SOURCE: ANGEL Learning, Inc.

January 23, 2008 11:02 ET

ANGEL Learning and Wiley Alliance Integrates WileyPLUS With the ANGEL Learning Management Suite

INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwire - January 23, 2008) - ANGEL® Learning, recognized innovator of enterprise e-learning software and services, today announced an alliance with global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc. The alliance enables single sign-on integration between the WileyPLUS online teaching and learning resource and the ANGEL Learning Management Suite (LMS) of simple, powerful online teaching and learning tools.

"Partnering with ANGEL provides Wiley with the opportunity to reach an increasing number of college and university students who are attracted to its flexible platform and company's commitment to customer service," said Bruce Spatz, vice president, Digital Publishing Group, Higher Education Publishing, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. "The result of this partnership is that instructors and students will be able to seamlessly access WileyPLUS via their ANGEL course, providing them with resources such as an online version of their book and assignments using the robust question types WileyPLUS contains."

"John Wiley & Sons is a recognized, high-quality publisher that excels in delivering must-have content that helps teachers to teach and students to learn. ANGEL Learning is proud to welcome them as an alliance partner," said Christopher Clapp, ANGEL Learning president and CEO. "The ANGEL Learning alliance with Wiley also marks an important ANGEL milestone. All major publishers in the U.S. higher education markets have now formed alliances with ANGEL Learning."

WileyPLUS features dynamic online textbook and interactive teaching and learning resources that enable faculty to start teaching online without having to create a course from scratch. Single sign-on integration with the ANGEL LMS enables ANGEL users to access WileyPLUS content from within the ANGEL environment. ANGEL's ease-of-use, flexibility and comprehensive feature set make it easy for faculty to customize content and include engaging, interactive learning experiences in their courses.

About ANGEL Learning

ANGEL Learning, Inc. develops and markets enterprise elearning software. Our flagship products are the ANGEL Learning Management Suite and the ANGEL ePortfolio system. Our products have been honed by use -- with millions of students and instructors served from K to corporate. We enjoy a reputation for creating products with exceptional ease of use, excellent vision into learner progress and for keeping our commitments. ANGEL LMS won the Software & Information Industry Association CODiE award for Best Postsecondary Course Management Solution in both 2006 and 2007 and is the only product to win the award two years in a row. Educators ranked ANGEL first in customer satisfaction in the IMS GLC Learn-Sat awards. Having emerged from the academy ourselves, our core values reflect those of our customers well. ANGEL world headquarters are in Indianapolis, Indiana. To learn more about the ANGEL difference, visit us at www.angellearning.com.

About Wiley

Founded in 1807, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. has been a valued source of information and understanding for 200 years; helping people around the world meet their needs and fulfill their aspirations. Since 1901, Wiley and its acquired companies have published the works of more than 350 Nobel laureates in all categories: Literature, Economics, Physiology or Medicine, Physics, Chemistry, and Peace.

Our core businesses publish scientific, technical, medical and scholarly journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services; professional/trade books, subscription products, training materials, and online applications and websites; and educational materials for undergraduate and graduate students and lifelong learners. Wiley's global headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Canada, and Australia. The Company's Web site can be accessed at http://www.wiley.com. The Company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols JWa and JWb.

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