For the past 40 years, Flink Learning has been developing innovative, effective learning materials for learners of all ages. Flink Learning has changed its name to Family Learning Company and offers products that are:
- ENGAGING: Software leverages the natural connections between family members to engage learners.
- COMPLETE: Over 2,000 learning activities develop the core literacy skills – phonemic awareness, decoding, vocabulary, fluency, comprehension, and writing.
- FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT: Formative feedback provides on progress toward learning goals.
- COLLABORATIVE: Learners work together to master the activities.
- MULTILINGUAL: Products support learners in their first language and help them transition into their second.
- AFFORDABLE: All members of the family can use the activities, which belong to that family, for as long as they want; there is NO expiration.
To learn more about Family Learning Company, go to familylearningcompany.com.
Elementary Bilingual LiteracyElementary Bilingual Literacy is an Orton-Gillingham based literacy program in Spanish and English for Grades K-3.
Phonics: Over 300 Phonemic Awareness and Decoding activities provide the opportunity to master phonics skills.
Vocabulary: Includes all high-frequency words from Dolch, Fry, and EDL to ensure familiarity with standard reading vocabulary.
Reading Fluency: Levelled e-Books in English and Spanish provide fluency benchmarks for children to master.
Reading Comprehension: Each e-Book has questions covering six comprehension skills from memory to meaning to inference.
Writing: Learners write their own stories and learn mechanical skills.
Gómez & Gómez Interactive VocabularyGómez & Gómez Interactive Vocabulary supports English and Spanish vocabulary development for Gómez & Gómez schools.
Fully Integrated: Provides extra vocabulary lessons in the LOI, supports Specialized Vocabulary Enrichment in both Spanish and English, is always available in Bilingual Learning Centers, builds keyboard skills, provides brush up on LOD vocabulary.
All Subjects: Supports all 4 core subjects in Spanish & English.
Teams: Students work on the computer in bilingual teams.
Constructivist Learning: Students build learning activities and share them with each other.
Bethune Learning CentersBethune Learning Centers take a comprehensive approach to eliminating illiteracy by making learning accessible and fun.
Accessible: We provide a bag of fully loaded tablet computers to learn with – in your community room.
Fun: learning games and culturally appropriate ebooks in a Harlem Globetrotters themed environment.
Parental Involvement: A great way for parents to become involved in their children's literacy development.
Complete: 2,000 learning activities are pre-loaded on Android tablets——also available online for home.
Reading Skills for Today's Adults--Professional EditionReading Skills for Today's Adults—-Professional Edition is the first comprehensive adult literacy program to combine Phonemic Awareness, Decoding, Vocabulary, Reading Fluency, Reading Comprehension and Writing.
Online Version: The online version is for purchase by organizations that provide literacy education for adults in-office or at home.
Mobile Apps: Inexpensive mobile app versions of the product are available for purchase by individual adults wanting to be literate in English.
Heritage Spanish Speakers: Native English speakers and heritage Spanish speakers can choose different sequences to support English-only or language transition instruction.
XPRIZE: This product was originally submitted to the XPRIZE for Adult Literacy.
GED VocabularyGED Vocabulary is the first online and mobile app Vocabulary product designed to teach the words students need to pass the GED tests.
Words: Over 2,000 of the most important words students need to know to pass Social Studies, Science, Reading, Mathematics, and Writing in all the GED tests.
Game-ification: Students learn GED vocabulary words by playing instructional games.
Repetition: Each game supports replayability & teachers can create an assignment with as many as 8 games.
Research: Research shows that vocabulary development is one of the keys to passing content-based tests.
In as little time as five minutes a day, students can learn the words they need to know to pass GED tests.
Team KiswahiliTeam Kiswahili is the most comprehensive dual language literacy program in English and Swahili.
Comprehensive: There are over 4,000 activities in English and Swahili covering Phonics, Vocabulary, Reading, Writing, and Math.
Team Learning: Children are encouraged to log in with each other and the program provides explicit help in how they can learn together.
Mobile Devices: The product is designed to be pre-loaded on Android tablets.
XPRIZE: This product was originally submitted to the XPRIZE for Global Literacy.