Tales2Go Inc., the leading provider of streaming audiobooks for schools, announced today its partnership with Mackin Educational Resources to include the Tales2Go desktop player within mackinVIA, a leading eResource portal for school libraries. Tales2Go on mackinVIA will give multiple users instant and unlimited access to thousands of name-brand audio books from leading publishers using a single school login.
Putting a modern twist on a proven, decades-old reading tool, Tales2Go is reinventing the delivery of audiobooks. Listening to audiobooks exposes students to vocabulary and builds critical listening, fluency and comprehension skills, at all reading levels. In fact, the new Common Core Standards include an entire section on ‘Speaking and Listening,’ making audiobooks a great way to engage learners at all primary grade levels. The Tales2Go library is sourced from leading publishers such as Scholastic and Recorded Books, including award-winning titles such as Clifford and Curious George; 39 Clues and Ivy + Bean; as well as young adult titles and classics such as Bloody Jack, Tom Sawyer and 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea.
About Mackin Educational Resources:
Mackin Educational Resources has provided library and classroom materials to PK-12 schools for nearly 30 years. Known for its high commitment to customer care and customization, Mackin provides print books, ebooks, online databases, audiobooks, video resources and more to schools around the globe.
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