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Knovation Adds Customer-Driven Enhancements to netTrekker Digital Education Content Solution; Forms New Content Partnership with Sophia Learning

Posted Aug 5, 2013
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Knovation has announced that it has added visual and user interface enhancements to its flagship solution netTrekker, Knovation’s solution for curating and delivering digital educational content. Driven by customer input, the changes will provide a more visually appealing and streamlined overall netTrekker experience. Knovation has also announced the addition of Sophia Learning as its newest content integration partner for Knovation’s netTrekker and icurio solutions.

With more than 330,000 standards-aligned digital resources featuring videos, images, lesson plans, learning games, primary source documents and more, some of the netTrekker enhancements available for back-to-school will include:

· The addition of more than 50,000 safe, educator-approved images from 19 different sources including Science Kids, The Encyclopedia of Life, Smithsonian Institution Libraries, The National Portrait Gallery, ARKive, The Association of American Editorial Cartoonists, A View On Cities and The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

· Streamlined access to features and functions for an improved overall user experience.

In addition to netTrekker’s new aesthetic enhancements, subscribers of both netTrekker and icurio will also benefit from Sophia’s more than 26,000 tutorials in subject areas including English, Sciences, Math, Learning Strategies, Fine Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, World Languages and Applied Sciences. netTrekker and icurio will also include links to Sophia’s nine online courses for college credit., which provide high-school students with a flexible, self-paced pathway to get a jump start on college and lower the overall cost of their degree.

With one of the largest freely available offerings of credible academic content on the Internet today, the Sophia learning community helps teachers enrich their classrooms, empowers students to learn in their own way and provides a pathway to an affordable college degree.

For more information on Sophia Learning, visit www.sophia.org

Source: Knovation, www.knovationlearning.com


 
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