EL SEGUNDO, CA--(Marketwired - May 27, 2015) - Fuhu, Inc., the creator of the award-winning nabi® tablet -- the world's first Android tablet built for kids -- and the foremost innovator in technology for kids and their families, is proud to announce that their Wings Learning System™ has been named a finalist in the 2015 REVERE Awards. The premiere program of its kind, the REVERE Awards identify and honor excellence in high quality products that support teaching and learning. Now in its 14 th year, the REVERE Awards stand alone as the leading awards program for resources that educate in all media, across all ages and for all educational settings.
Created by the AAP PreK-12 Learning Group, which acknowledges effective education resources, the REVERE Awards recognized Wings Learning System as an outstanding resource in the Beyond The Classroom Competition, Learning Category. The Beyond the Classroom competition centers on products made for general fun, enjoyment and stimulation that also includes features, lessons or themes that are educationally valuable and are used for informal learning and personal study in an informal learning environment, such as in the home. Reviewed and judged by professional educators and education resource professionals with expertise in particular subjects, grade levels and media, all submissions go through a rigorous evaluation process, which places emphasis on both professional educator analysis and feedback from product developers in the learning resource community.
"We are honored to be recognized among prestigious companies like Sesame Street and the American Museum of Natural History, for offering an outstanding resource for teaching and learning outside the classroom," said Lisa Lee, SVP of Marketing Communications, Fuhu. "As parents, we all want our children to excel academically and have access to the best tools for academic achievement. Our Wings Learning System was designed with that in mind, a supplemental solution for parents to help give their kids a head start in academics or provide support in subjects they might be struggling in at school. Being recognized in this category demonstrates our ongoing dedication to continually elevating and providing access to the best in high tech experiences in learning and entertainment for kids and families."
Wings Learning System is a comprehensive and personalized learning solution designed to build confidence and passion for learning through skill set mastery. Wings curriculum features over 300,000 questions, PreK - 6 th grade, covering fundamentals in math, reading and writing and adapts to your child's proficiency level. Aligned with Common Core State Standards (CCSS), Wings covers key fundamentals and topics that children are required to pass from one grade to the next. Wings adaptive learning system is the most advanced tablet-based learning solution in the market that includes Wings Challenges, Wings N-Site and Wings Classroom:
A free trial for Wings Learning System comes pre-loaded on all nabi tablets with unlimited access available through nabi Pass for $4.99/month. nabi Pass is Fuhu's all-you-can-eat, curated, kids-focused mixed media subscription service blending world-class 'good for the brain' entertainment with unmatched educational content and services.
Recognition of the Wings Learning System follows a series of prestigious accolades and groundbreaking product debuts for Fuhu. Most recently, Fuhu was appointed to Fast Company's prestigious Most Innovative Companies 2015 list as the #4 World's Most Innovative Company in Consumer Electronics and #24 Most Innovative Company overall worldwide. In 2014, Inc. Magazine named Fuhu the #1 Fastest Growing Company in America for a second consecutive year and Forbes named Fuhu the #1 Most Promising Company in America. In the past year, Fuhu debuted a number of highly anticipated products including the category-defining nabi Big Tab HD ™ 20" and 24" and the recently launched nabi Pass, a first-of-its-kind subscription service for kids featuring unlimited learning with Wings Unlimited, apps, games, videos, books and music, refreshed and curated specifically for kids.
About Fuhu, Inc.
Fuhu, Inc., the creator of the nabi brand, is the leading designer, seller and innovator of thoughtful consumer products and services for children. Fuhu is committed to creating children's solutions that are: (1) socially responsible, (2) made right, (3) make a difference in people's lives, (4) For Parents. By Parents. ® and (5) dedicated to the intellectual development of children. Fuhu, Inc. is the No. 1 Fastest-Growing Private Company amongst 5,000 in America as ranked by Inc.'s exclusive 32 nd and 33 rd Inc. 500|5000 list. Fuhu is headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., with offices in Denver, San Jose, China, Hong Kong, Taipei and Japan. For more information, visit www.fuhu.com and www.nabi.com .