PLATO Learning


Deepak Karandikar
Regional VP Sales

PLATO Learning Environment

The PLATO Learning Environment (PLE) is a breakthrough learning management system for managing the teaching and learning environment and is licensed on a subscription basis via the Internet. It combines 21st-century technology with PLATO Learnings award-winning curricula, assessment, and standards-management to create a truly unified system for integrating the key aspects of the educational processdelivering engaging classroom content, formative, prescriptive assessment and instruction; standards and curriculum management; custom course creation and publishing; data analysis and reportingall through a single, intuitive, online interface.

PLE powers our core solutions, including:

  • PLATO® content titles
  • PLATO® Courses (see separate course catalog for descriptions)
  • PLATO® Test Packs with Prescriptions
  • PLATO® Exam Interventions
  • Straight Curve® Mathematics

With PLE teachers can create standards-aligned course content, measure its effectiveness based on student performance, and make on the fly adjustments to meet benchmark requirements for a specific student or whole class.

For learners, PLE provides a portal where a unique log-in will take them to an age-appropriate web interface from which to launch instructional content and their assignments.

For administrators, PLE scales to seamlessly expand programs as their districts needs grow. Extensive data and reporting tools also help administrators meet NCLB-mandated accountability requirements and identify what works with individual students, classrooms, and schools, allowing them to evaluate results and build on success.

Integrating the art of teaching and the science of assessment, PLE gives educators the robust technology needed to make real-time, results-driven decisions that will boost student achievement today and create a scalable environment that will accommodate long-term, ongoing academic improvement.

This agreement was not subject to the public bidding process.