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Ignite! Learning Announces Promethean Partnership.

Technology-based curriculum company first to integrate comprehensive curriculum with Promethean's Activexpression system

AUSTIN, Texas -- Ignite! Learning, Inc., a leading provider of technology-based curriculum for the 21st Century classroom, announced today an exciting new partnership with Promethean, a global leader and innovator in interactive learning technology.

The first company to integrate comprehensive curriculum with Promethean's Activexpression learner response system, Ignite! has been recognized as Promethean "Powered," the highest level of Promethean software accreditation. Enhancements to the current Ignite! curriculum include the new Connected Interface and Ignition ignition, apparatus for igniting a combustible mixture. The German engineer Nikolaus A. Otto, in his first gas engine, used flame ignition; another method was heating a metal tube to incandescence.  Questions features. The addition of Ignition Questions gives teachers access to built-in engaging content that is standards-aligned, and becomes Promethean Powered with the use of learner response systems. By utilizing Activexpression integrated with Ignite! curriculum, teachers focus student engagement on the lesson's specific curricular objectives.

"Innovation is often the result of existing technologies coming together in new ways," said Ignite! Learning President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , Alan Davis. "The marriage of Ignite! curriculum with Promethean's Activexpression system provides a powerful classroom experience--for every student--that is highly interactive and participatory. Mentally checking out is no longer an option for students. Teachers using Promethean with Ignite! Learning have 180 days of integrated digital content at their disposal, with the best teaching practices already embedded Inserted into. See embedded system.  in the curriculum. We are excited about our partnership with Promethean. Both companies are reinventing the way students are learning in the classroom and this partnership gives us many new ways to do so."

Ignite! Learning is exhibiting at booth number 129 during the Florida Educational Technology Conference (FETC FETC Federal Energy Technology Center
FETC Florida Educational Technology Conference
FETC Florida Educational Technology Corporation
) January 22nd - 24th in Orlando, Florida The city of Orlando is a major city in central Florida and is the county seat of Orange County, Florida. According to the 2000 census, the city population was 185,951. A 2006 U.S. . Visitors to the conference can stop by the Ignite! booth for an in-person demonstration of the newest product features, as well as see Ignite! in the Promethean partner theater.

About Ignite! Learning

Ignite! is committed to helping teachers by creating classroom solutions that are comprehensive, motivational, and easy-to-use. Ignite! Learning's curriculum reaches more than 300,000 students in more than 10,000 math, science and social studies classrooms across the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. , making the Ignite! curriculum one of the nation's leading middle school curriculum solutions being adopted by teachers today. The company's curriculum is rooted in current research on best practices for middle and upper elementary schools elementary school: see school. . School districts and public and private schools in more than 20 states as well as the District of Columbia District of Columbia, federal district (2000 pop. 572,059, a 5.7% decrease in population since the 1990 census), 69 sq mi (179 sq km), on the east bank of the Potomac River, coextensive with the city of Washington, D.C. (the capital of the United States).  and Puerto Rico Puerto Rico (pwār`tō rē`kō), island (2005 est. pop. 3,917,000), 3,508 sq mi (9,086 sq km), West Indies, c.1,000 mi (1,610 km) SE of Miami, Fla.  have adopted the Ignite! curriculum to help improve student performance in math, science and social studies. For more information on Ignite! Learning, visit www.ignitelearning.com.
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