of visuals, illustrations and comprehensive human body and health education content. "Educators are seeking a single point of access for their online curriculum resources to improve efficiency and streamline workflow," said Bridget Benware, partnership manager for A.D.A.M. Education, "Learning.com transforms the way teachers access, assemble and distribute Web-based resources and we are excited to offer our award-winning curriculum resources in cooperation with Learning.com."
About Ebix, Inc.
A leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance industry, Ebix, Inc., (NASDAQ: EBIX) provides end-to-end solutions ranging from infrastructure exchanges, carrier systems, agency systems and BPO services to custom software development for all entities involved in the insurance industry. A.D.A.M. Education is a business unit of Ebix Health, which develops interactive educational resources for teaching and learning about the human body and health literacy.
With 30+ offices across Brazil, Singapore, Australia, the US, New Zealand, India and Canada, Ebix powers multiple exchanges across the world in the field of life, annuity, health and property & casualty insurance while conducting in excess of $100 billion in insurance premiums on its platforms. Through its various SaaS-based software platforms, Ebix employs hundreds of insurance and technology professionals to provide products, support and consultancy to thousands of customers on six continents. Ebix's focus on quality has enabled it to be awarded Level 5 status of the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute's Capability Maturity Model (CMM). With a recent ISO 27001-security certification, the Company also has a ISO 9001:2000 certification for both its development and BPO units in India. For more information, visit the Company's website at www.ebix.com.
Founded in 1999, Learning.com helps improve the instructional relationship between K-12 teachers and their students through our curriculum solutions and assessments, delivered in our digital learning environment. We save teachers time - so they can focus on their students. We enable districts to leverage their resources and expertise to improve student learning outcomes. Learn more about our award-winning curriculum solutions in STEM, math, science and technology, and our full suite of assessments for 21st century skills and tech literacy. For more information, visit http://www.learning.com, and connect with us at http://www.facebook.com/learningdotcom and http://www.twitter.com/learningdotcom
Contact: A.D.A.M. Education, Shannon McGuire, 404-604-2757, firstname.lastname@example.org