Speakaboos Partners with Dr. Julie Cwikla to Develop Math Stories for Kids

At Speakaboos, we are always looking for ways to give back to the community and promote a love of reading, starting at an early age. That is why we are excited to announce our partnership with the University of Southern Mississippi’s Dr. Julie Cwikla, Director of Creativity & Innovation in STEM, in creating a series of  Read more …

Using Screen Time to Motivate Reading: An Interview with Susan B. Neuman

Speakaboos caught up with Susan B. Neuman, Professor and Chair of the Teaching and Learning Department at the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development at New York University and early literacy specialist. As a leader in children’s literacy, we wanted to understand her perspective on using digital devices as a way to improve literacy  Read more …

Speakaboos’ Stories Get Kids Hooked on Reading

The Speakaboos team believes they have found the key to turning young children into avid readers. Their platform — www.speakaboos.com and free mobile apps for iTunes and Google Play — uses interactive stories to get children as young as 2 ready for reading. Speakaboos features a growing library of over 200 stories divided into categories children  Read more …

Speakaboos Volunteer Day with Pajama Program: Delivering PJ’s and Books to Kids in Need

We’ll admit it. Speakaboos is a great place to work. We get to make interactive stories we know will inspire a love of reading in kids around the world. And, we get to do this from the tech hub of an amazing city – the Flatiron District in New York City! Hard to believe, but we  Read more …

Speakaboos is a 2016 Appy Awards Finalist

The Speakaboos team works hard – and has a lot of fun along the way – developing the best reading app for kids ages 2-6. We’re not in it for awards and recognition; inspiring a love of reading in kids around the world is reward enough for us! However, it’s an honor when an organization  Read more …

Speakaboos Turns Screen Time Into Reading Time with National Marketing Launch, Series B-1 Financing

EdTech Company Transforming Kids’ Screen Time Rolls Out #ChooseReading Campaign Following $12.5 Million Series B-1 Financing NEW YORK, NY – May 9, 2016 – Speakaboos, the educational technology company that promotes learning through interactive media for children, announced today the national marketing launch for its multi-platform reading app for kids 2-6. Headlining the campaign is  Read more …

Speakaboos Takes Reading to the Skies with Delta Studio

Educational Speakaboos Stories to be Part of Delta’s In-Flight Entertainment NEW YORK, NY – May 3, 2016 – Speakaboos, the educational technology company that promotes learning through interactive media for children, is turning travel time into reading time with Delta Air Lines. The collaboration includes Speakaboos content on Delta StudioTM, Delta’s in-flight entertainment platform. Hours  Read more …

Speakaboos Celebrates Space Exploration with a New Interactive Story Inspired by the First American Female Astronaut

Speakaboos Adds a STEAM Story Steeped in History to Inspire All Children to Reach for the Stars A unique interactive digital story inspired by Sally Ride is now on Speakaboos. In Hayley Rides Into Space the legendary hero, physicist and first American female astronaut in space is celebrated in a newly animated story featuring a  Read more …

Speakaboos is an EdTech Digest “Cool Tool Award” Finalist

  We’re thrilled to share that Speakaboos is an EdTech Digest “Cool Tool Award” finalist! We’ve worked passionately to develop an engaging literacy support tool for kids at home and in the classroom and we’re honored to be recognized as a company who is “energizing education” and to be a finalist for the prestigious award.  Read more …

Sesame Street Content Launches on Speakaboos

Ten Sesame Street Titles Featuring Favorite Friends Including Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby and More Launch on the Premier Digital Storybook Library   NEW YORK, N.Y. – February 9, 2016 – Speakaboos announced today the addition of ten Sesame Street music videos to its award-winning platform, which supports literacy skills and sparks a love of reading  Read more …