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11/13/17Rosetta Stone Celebrates International Education Week with Launch of Student Blog Series
New Partnership with Global Citizen Year Helps Next Generation of Leaders Discover New Languages and Highlight their Experiences Abroad Arlington, VA, Nov. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Beginning today, students from across the country will lend their voices to a new student blog series from language learning leader Rosetta Stone (NYSE: RST). Through a partnership with Global Citizen Year (GCY)—an award-winning social enterprise on a mission to reinvent the post-high school gap year as a laun... 
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11/09/17Charter Schools Across the Country Renew and Expand Use of Lexia Reading Core5 Literacy Program After Experiencing Extraordinary Gains
86% of charter school students using the program with fidelity advance one or more grade levels in Core5 during 2016-2017 school year Boston, Nov. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Committed to rigorous personalized instruction, positive school culture, and support of lifelong learners, the nation’s charter schools are posting remarkable gains with the Lexia Reading Core5® literacy program. With almost 700 charter institutions already using Core5 to enhance students’ reading abilities, Charter Sch... 
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11/07/17Rosetta Stone Expands Reach Through New Amazon Alexa Skill
Customers can get a taste of language learning through new Rosetta Stone skill for Amazon Alexa-enabled devices Arlington, VA, Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “Alexa, open Rosetta Stone.” Now, Rosetta Stone can help fulfill this request through a new skill for Amazon Alexa-enabled devices. A world leader in technology-based learning solutions,  Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) has helped millions of people learn a new language for more than 25 years. Through this new language skill for Amazo... 
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11/02/17Rosetta Stone Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results
Strong performance at Lexia increases Literacy segment to record high $11 million in revenue, 24% of total revenue ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017. Revenue totaled $46.2 million, down 5% from $48.7 million in the year-ago period. The third quarter net loss improved to $3.2 million, or $(0.14) per diluted share,... 
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11/01/17THE Journal Readers Recognize Lexia Reading Core5 as a Top Ed Tech Product in Schools
Literacy software recognized as one of three overall favorite technologies and secures three additional platinum awards for top technology adopted in the last year, best reading program and favorite adaptive/personalized learning program Boston, Mass., Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lexia Learning, a Rosetta Stone Company (NYSE: RST), today announced its Lexia Reading Core5® product has been recognized by THE Journal’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards as the favorite technology product added to... 
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10/19/17Rosetta Stone to Report Third Quarter Financial Results on November 2
Arlington, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced it will report its third quarter 2017 financial results, for the period ended September 30, 2017, after the U.S. financial markets close on Thursday, November 2, 2017. In conjunction with that report, the Rosetta Stone management team will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. ET on November 2 to discuss the Company's results and business outlook.... 
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10/16/17Rosetta Stone Inc. Appoints Jessie Woolley-Wilson to Board of Directors
Arlington, VA, Oct. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) today announced that Jessie Woolley-Wilson, Chair, President and CEO of DreamBox Learning, a world-leader in innovative educational math solutions, has been elected to Rosetta Stone’s Board of Directors. Driven by a belief that all children need and deserve high-quality learning opportunities, Ms. Woolley-Wilson is a seasoned executive who has worked in the education technology space for nearly 20 years to suppo... 
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10/12/17Nationally Renowned Educational Leaders Paul Griffin and David Rose Join Lexia Learning to Further Support District-Level Success
Boston, Oct. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lexia Learning, a Rosetta Stone Company (NYSE: RST), today announced that Paul Griffin has joined the company as Head of National Partnerships, and David Rose has joined as Senior Educational Outreach Specialist. The addition of these two seasoned educational leaders is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to support the needs of school districts striving to help every student read, write and speak confidently and proficiently. ... 
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09/27/17Mississippi’s Third Largest School District Uses Technology to Assist Students with World Language Program
Rankin County School District Leverages Rosetta Stone to Help Elementary, Middle and High School Students Compete at a Global Level Arlington, VA, Sept. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Featuring more National Board Certified teachers than any other district in the state and among the highest in the nation, Mississippi’s Rankin County School District (RCSD) has expanded the rigorous and high-quality instruction it is known for to include World Language Learning. Through a partnership with Rosetta... 
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09/20/17Rosetta Stone Recognized with Mobile UX Award for Innovative iOS Mobile App
Recently revamped flagship app continues to garner accolades for its immersive language learning program Arlington, VA, Sept. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In another nod to the continued innovation fueling its products, Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST), today announced that Learn Languages with Rosetta Stone has been recognized by the Mobile UX Awards as the Best Productivity & Utilities app on the iOS platform. Selected by a panel of more than 50 esteemed judges from companies including Fa... 
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09/07/17Lexia Learning Releases iPad App for Lexia RAPID Assessment
BOSTON, Sept. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BOSTON (Sept. 7, 2017) – In order to increase the flexibility and efficiency with which districts and schools can administer adaptive reading assessment, Lexia Learning, a Rosetta Stone company, has made the Lexia RAPID Assessment™ literacy program available on iPad with the RAPID iOS app. The computer-adaptive screener and diagnostic tool for grades K-12 is now available on the App Store. ... 
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09/05/17UNIVISION AND ROSETTA STONE LAUNCH ENGLISH-LANGUAGE LEARNING PROGRAM FOR HISPANIC AUDIENCE 
“Univision Aprender con Rosetta Stone” debuts today New York, Sept. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Univision Aprender con Rosetta Stone logo Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America, today announced it has e... 
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08/31/17Rosetta Stone Inc. to Present at the BMO Back to School Investor Conference on September 14
Arlington, VA, Aug. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced that it will participate in the BMO Capital Markets 17th Annual Back to School Conference on September 14, 2017, in New York City. John Hass, President and Chief Executive officer, will present at the conference beginning at 3:15 p.m. ET. Joining Hass will be Tom Pierno, Chief Financial Officer, and Frank Milano, Investor Relations.   The pr... 
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08/24/17Lexia Research Team Collaborates with Tufts University Researcher to Author Chapter for New Textbook Created to Give Educators Insight into Optimal EdTech Design
BOSTON, Aug. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Although more than $13 billion is spent on educational technology each year, many educators admit that their purchasing and implementation decisions are based on word-of-mouth rather than scientific studies, which means that their students may not be working with a solution that can truly boost learning. To help educators better evaluate whether a digital tool will support best instructional practices, Lexia Learning’s research team, in collaboration w... 
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08/21/17South Carolina’s School District of Oconee County Provides Language Learning to Younger Students
Success of 2016-17 Pilot Program Prompts Expansion to All K-6 Students Arlington, VA, Aug. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A school district serving a rural population in South Carolina is demonstrating that education innovation is not solely limited to large, urban school districts.  Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the northwest corner of the state, the School District of Oconee County (SDOC) is bringing an interactive digital language learning program to all 5,000 K-6 s... 
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08/09/17Coachella Valley Unified School District Adds Lexia RAPID Assessment to Support Literacy Instruction and Drive Academic Language Growth
BOSTON, Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Educators and policymakers are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of helping students strengthen academic language, the specialized language used in educational settings. Research has found that by focusing on this ‘language of school’ in instruction, educators can make a considerable impact on students' reading comprehension and educational achievement. To help their students master this critical skill, district leadership at Coachella Vall... 
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08/08/17Rosetta Stone Inc. Names Mathew N. Hulett President, Language
ARLINGTON, VA, Aug. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced that Matt Hulett will be joining Rosetta Stone in the newly created position of President of Language where he will oversee the Company’s language learning business. Mr. Hulett’s first day will be August 21 and he will report directly to CEO John Hass. Mr. Hulett, 47, will have strategic oversight of the direction and execution of the langua... 
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08/08/17Rosetta Stone Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
Management's continued progress executing turnaround delivers 10th consecutive quarter of year-over-year operating expense reductions; Lexia exceeds $10 million in quarterly revenue for the first time; Matt Hulett hired as President of Language ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017. Revenue in the second quarter 2017 tot... 
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07/25/17Rosetta Stone to Report Second Quarter Financial Results on August 8
ARLINGTON, VA, July 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced it will report its second quarter 2017 financial results, for the period ended June 30, 2017, after the U.S. financial markets close on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. In conjunction with that report, the Rosetta Stone management team will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. ET on August 8 to discuss the Company's results and business outlook. Inves... 
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05/12/17Rosetta Stone Inc. to Participate in Upcoming Investment Conference on May 17
Arlington, VA, May 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced that it will participate in the Needham Emerging Technology Conference in New York on Wednesday, May 17.  The Company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, John Hass, will present at 9:20 a.m. ET and the event will be webcast. Joining Hass will be Chief Financial Officer, Tom Pierno, and the head of Investor Relations, Frank Milano.... 
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05/10/17Two Esteemed Peer-Reviewed Educational Journals Publish Studies from Lexia Learning Researchers on Using Blended Learning for Literacy Instruction
Reading Psychology Study Shows Effects of Teacher Engagement; Journal of Educational Research Study Focuses on Outcomes for Diverse Students at a Title I School BOSTON, May 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reading Psychology and the Journal of Educational Research, two highly acclaimed peer-reviewed education journals, have published findings from two different studies conducted by Lexia Learning, a Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) company. The study published in Reading Psychology explores the inf... 
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05/09/17Rosetta Stone Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
Operating expenses decrease 20% year-over-year; Lexia posts strong double-digit revenue growth; Company receives initial payment from previously announced strategic partnership with SOURCENEXT in Japan ARLINGTON, Va., May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017. Revenue in the first quarter 2017 totaled $47.7 million, a decline of $0.3 million... 
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04/25/17Rosetta Stone to Report First Quarter Results and Host 2017 Investor Day on May 9
Arlington, VA, April 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today confirmed that it will report its first quarter 2017 financial results, for the period ended March 31, 2017, before the U.S. financial markets open on Tuesday, May 9. The Company also confirmed today that it will host its 2017 Investor Day event at the New York Stock Exchange in New York City, beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET that day. The Company’s Chairman, ... 
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04/25/17Students with High-Functioning Autism Make Great Strides in World Language Education Using Rosetta Stone
Arlington, VA, April 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When one walks the halls of Gateway Academy, it’s not uncommon to hear conversations taking place in languages from all over the world. For these Twice-Exceptional students (those with high-functioning autism), access to a world language program has unlocked a passion for learning and is helping students excel. By bringing technology into its classrooms through Rosetta Stone (NYSE: RST) digital programs, teachers at Gateway are effectively addr... 
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04/24/17Rosetta Stone Catalyst Receives Silver Edison Award for its Business Language-Learning Program
Arlington, VA, April 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) is pleased to announce that its innovative, new solution for business language learners—Rosetta Stone® Catalyst™—has been recognized with a 2017 Edison Award™. The distinguished awards, inspired by Thomas Edison’s persistence and inventiveness, recognize innovation, creativity and ingenuity in the global economy. Catalyst received a Silver Award in the "Living, Working & Learning Environments” category for Bes... 
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04/17/17Rosetta Stone Wins Best Educational App Award
Newly Launched Language-Learning Program Also Nominated for International Webby Award Arlington, VA, April 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) today announced that its flagship mobile app—Learn Languages with Rosetta Stone—has been recognized with two national accolades for its newly launched language-learning program. The first is a Platinum Award for “Best Educational App” by the Best Mobile App Awards, which focus on recognizing the top mobile apps available on the ... 
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04/04/17Lexia Learning Releases White Paper on Using Educational Technology to Foster a Growth Mindset In Students
Boston, April 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The practice of encouraging a growth mindset in students in order to foster their ability to problem solve and take on challenges has gained growing awareness among educators. In fact, a 2016 Education Week Research Center survey found that a staggering 85 percent of teachers wanted more professional development to learn how to incorporate growth mindset strategies into their classrooms. Despite that, there has been little focus on the role that educa... 
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04/03/17With a Spanish-Speaking Population of More Than Forty Percent, Houston’s Varnett Public School Uses Technology to Assist Students with English Language Learning
ESL Students Making Great Strides Using Digital Learning Programs from Rosetta Stone to Develop English Reading, Writing and Speaking Skills Arlington, VA, April 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Varnett Public School, a state charter school that serves a significant English as a Second Language (ESL) student base, is providing an interactive language learning program that is already showing notable results. Through a new partnership with Rosetta Stone, up to 750 ESL students in Varnett’s thre... 
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03/30/17Employee Language Proficiency Helps Global Businesses Compete, Says New Joint Study by Forbes Insights and Rosetta Stone
Nearly 60 percent of managers cited improved customer feedback as the area most impacted by employees participating in language learning programs Arlington, VA, March 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to a new report released today by Forbes Insights, "Best in Class: How Enterprises Succeed with Language Learning Programs," with more companies expanding globally, having a multilingual workforce has become a critical success factor and businesses are taking action to provide employees wit... 
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03/23/17Utah State Evaluation Report Validates Literacy Gains For Students Using Lexia Reading Core5
External Evaluators Also Find Lexia’s Blended Learning Program to be the Only State-Approved Literacy Offering to Demonstrate a Positive Effect on First Grade Reading Levels BOSTON, March 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After implementing Lexia Reading Core5® for more than 55,000 students, Utah schools have seen considerable literacy gains. According to a new report released by the Utah State Board of Education for the Early Intervention Software Program grant (EISP) 2015-2016 school year, stude... 
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03/20/17Rosetta Stone to Host 2017 Investor Day on May 9
Arlington, VA, March 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced it will host an Investor Day event at the New York Stock Exchange in New York City on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Coinciding with the Company’s 25th anniversary week, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, John Hass and other members of the Rosetta Stone management team will present the Company's strategic priorities, initiatives and outloo... 
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03/16/17Lexia Learning Releases White Paper on Choosing Educational Technology That Helps, Rather than Hinders, Students’ Intrinsic Motivation
Proliferation of New Educational Technology Products Raises Question of Which Features Support and Spur an Inherent Love of Learning Boston, March 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- While student motivation in traditional classroom settings is well researched, materials on how digital tools are enhancing or undermining this essential factor for academic performance are harder to find. Lexia Learning, a Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) Company, has released a white paper titled, “The Importance of Int... 
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03/15/17Newly Upgraded Rosetta Stone Language Offering Provides Even More Features and User Benefits 
Innovative New Language Program Aimed at Getting Learners Talking Immediately Arlington, VA, March 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Celebrating 25 years of continued innovation in the education technology sector, Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) today announced significant updates to its flagship Learn Languages with Rosetta Stone program for individuals and families. Various subscription offerings and new features — Phrasebook, Stories, and Audio Companion — provide learners with an updated user e... 
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03/14/17Rosetta Stone and SOURCENEXT Announce Strategic Partnership in Japan
20-Year Japanese Software Pioneer to Expand Rosetta Stone's Language-Learning Offerings and Marketplace Reach Arlington, VA, March 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST), a world leader in digital language learning, and SOURCENEXT (TYO: 4344), Japan's market-leading software publisher and distributor, today announced a strategic partnership through which SOURCENEXT has been granted a perpetual, exclusive license to sell and develop language and education products and... 
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03/14/17Rosetta Stone Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results
Company delivers over 50% improvement in fourth quarter net loss, EPS; Lexia Learning posts double-digit growth; reaches exclusive license agreement for Japan marketplace ARLINGTON, Va., March 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016. Revenue in the fourth quarter 2016 totaled $51.7 million, down 11% from $58.0 million in the ... 
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03/02/17Celebrating 25 Years of Changing Lives, Rosetta Stone Designates March as ‘Language Learning Month’
Arlington, VA, March 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST), a leader in technology-based language and literacy solutions, is kicking-off its 25th Anniversary Celebration by designating March as “Language Learning Month.”   The celebration will continue throughout 2017 with activities that highlight the importance of language education and share stories from some of the millions of learners who found a new voice through Rosetta Stone. Language Learning Month commenced w... 
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02/28/17Rosetta Stone to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on March 14
Arlington, VA, Feb. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a world leader in technology-based learning solutions, today announced it will report its fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial results, for the period ended December 31, 2016, after the U.S. financial markets close on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. In conjunction with that report, the Rosetta Stone management team will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. ET on March 14 to discuss the Company's results and business... 
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