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Grades K-12 | Social Studies | Cloud-based
Sunburst Digital Adds Rand McNally World Atlas to Portfolio
Monday, November 3, 2014
Sunburst Digital today announced that it will supply Rand McNally World Atlas, a new online educational resource that delivers dynamic maps with social studies, history, and geography content, as well as suggestions for lesson plans and writing connections. The new collaboration will provide a cornerstone for Sunburst’s digital social studies offerings across the K-12 spectrum.
World Atlas allows teachers and students to bring geography curriculum to life through robust maps, data layers, and rich content. The dynamic digital classroom resource platform allows for users to create, draw on, annotate, and share custom maps.
Teachers have the ability to develop cross-curricular lessons to support students’ critical thinking and map skills. Each lesson is standards-aligned and can be downloaded, edited, and saved. Students can easily create individual accounts, combine maps and layers, save them, add annotations, and then collaborate with other students as well as share maps with their teacher’s account.
Sunburst Digital, Inc. is proud to add Rand McNally’s World Atlas to its ever-expanding catalog of renowned and experienced digital classroom partners. Through this partnership, Sunburst Digital, Inc. significantly enhances its geography curriculum software within the digital classroom space.
Sunburst Digital, Inc., which has provided appropriate digital classroom resources designed to supplement curriculum software and enhance academic achievement outcomes for the past 25 years, adds World Atlas to its wide-ranging product portfolio.