Imagine Learning acquires Robotify, an innovative new platform designed to teach coding through virtual robotics simulation


“We are delighted to welcome Robotify to the Imagine Learning family,” said Jonathan grayer, President and CEO of Imagine Learning. “Coding is the new literacy and Imagine Learning is a leader in literacy. STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) has become essential in preparing today’s learners for the jobs of the future, with coding in particular quickly becoming a prerequisite. We also know that too many schools in the United States do not have the resources to properly staff or equip a robotics program. Robotify solves this problem with a digital-first approach to provide more opportunities for students by using virtual robots to make coding accessible to everyone. core of our commitment to students, educators and families, and this acquisition is a milestone for us. ”

“As the barriers between the core curriculum and the complementary curriculum fade, impacted by data-driven digital education and assessment, we believe Robotify will become an important part of K-12 education. Grade 12 providing students with valuable science and gamified coding content. Through the power of digital education, we make learning more equitable, more collaborative and personalized, always moving forward with students at the center, ”said Grayer.

Robotify offers lessons that include over 800 different coding activities and games, and even a multiplayer platform that lets kids show off their coding skills in a virtual robotics competition against teams from around the world. The platform provides 24/7 access to the most innovative robots, with no hardware purchases required, ever.

“When we founded Robotify, our mission was simple: to enable all children to learn coding in an inspiring, engaging and fun way. We are proud of the phenomenal journey we have made thanks to our incredible team, and this is just the beginning, ”said the co-founder, Adam dalton. “Joining Imagine Learning is helping us move closer to our goal of making programming more accessible to young minds around the world, and we are thrilled to be part of the Imagine Learning family. “

The acquisition of Robotify, which follows the acquisition of Twig Education earlier this year, underscores Imagine Learning’s commitment to making STEM work for their mission and preparing learners for the future.

About Imagine Learning
Imagine Learning is a K-12 digital learning solutions company that pioneers learning advancements by designing forward-thinking solutions at the intersection of people, programs and technology to drive learning. student growth. Imagine Learning serves more than 10 million students and partners with more than 7,500 school districts nationwide. Imagine Learning’s flagship brands include Imagine Edgenuity, a provider of online courseware and intervention solutions; Imagine Learning, provider of complementary digital solutions and intervention for literacy, language and mathematics; and LearnZillion, StudySync, and Twig Education, providers of high-quality, digital-focused core curriculum. Learn more about the new brand of Imagine Learning at http://www.imaginethefutureoflearning.com.

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