SINGAPORE/USA February 10, 2022 – Award-winning content creation, distribution and licensing studio One Animation has entered into a new partnership to Oddbods with SplashLearn. The massively popular digital learning program for reading and math, SplashLearn, has benefited over 40 million children worldwide. As part of the agreement, Oddbodsdigitalbooks, including “The Pied Piper of Oddsville,” “Pogo and the Magic Lamp” and “The Great Bod Bake Off,” will launch exclusively as part of SplashLearn’s Reading Program on the 10th February.
SplashLearn, one of the fastest growing learning programs in the United States, has won many prestigious edtech awards such as Stevie Award for Best Edtech Product, Tabby Award for Best Company and Parents Choice Award, is also backed by leading investors. In 2021 alone, it added 7 million new users and is currently accessible in over 150 countries, including the UK, Australia, and India. The program is also used by more than 750,000 teachers in approximately 77,000 schools. SplashLearn is free for schools and teachers, ensuring that every child has access to fun, quality educational resources in their classroom.
The SpashLearn reading program, which will include the Oddbods books, has been designed to develop basic reading skills through a sequential learning path that takes into consideration factors such as sentence predictability, word characteristics, the structure of the story, among others. It is a complete and interactive program which is aimed at children aged 3 to 11 and offers a rich library of titles.
Sashim Parmanand, CEO of One Animationsaid, “A key priority for our Oddbods brand strategy is to collaborate with companies that share our philosophy of bringing joy into children’s lives and providing them with valuable tools to brighten and enrich their routines. – we have found just that through this new partnership with SplashLearn. With their commitment to making learning fun with game-based pedagogy, coupled with the creative and individual spirit of the Oddbodsgang, we are confident that this partnership will provide an extremely positive learning experience for SplashLearn’s vast user base.
Arpit Jain, CEO of SplashLearn, said: “This is the start of an exciting partnership with One Animation’s Oddbods. We have similar philosophies of providing children with a fun and holistic learning experience that goes beyond just academics. Along with learning it is also imperative that children develop social-emotional skills and celebrate differences.Having Oddbods books, with their characters and learnings embedded in the SplashLearn program brings us closer to our goal of cultivating a mindset of growth and allow every child to learn without fear.
Oddbods is a globally acclaimed, three-time Emmy-nominated dialogue-less comedy starring seven very uniquely adorable friends. Together, despite their differences, they survive the perils of everyday life, unwittingly transforming ordinary situations into unexpected, extraordinary and always humorous events. The quirky yet utterly charming Oddbods celebrate individuality in a funny, warm and unexpected way. After all, there is a bit of a weirdness in everyone!
ABOUT AN ANIMATION
Based in Singapore, One Animation is an award-winning animation studio, world-class content producer, digital influencer and distribution company with content streamed in over 180 countries around the world. Streaming partners include industry leaders, such as: Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, Cartoon Network, and Disney, among others.
One Animation is officially recognized by YouTube as a digital influencer with its Oddbods the series alone has 25 billion views on digital platforms and 30 million subscribers on YouTube. The company also houses the creator and serves as the production studio behind the hit Netflix series. dog shark.
Over the past five years, One Animation has been nominated for over 25 international awards, including three Emmy nominations for Best Children’s Animation. The company also has a broad presence in retail, gaming and theme parks which includes strategic partnerships with Amazon, Walmart, Target, Argos & Sainsbury’s and SEGA.
SplashLearn creates engaging learning experiences designed to turn kids into fearless learners. Its PreK-5 game-based learning curriculum is curriculum-aligned and features an adaptive algorithm that provides each child with a personalized, fun, and immersive learning experience. It is currently used in over 150 countries and has benefited over 40 million children worldwide.
In 2020, SplashLearn launched an online tutoring program that offers affordable personalized lessons for K-5.