|[January 28, 2013]
Herff Jones | Nystrom Announces Release of StrataLogica® iPad App for K-12 and Home
ORLANDO, Fla. & LONDON --(Business Wire)--
Jones | Nystrom, a leading educational publisher for the K-12
market, and Roundarch
Isobar, a leading agency in digital marketing, unveil a cutting-edge
learning experience tool with the StrataLogica®
app for iPad. This is now available in the Apple (News - Alert) App Store.
StrataLogica(R) app for iPad (Photo: Business Wire)
The app is targeted for use with K-12 students in the classroom, media
center, and at home with age-appropriate and curriculum content that
develops the skills for career, college, and civic success. The app is
free and includes free sample content to allow anyone to download the
app and experience the potential of StrataLogica.
Launched in 2009, StrataLogica continues to be a leader of innovation in
the 21st century digital classroom. As the iPad continues to
proliferate in education, the StrataLogica app for iPad demonstrates
Herff Jones | Nystrom's commitment to creating immersive and effective
learning experiences across multiple platforms.
The release of the app for iPad puts that power directly in the hands of
the teacher and students, allowing them to tap, swipe, and pinch to
explore and learn. Interacting with the world through StrataLogica
becomes a very personal educational experience for the user. The
availability of the app for iPad is expected to expand the use of
StataLogica in both the classroom and in the home.
"For the past several years StrataLogica has been providing relevant and
engaging layers of geography, history, and earth science content in
classrooms around the world. Given the growing popularity of the iPad in
schools around the globe, it was only natural for us to create an app
that would allow teachers and students to interact with StrataLogica's
layers of learning," said Don Rescigno, director of marketing, Herff
Jones | Nystrom. "These content layers are engaging and target the
Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in
History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects."
"We are very proud of our partnership with Herff Jones | Nystrom in the
continued design and development of this breakthrough digital learning
tool," said Scott Judy, vice president of user experience and creative
services at Roundarch Isobar (News - Alert). "StrataLogica was always designed to be a
touch-based, highly engaging experience that draws students into their
world. The iPad is the perfect delivery vehicle for StrataLogica, and
the application takes advantage of the iPad's features in order to
elevate the StrataLogica experience to a new level. I can't wait to see
students around the world using it in and out of the classroom."
Herff Jones | Nystrom will introduce the StrataLogica app for iPad at
Education and Technology Conference in Orlando, FL, and the BETT
Show in London, UK.
app for iPad can be downloaded for free at the Apple App Store.
About Herff Jones | Nystrom
Herff Jones | Nystrom plays a key role in classrooms everywhere with
social studies products and solutions that enhance the academic
experience and help students get the most from their education. Herff
Jones | Nystrom maps, globes and atlases are found in classrooms and
lecture halls alike. Our hands-on activity-based programs cover a range
of grade levels, making learning more accessible and thought provoking.
Our new products demonstrate our commitment to keeping educators on the
forefront of technology. Visit www.herffjonesnystrom.com.
About Roundarch Isobar
Roundarch Isobar is an agency that uses the power of digital to bring
together people and brands like never before. Roundarch Isobar creates
applications and digitally-centered marketing campaigns for the web,
mobile devices, and social media. The company has the unique combination
of ingenious creative talent and technology expertise that enables
brands to realize the full promise of digital to transform businesses
and disrupt industries. With a focus on experience design, the Roundarch
Isobar team is uniquely adept at conceiving, designing, and developing
marketing campaigns as well as digital solutions like wearable
computing, data visualization, and mobile applications. This combination
attracts major brands such as adidas, Avis, Bloomberg Sports, HBO,
Samsung, Motorola (News - Alert), Coca-Cola, and the U.S. Air Force to work with
Roundarch Isobar for their multi-channel campaigns.
Roundarch Isobar has offices in Boston, Chicago, Denver, Detroit, and
New York. Roundarch Isobar is an Aegis Media Group company and part of
the global Isobar network of over 3,000 people in 36 markets. For more
information, go to http://www.roundarchisobar.com/
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