Renaissance, AASA Partner to Support Superintendents and Raise Student Achievement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Ken Stoflet
Renaissance
715-424-3636 ext. 2332
ken.stoflet@renaissance.com

James Minichello
AASA
703-875-0723
jminichello@aasa.org 

The relationship will support school initiatives to improve student performance

Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. and Alexandria, Va. – Nov. 13, 2018  Renaissance, a leader in pre-K-12 learning analytics, today announced its partnership with AASA, The School Superintendents Association. With the partnership, Renaissance joins a list of innovative companies helping schools across the U.S. and Canada save money, raise money and improve student performance. 

“This partnership reflects both organizations’ deep commitment to supporting student and educator success,” said Laurie Borkon, vice president of educational partnerships at Renaissance. “Through AASA’s School Solutions Center, Renaissance will help more superintendents gain deep insights into their districts, increase equity and access to learning materials, and help all students reach their full potential. Though this partnership, we look forward to working with education leaders to raise achievement in schools, districts and communities across the country.”

Trusted by more than 32,000 schools and districts nationwide, Renaissance provides research-driven assessment and practice solutions to help educators, students, families and their communities fuel measurable student growth. Renaissance’s solutions include award-winning Renaissance Star Assessments®, Renaissance Accelerated Reader®, and Renaissance myON™ Reader, among others.

“This partnership with Renaissance represents our dedication to supporting both students and educators every step of the way,” said Chuck Woodruff, chief operating officer at AASA. “Renaissance helps educators empower students, foster their desire to learn, and guide them on the path to success in school and beyond.”

Over the past three decades, Renaissance has amassed more than 2.8 billion real-world data points that show how students build skills and achieve mastery in core subjects. Analysis of these data points helps them continually refine and improve their solutions.

AASA is the nation’s premier voice for school system leaders across the U.S., serving thousands of superintendents and other administrators throughout the country. Through AASA’s School Solutions Center, superintendents can demonstrate to their communities how they are working to save money and improve student performance.

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About Renaissance
Renaissance® is a leader in pre-K–12 learning analytics, enabling teachers, curriculum creators, and educators to drive phenomenal student growth. Renaissance’s solutions help educators analyze, customize, and plan personalized learning paths for students, allowing time for what matters: creating energizing learning experiences in the classroom. Founded by parents, upheld by educators, and enriched by data scientists, Renaissance knows learning is a continual journey from year to year and for a lifetime. Our data-driven, personalized solutions are currently used in more than one-third of U.S. schools and more than 80 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.renaissance.com.

About AASA
AASA, The School Superintendents Association, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world. AASA’s mission is to support and develop effective school system leaders who are dedicated to equitable access for all students to the highest quality public education. For more information, visit www.aasa.org.