myON in the News
(Minneapolis, MN) February 21, 2017 — Capstone, a leading publisher of children’s books and digital reading products and services, announced today that Francisco Partners, a leading technology investment firm, has acquired myON. In conjunction with the transaction, Francisco Partners plans to make a significant growth investment in myON.
Since launching in 2011, myON has established itself as the fastest growing digital literacy company for the K-12 education...
Updated version of the personalized literacy solution gives educators a clearer view of what their students are reading and how their skills are developing
(Minneapolis, MN) February 2, 2017 — myON, a business unit of Capstone and leading provider of personalized literacy solutions in the K-12 marketplace, today announced the release of myON version 3.7. Made available to the public on December 22, 2016, myON 3.7 provides a variety of updated features aimed to give educators a clear view of what their students are reading and how their skills are...
myON provides a personalized literacy environment through high-quality digital texts
(Minneapolis, MN) December 19, 2016 — myON, a business unit of Capstone and leading provider of personalized literacy solutions in the K-12 marketplace, is proud to announce its partnership with the Detroit Public Schools Community District. The district chose myON for its ability to deliver the 65 schools access to more than 5,300 high-quality, engaging fiction and nonfiction digital...
The Edvocate | February 7, 2017
A principal shares how special book events have ignited her students’ love of reading and connected them with their families
By Shannon McParland
Before joining the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Public School District, which is a diverse suburban school system, I worked with Saint Paul and Minneapolis public urban school systems. Now at Sioux Trail Elementary, I am principal of a school with a population with 48% students who are ethnically or racially diverse. We are a title one school with about 50% of students who qualify...
Language Magazine | February 2017
myON, a leading provider of personalized literacy solutions in the K-12 marketplace, has released myON 3.7, an updated version of the myON Digital Library and Faculty Report. This newest version provides a variety of updated features aimed to give educators a clearer view of what their students are reading and how their skills are developing as they read.
Major new features include trackable Lexile scores, standard correlations by book title, K-2 benchmarks for younger readers, and title usage reports that give teachers insight into which...
The Learning Counsel | January 20, 2017
Special Education Students Use a Digital Literacy Environment to Build a Love for Reading
By: Judy Hackett and Cathy Kostecki
Motivating students to read, encouraging their love for reading, and building confidence in their reading skills are important steps in integrating reading into life plans and adulthood success.
Over a number of...