Capstone Interactive e-Books Now Link to Accelerated Reader Quizzes
August 22, 2013 08:38 PM
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Aug. 22, 2013 – Capstone, a leading publisher of children’s books and digital products and services, announces the integration of Capstone Interactive e-Books with Renaissance Learning’s Accelerated Reader (AR) software, allowing educators to link to AR Quizzes directly from the interactive e-Books.
“Renaissance Learning has been a valued business partner for many years and we’re thrilled to expand on our relationship to provide educators and students with a time-saving solution that effortlessly brings readers from our Capstone Interactive e-Books to the corresponding AR quiz,” said Tom Ahern, CEO of Capstone.
With nearly 3,000 interactive e-Books, Capstone offers readers the largest selection of interactive eBooks over all other school library publishers. Pricing is a one-time fee which includes all students in a school with unlimited circulation and simultaneous usage by multiple students. Students can access the interactive e-Books directly from their library or at home, 24/7.
Capstone Interactive e-Books feature text highlighting, full-color illustrations, and natural voice audio recorded by professional voiceover artists to model fluency and pronunciation. The interactive e-Books are compatible with any PC, Mac, iPad®, interactive white board, or other devices with high-speed internet access. To learn more about Capstone Interactive e-Books, click here.
Capstone is a leading publisher of children’s books in nonfiction and fiction, digital products and services and literacy programs. Capstone publishes content in a variety of print and digital formats including board books, picture books, interactive books, apps, audio and databases. Imprints under Capstone include Capstone Young Readers, Capstone Press, Compass Point Books, Heinemann Raintree, Picture Window Books, Stone Arch Books, Capstone Classroom and Maupin House. For more information, visit www.CapstonePub.com. Connect with them at http://Connect.CapstonePub.com.
About Renaissance Learning
Renaissance Learning is a leading provider of cloud-based assessment, teaching and learning solutions that fit the K12 classroom, raise the level of school performance and accelerate learning for all. By delivering deep insight into what students know, what they like and how they learn, Renaissance Learning enables educators to deliver highly differentiated and timely instruction while driving personalized student practice in reading, writing and math every day. Renaissance Learning leverages top researchers, educators, content-area experts, data scientists and technologists within a rigorous development and calibration process to deliver and continuously improve its offerings for subscribers in over one-third of U.S. schools and more than 60 countries around the world.