Accelerate Learning Partners with MetaMetrics to Offer Benchmark Assessments and Quantile Measures in New STEMscopes Core Math Program

Houston, TX – Accelerate Learning is partnering with MetaMetrics®, creator of the Quantile Framework® for Mathematics, to integrate benchmark assessments and Quantile® measures into the new STEMscopes™ Math, an online, comprehensive math curriculum that launched this month in Texas. These assessments will help teachers predict whether students are ready to pass the state assessment exam, and if not, what further instruction needs to be addressed to close the gap.

STEMscopes Math is built from the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) using the 5E plus Intervention and Acceleration lesson model. The core mathematics program is available in English and Spanish for grades 3–5. Future releases will expand to grades K-8 and include Common Core and custom state versions...

Accelerate Learning Introduces Its First Core Mathematics Curriculum, STEMscopes Math

Houston, TX – Accelerate Learning is adding a new dimension to its award-winning line of STEM curriculum solutions with the release of its first core mathematics program, STEMscopesTM Math. The online, comprehensive math curriculum launches this month in Texas. In the first year, the new STEMscopes Math curriculum will be available for grades 3–5. The core program is built from the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS), and it will be available in English and Spanish. Accelerate Learning will then expand the curriculum to grades K–8 and launch Common Core and custom state versions in the coming years. Like other STEMscopes products, STEMscopes Math will be customized to meet the exact state standards at each grade level...

Accelerate Learning-STEMscopes Is Named the 2019 STEM Education Solution Provider of the Year in the EdTech Breakthrough Awards

Houston, TX – Accelerate Learning, makers of the award-winning STEMscopesTM PreK-12 suite of STEM solutions, was named the winner of the “Overall STEM Education Solution Provider of the Year” award in the 2019 EdTech Breakthrough Awards. The EdTech Breakthrough Awards showcase technologies and companies that drive innovation and exemplify the best in educational technology solutions around the globe.

The award highlights a period of significant growth for Accelerate Learning and its STEM curriculum and professional development solutions, which are used by more than 4.5 million students and 400,000 teachers. Since 2018, the company has released innovative new solutions including STEMscopes NGSS 3D, STEMscopes Science Powered by CNN, and STEMscopes Streaming with BBC Learning...

Two New Studies Show That Texas Districts Using STEMscopes Outperform Other Districts on State Science Assessments

Houston, TX – Accelerate Learning today announces two studies in Texas that build on previous research showing that science instruction with STEMscopesTM has a positive effect on student achievement on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAARTM). One study showed that, for the fourth consecutive year, STEMscopes districts outperformed non-STEMscopes districts on the 2017-18 STAAR grade 5 science test. Another study revealed that districts that used STEMscopes for Biology had higher percentages of students who met or mastered proficiency on the Biology End-of-Course (EOC) STAAR assessment...


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Javier Encinas Vice President Marketing, Accelerate Learning