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Renaissance Announces Education.com as Renaissance Growth Alliance Partner

Collaboration between industry-leading providers creates a holistic view of student growth and performance

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (September 6, 2017) – Renaissance®, the leader in pre-K–12 learning analytics, announces Education.com, the leading online education destination for teachers, as the latest member of the Renaissance Growth Alliance. The collaboration will provide educators with more instructional options and a seamless journey to personalized learning for every student.

The Renaissance Growth Alliance partnership will include Education.com’s digital resources, tools, and learning materials for teachers to easily view and assign to students using Renaissance Flow 360—a new solution that supports personalized learning by connecting assessment, planning, instruction, and practice in one place. Education.com resources will be mapped to Renaissance’s learning progressions, which are tailored to each state’s standards, providing targeted instruction for each student. The integration also facilitates the ability for teachers to use Renaissance Flow 360 to track a complete view of student’s mastery of state standards and skill level at group or individual levels.

“Education.com offers a breadth of teacher-approved learning materials and resources for educators, which are easy to implement and scale in the classroom,” said Paula O’Gorman, senior vice president of strategic partnerships at Renaissance. “By integrating our Renaissance Star Assessments™ with these learning resources, educators will have access to the most time-efficient, effective assessment planning possible to drive classroom instruction. We’re proud to be able to team up with Education.com to offer educators a unique solution that allows them to choose content and plan and assign lessons in one place.”

The Renaissance Growth Alliance brings best-in-class instruction to Renaissance Flow 360, providing integrated solutions that span assessment, planning, instruction, and practice. This collaboration between instructional providers combines the impacts of individual solutions helping educators deliver targeted instruction to each of their students.

Education.com is one of the fastest-growing education technology businesses in the world. Over 13 million members—including 6 million teachers—utilize online learning games and lessons via apps as well as hands-on activities, worksheets, and workbooks for pre-K through fifth-grade students. These resources are developed by educational experts, incorporate leading pedagogical practices, and support national education standards.

“This integration delivers a tremendous amount of value for the educator in terms of time savings,” said Todd Schwartz, co-CEO and co-founder of Education.com. “By bringing together our powerful solutions, we’re able to fill gaps in planning to give time back to teachers so they can focus on creating successful learning outcomes in the classroom. The Renaissance Growth Alliance is a unique, educator-centric solution that supports our teacher members in their mission.”

For additional information on the Renaissance Growth Alliance, visit https://www.renaissance.com/growth-alliance/

About Renaissance

Renaissance® is the leader in pre-K–12 learning analytics—enabling teachers, curriculum creators, and educators to drive phenomenal student growth. Renaissance’s solutions help educators analyze, customize, and plan personalized learning paths for students, allowing time for what matters—creating energizing learning experiences in the classroom. Founded by parents, upheld by educators, and enriched by data scientists, Renaissance knows learning is a continual journey—from year to year and for a lifetime. Our data-driven, personalized solutions are currently used in over one-third of U.S. schools and more than 60 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.renaissance.com.