Bold and visionary district leadership resulted in completion of 49
million lessons collectively
Learning® today announced that 25 school districts across the U.S.
and Canada each completed more than 1 million DreamBox math lessons
during the 2016-2017 school year.
This milestone reflects visionary and bold district leadership,
remarkable teacher engagement, exciting student success, and a
commitment to unlocking the innate brilliance in every child.
“We are very pleased with the high number of lessons that have been
completed by our students using DreamBox in the Waterloo Region District
School Board,” said Elaine Ranney, superintendent of Student Achievement
and Well-being for Waterloo Region District School Board. “We have been
offering DreamBox to complement classroom instruction, and some
preliminary data shows that it can support students in closing gaps.”
DreamBox is an award-winning K-8 online math platform that uses a
proprietary Intelligent Adaptive Learning™ engine to meet each child
where they are by adapting lessons accordingly. DreamBox, which is used
in all 50 states and across Canada, supports 80,000 teachers and 2.3
million students. Last school year, students completed more than 300
Leveraging engaging, age-appropriate visual representations of math,
DreamBox creates a deep learning experience that motivates students to
progress and achieve success with just the right amount of support when
they need it.
The platform received national attention when a study from the Center
for Education Policy Research (CEPR) at Harvard University, DreamBox
Learning Achievement Growth, showed students who spent more time on
DreamBox saw larger gains in achievement.
“Our passion is to unlock human potential by first unlocking learning
potential,” said Jessie Woolley-Wilson, DreamBox president and CEO.
“Completing one million lessons is a tremendous accomplishment that
demonstrates how our district leader partners are using DreamBox to
cultivate the deep thinkers, innovators, and leaders of tomorrow by
building confidence and competence in math. These students will drive
our shared future as lifelong learners.”
Among the districts that completed 1 million lessons or more are:
Baltimore County Public Schools (Towson, MD) – 8,032,817 lessons
Springfield Public School District R12 (Springfield, MO) – 1,926,959
Clear Creek Independent School District (League City, TX) – 1,492,192
Chesterfield County Public Schools (Chesterfield, VA) – 1,408,845
Waterloo Region District School Board (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada) –
Pulaski County Special School District (Pulaski County, AR) –
Maury County Public Schools (Maury County, TN) – 1,078,342 lessons
Santee School District (Santee, CA) – 1,049,938 lessons
About DreamBox Learning:
DreamBox Learning® was founded in 2006 in Bellevue, Washington. The
company’s pioneering Intelligent Adaptive Learning™ platform has won
more than 40 top education and technology industry awards and is in use
in all 50 states and throughout Canada. The DreamBox Learning® Math
difference is the combination of a rigorous K-8 math curriculum and a
motivating learning environment that work seamlessly with the
Intelligent Adaptive technology, which adapts to provide feedback and
scaffolding in the moment of learning and over time. DreamBox is
available for PC and iPad. For more information, visit http://www.dreambox.com/.
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