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November 15, 2018

National Children’s Reading Habits Study: Understanding the Reading Gap and How to Help Close It

Reading is the foundation of education and vital to children’s success in school and beyond. Regular reading not only improves vocabulary and school performance, but also helps children develop empathy and self-confidence. And when children fall behind in reading, learning other subjects becomes increasingly difficult with each passing school year. Students unable to read at grade level by 4th grade are four times less likely to graduate from high school.

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November 15, 2018

Introducing ReadingIQ, an Expert-Curated Digital Library

Today we launched ReadingIQ™, an advanced digital library for children 12 and under, which gives families and teachers access to thousands of high-quality books, curated by experts to advance literacy. Building on the success of ABCmouse.com® Early Learning Academy, we are bringing the same research-based, educator-led approach to the ReadingIQ digital library. ReadingIQ provides the best Continue reading…


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October 9, 2018

Expanding Opportunity Through Our Education Access Initiatives

At Age of Learning our mission is simple: We’re committed to helping children everywhere build a strong foundation for academic success and foster a lifelong love of learning. We measure progress by our ability to increase learning outcomes for all children, particularly those who are furthest from opportunity. Children from low-income families begin to fall Continue reading…


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August 1, 2018

Bring Learning to All Initiative Expands in the Bay Area, Increasing Access to Early Education for Low-Income Bay Area Families Through Public Libraries

Leer en español… The Bring Learning to All Initiative is expanding its reach in the San Francisco Bay Area, providing families throughout the Bay Area with free home access to ABCmouse Early Learning Academy via public libraries. Local families can now “check out” ABCmouse accounts for four weeks at a time from the San José Continue reading…


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August 1, 2018

La iniciativa Bring Learning to All se extiende en el Área de la Bahía, amplificando recursos educativos para familias a través de las bibliotecas públicas

Read in English … La iniciativa Bring Learning to All amplía su alcance en el Área de la Bahía de San Francisco y brindará a las familias locales acceso gratuito en sus hogares a la Early Learning Academy de ABCmouse a través de las bibliotecas públicas. Las familias del área ahora pueden “tomar prestadas” cuentas Continue reading…


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July 24, 2018

Closing the Achievement Gap: Tips for Preventing Summer Learning Loss

Summer matters. For those months of the year when children aren’t in school, engaging educational experiences can keep them from losing the progress they made. A major challenge during these summer months is ensuring that children retain the knowledge gained during the school year by preventing the “summer slide.” Research shows that the summer slide Continue reading…


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November 30, 2017

ABCmouse Now Available in 7,000+ Libraries Nationwide, Serving Millions of Learning Sessions

Three years ago we launched ABCmouse for Libraries, an Age of Learning Education Access Initiative that provides ABCmouse.com Early Learning Academy to public libraries at no cost. Since then, public libraries across the country have enthusiastically embraced ABCmouse. We are excited to share that ABCmouse is now available in more than 7,000 libraries—close to 50% of all public library branches in the U.S.

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March 7, 2017

Southern California Edison Funds Bring Learning to All Initiative for the County of Los Angeles Public Library, Enabling Families to “Check Out” ABCmouse for Use at Home

We are pleased to announce that Southern California Edison (SCE) has invested in the Bring Learning to All initiative to provide local families with checkout access to ABCmouse through the County of Los Angeles Public Library. Bring Learning to All is a nationwide program that brings together public libraries, funders, and in-kind contributions from Age of Learning to make ABCmouse available to families who may not otherwise have access to high-quality learning resources in their homes.

Since 2014, ABCmouse for Libraries has provided our award-winning ABCmouse.com® Early Learning Academy to public library patrons at no cost for in-library use. ABCmouse is now available in more than 6,000 public library branches nationwide—over 40% of all branches in the U.S and almost 80% of branches in California. Last year alone there were more than 1,000,000 ABCmouse for Libraries child user sessions across the country. The Bring Learning to All initiative expands these efforts by partnering with libraries to provide ABCmouse to their patrons on a checkout basis for use at home, with the goal of improving school readiness and reading proficiency.

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