Springfield City Library announces the acquisition of the Early Literacy Station™ (ELS), a comprehensive, turnkey educational solution loaded with over 60 educational software titles for kids ages 2–8. Stations have been added to the Children’s areas at our Brightwood, East Forest Park, Indian Orchard, Mason Square and Sixteen Acres Branches, offering children a safe, standalone computer not connected to the Internet that is age-appropriate, engaging, and academically relevant for children. It is designed to support school readiness and technology access while making learning exciting and engaging.
The Early Literacy Station’s educational software covers seven curricular areas: reading, math, science, social studies, writing, arts and music, and reference. The system is designed to attract and educate toddlers through early elementary school ages. Many of the software programs contain disguised learning activities that expand the child’s experience through games and extension activities.
AWE’s Early Literacy Station™ educational software titles on Version 10 include:
La Casa de Dora, SpongeBob SquarePants Typing, Giggles Kids My Musical, World/ABCs and 123s, Kid Pix 3D, Math Doodles, Know Your USA, Sesame Street, Speakaboos interactive storybooks, World of Goo. The Early Literacy Station has an imaginative interface that encourages exploration by readers and pre-readers alike. Since it is a self-contained computer, the need for adult intervention and technical support is greatly minimized.
AWE’s Early Literacy Station, the company’s flagship product, is found in over 35% of the public libraries across the United States as well as in many communities in Canada and abroad. AWE is a provider of digital learning solutions for young children that inspire a lifetime of learning. For more information, visit awelearning.com.