Pearson backed Alleyoop boosts science content with NASA, Nat Geo
Personalized learning site Alleyoop is partnering with several top partners to increase its science content for students. The Pearson-backed ed tech startup, which helps students prepare for college with customized and gamified interactive subject-based content, wants to inspire future STEM leaders. “We think science is a really interesting way to start embedding some of the 21st century skills,” said Gerard LaFond, VP of marketing for Pearson Education, adding that it provides students with complex situations, the opportunity to apply the scientific methods, and a chance to deepen critical thinking skills.
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