Ratna Sagar, a leading Indian educational content, software and services company, today announced a partnership with adaptive learning company, Lrnr. Through this agreement, Ratna Sagar will implement Lrnr’s adaptive learning platform for select education products to provide personalized learning pathways for students and actionable analytics for teachers and parents.
Expected to launch in Spring 2016, the technology will be integrated into Ratna Sagar’s ELT (English Language Teaching) titles. Ratna Sagar’s Science and Math titles on Lrnr are planned to launch in 2016 as well.
“We are excited to be working with Lrnr, and our partnership will provide an innovative way to enhance the student experience.” said Dr. Dhanesh Jain, Managing Director, Ratna Sagar. “We strive to consistently create and publish digital learning products to provide innovative features that students will not only benefit from, but also enjoy using.”
Dr. Jain added, “With the addition of Lrnr’s adaptive learning technology to select products of Ratna Sagar, students will be immersed in a personalized learning environment and receive real-time recommendations based on their individual knowledge and ability. We look forward to introducing our products featuring Lrnr’s cutting-edge technology and Ratna Sagar’s authoritative content to our customers.”
As students learn and study Ratna Sagar’s courses, Lrnr’s technology will analyze their knowledge, behavior and ability to determine what concepts they have learned and then recommend next steps for an optimal learning experience. Teachers will receive real-time analytic reports to detect knowledge gaps and identify problem areas so they can address them with remedial instruction as required.
“Ratna Sagar’s outstanding content and strong distribution capabilities make this partnership particularly exciting,” said Aravind Pochiraju, Founder and CEO, Lrnr. “We look forward to working with them to create amazing next-generation products that are adaptive, engaging, and serve to improve student learning outcomes.”
Ratna Sagar joins a growing list of publishers, universities, and training organizations across the world, partnering with Lrnr to personalize learning and close the book on the one-size-fits-all approach to education.
Lrnr is a content agnostic, cloud-based educational content delivery, personalization and analytics platform that integrates textbooks with intuitive personal learning tools, adaptive assessments, individualized learning paths and precise analytics to deliver personalized learning experiences that make studying and learning more efficient, effective and engaging.
Ratna Sagar textbooks powered by Lrnr offer Indian schools and students a unique complement to traditional printed textbooks and a compelling alternative to traditional digital learning products. This digital content personalizes itself for each student. It will supply a wealth of actionable analytic data that can be used by teachers and parents to help achieve better student outcomes.How it works
Lrnr works by constantly and invisibly collecting and analyzing enormous amounts of real-time data as each student interacts with digital content. Using a combination of cognitive analysis, artificial intelligence, machine learning and other advanced data science, Lrnr guides each student through a personalized learning process and orchestrates content and assessments optimized for each student’s proficiency and competency.About Ratna Sagar
Founded in 1982, Ratna Sagar is one of the largest and most renowned publishing houses in India and has an international reputation as an innovative publisher of high quality educational content, with their books being used by many of India’s leading schools. Ratna Sagar, literally “An Ocean of Gems”, is named after a library of the Nalanda University, an ancient seat of learning which flourished over 1500 years ago.
Find out more about Ratna Sagar at their website www.ratnasagar.com.About Lrnr Adaptive Learning Solutions
Lrnr is an enterprise-grade SaaS solution designed to reliably deliver courses and learning apps at scale. Its cloud-based architecture is optimized for mobility and high availability, and it works with virtually any kind of content. Lrnr can integrate with LMS (learning management systems) and other types of online learning and management systems. Lrnr runs in a web browser and in native apps for iOS and Android tablets where it even works offline.
More information about Lrnr is available on the company’s website at www.lrnr.us.