Achieve3000 makes Inc.’s list of the top 5,000 fastest-growing private companies for the third year in a row.
LAKEWOOD, N.J. – September 9, 2015 – For the third year in a row, Achieve3000 has earned a place on Inc.’s list of the top 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the United States. This is the eighth time the New Jersey-based company has been named to the Inc. 5000 since the list’s debut nine years ago. For 2015, Achieve3000 is one of only 77 education companies nationwide to make the list. Of those, Achieve3000 is the second-largest with $67 million in revenue.
We’re thrilled to be recognized once again as one of the fast-growing companies in America,” said Saki Dodelson, Achieve3000’s Founder and CEO. “Our company mantra is ‘Mission with a Margin.’ There’s nothing more exciting than building a business that is able to make a real and lasting impact on our future.
Achieve3000 specializes in cloud-based, differentiated learning solutions for school-aged youth as well as adult learners. It has helped millions of students worldwide to improve their reading and writing skills, master increasingly rigorous academic standards, and prepare for high-stakes assessments.
“With today’s academic, global, and economic pressures, preparing all students to meet the rigors of college and career is more important than ever,” continued Ms. Dodelson. “By meeting kids at their precise reading levels, our differentiated instruction solutions help all students accelerate their reading growth and become college and career ready. In fact, students who use our solutions make double to triple the expected reading gains in one school year. We already serve more than two million learners worldwide, and with our explosive growth we’ll be able to help even more students succeed in the real world.”
The company’s product portfolio continues to grow as well. Earlier this year, Achieve3000 acquired Smarty Ants, an award-winning literacy program that teaches young children how to read. In spring 2015, Achieve3000 also launched new solutions specifically designed for Response to Intervention, special education, English language learner, and Spanish language programs. As a result, Achieve3000 now provides online differentiated instruction for all grade levels, PreK-12, and all instructional models.
The Achieve3000 product line includes Smarty Ants (grades PreK-1), KidBiz3000 (grades 2-5), TeenBiz3000 (grades 6-8), Empower3000 (grades 9-12), eScience3000 (grades 6-8), and Spark3000 (adult education). Each solution combines embedded assessment, differentiated instruction, and regular skills practice to meet all students one-on-one, at their individual reading levels, and accelerate learning gains.
Inc. introduced the annual Inc. 500 list in 1982, and expanded it to the Inc. 5000 list in 2007. Inc. also publishes Inc. magazine, the premier print publication for entrepreneurs and business owners.
About Achieve3000, Inc.
Achieve3000 is the leader in online differentiated literacy instruction, serving over two million students worldwide. For nearly 15 years, the company has been reaching students at their individual reading levels to deliver significant learning gains, with many making double to triple the expected gains in a single school year. Based on decades of scientific research, Achieve3000’s solutions – Smarty Ants® (for grades PreK-1), KidBiz3000® (for grades 2-5), TeenBiz3000® (for grades 6-8), Empower3000™ (for grades 9-12), Spark3000® (for adult learners), and eScience3000® (for grades 6-8) – support core curriculum, Response to Intervention, English language learner, and special education instructional models as well as 21st-century education initiatives. From learning how to read to workforce readiness, Achieve3000 empowers all learners to develop the college and career literacy skills needed for academic, professional, and personal success. The company is based in Lakewood, N.J. Learn more about Achieve3000 online at www.achieve3000.com or by calling 888-968-6822.