Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Launches GO Math! GO, the Fun Math App for Young Learners At Home and On the Move

Mittwoch, 21.09.2016 15:35 von

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BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Global learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) today announced the launch of GO Math! GO, a new playful learning app available for iPhone and iPad that offers kids ages 3-7 a fun, engaging interactive math experience. From creators of the leading math curriculum GO Math! and the popular math app Sushi Monster, GO Math! GO takes students on a learning journey filled with friendly monsters, lovable animals and adventurous heroes that will inspire them to master math, whether at home or on the go. 

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"As creator of award-winning curriculum tools, HMH is uniquely positioned to deliver pedagogically sound skill-building content that families can trust to reinforce what kids learn in school and help them succeed," said CJ Kettler, Chief of Consumer Brands and Strategy, HMH "GO Math! GO demonstrates our commitment to inspiring passionate, curious learners through a thoughtful combination of curriculum-based content and playful characters that keep kids engaged."

GO Math! GO provides a year's worth of math skills that align with content in grades K-2. Each grade level offers over 1,500 math problems addressing a myriad of key topics, including addition, subtraction and measuring for Kindergarten; graphs, charts and geometry for first grade; and money, time and fractions for second grade. With a wide breadth of content, kids and families can use the app to prepare for school, brush up on skills or supplement classroom instruction – all within a playful and motivating digital environment.

GO Math! GO also provides feedback as children play, helping them solve math problems in accessible steps, and offers encouragement and rewards to help build confidence and prepare young learners for more complex math knowledge. In addition to learning math skills, children will build a foundation in other areas essential for healthy development and success in school and beyond, such as self-regulation, following directions, perseverance and working memory.  

GO Math! GO can be downloaded for free from the App Store with sample content and features. With a one-time in-app purchase of $14.99 per grade, users gain full access to the over 1,500 problems across all topics for that grade.

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About Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) is a global learning company dedicated to changing people's lives by fostering passionate, curious learners. As a leading provider of pre-K–12 education content, services, and cutting-edge technology solutions across a variety of media, HMH enables learning in a changing landscape. HMH is uniquely positioned to create engaging and effective educational content and experiences from early childhood to beyond the classroom.  HMH serves more than 50 million students in over 150 countries worldwide, while its award-winning children's books, novels, non-fiction, and reference titles are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit www.hmhco.com.

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Media Contact
Leah Riviere
Communications Manager
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
617-351-5020
Leah.Riviere@hmhco.com

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