Press Release: Biblionasium Adds Multi-media Content And Tools to Facilitate Book Discovery for Young Readers
BiblioNasium was awarded Best Websites for Teaching & Learning by the AASL (American Association of School Librarians) and also won the Erudient Prize for Innovation in Global Education at the Milken/Penn GSE EdTech Startup competition. It was also recently awarded 2014 Literacy Support, Cool Tool by EdTechDigest.
BiblioNasium, Where Kids Flex Their Reading Muscles, is a free social networking site that promotes and supports the independent and recreational reading activities of young readers. A COPPA compliant platform, it safely connects children to their friends, teachers/librarians and parents to explore, share book reviews, and book recommendations. BiblioNasium also seamlessly integrates Lexile® Reading Levels for tens of thousands of books so that site users can select books that are the right reading level for each individual child. Digital and creative content introduce young readers to new titles and reading challenges and virtual rewards provide structure and incentives for reading.