April 23, 2012
-- ROSEVILLE, Minn. – April 23, 2012– AbleNet’s Product Equals was named as a finalist in the 2012 AEP Awards in the DAA Whole Curriculum Program subcategory of Special Education. Winners will be announced in June. The AEP Awards honor resources that educate or support education. Each year the AEP staff works with a committee of industry experts to evaluate and carefully review hundreds of products that are submitted for consideration. Only those that meet very high industry standards are selected for this prestigious award. Now in its 45th year, the AEP Awards are the longest running and most highly regarded recognition program in the educational industry.
“We are honored to have our product Equals be selected as a finalist for the AEP awards.” stated Jennifer Thalhuber, CEO of AbleNet. “Being a finalist signifies AbleNet’s dedication to creating the highest quality materials for students with disabilities.”
AbleNet’s Equals Mathematics curriculum is the first complete, standards-based mathematics curriculum for students of differing-abilities. Equals is a Pre K-12 curriculum that provides the best in mathematics instruction for educators who work with students in special education or in alternative education programs. For more information on Equals Mathematics visit http://www.ablenetinc.com
AbleNet is an international company and industry leader in providing educational and technical solutions to help children and adults with disabilities lead productive and fulfilled lives. This includes a complete line of communication aids for nonverbal individuals;
access aids, such as switches and wheelchair-mounting devices for people who require physical supports; and special education classroom curriculum and software that both enhance and help ensure learning progress. Our products are used in hundreds of thousands of homes, clinics and classrooms in the United States and across the globe. AbleNet is an ESOP company located in Roseville, Minnesota. For more information visit http://www.ablenetinc.com.