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Building a Community of Readers’ will provide valuable resources focused on literacy

(PRINCETON, NJ) May 24, 2017 ­­edWeb.net and myON today announced a combined effort to provide educators with robust professional learning opportunities to transform literacy for all pre-K–12 students. myON will sponsor the professional learning community “Building a Community of Readers” on edWeb.net as a forum for professional learning and...

This year’s summit will spotlight the community-wide ‘Read on myON’ program, which provides free digital books to more than 245,000 users 

(Hillsborough, FL) May 4, 2017 — Hillsborough County Public Schools (HCPS), along with nine community partners, today announces the 6th annual summer reading initiative with myON, the leading provider of personalized literacy solutions in the K-12 marketplace. The community-wide program, “Read on...

The personalized literacy solution was selected as a 2017 REVERE Award honoree in the Classroom category

 

(Minneapolis, MN) April 20, 2017myON today announced that it has been honored by the Association of American Publishers (AAP) with the 2017 REVERE Award for the Best in Digital and Media Literacies. As one of many in a diverse group of innovative and rich educational resources in the Classroom category, myON’s win showcases the exceptional quality and vision of the...

myON Mentions

The EdTech Roundup| June 23, 2017

For those unfamiliar, myON is an online, interactive, digital library with over 10,000 books for pre-K-12 students. Teachers can use myON to assign books, create projects, encourage reading, assess student growth, and now, students can read the news as well!  If you’re interested in reading more about myON in general, you can check out our previous...

The Edvocate | June 21, 2017

Every day, technology innovations transform the way people learn and how educators teach. In the last few years, the edtech field has attracted a lot of talented people, all with excellent knowledge bases and ideas. Though the edtech industry has been around for a few decades now, the last few years, in particular, have seen a surge in investment from both school districts and ...

District Administration | June 2017

From an interview with Todd Brekhus, President of myON 

A systemic, schoolwide approach to social-emotional learning can help reach every child. 

What was the reasoning behind wanting to link current events to reading literacy for K8 students?

The main reason is that we saw a gap in the current products on the market that are addressing news. We felt that some of the products that are out there for elementary and middle school students were more like aggregated articles written for...