NEW YORK / BOSTON, May. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Today, Tuva, the leading data literacy company that empowers data novices to build a strong foundation in data, statistics, and analytical thinking, announces a partnership with Fullbridge, an education technology company that prepares students and young professionals to succeed in the global economy. Tuva and Fullbridge will work together to deliver programs and solutions that leverage Fullbridge's leadership in career readiness and Tuva's innovation in data literacy education.
These blended learning solutions will combine innovative online learning on the Tuva and Fullbridge platforms, personalized coaching, and real-world, team projects to accelerate professional development and preparation for students launching their professional careers. Skills taught in the programs will include effective communication, teamwork, problem solving, design thinking, business analytics, data visualization, evidence-based decision-making, and many other topic areas essential to succeed and grow in the 21st century economy.
Programs will be available to current and new partners around the world, particularly in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia, where Fullbridge is already active. Tuva also recently announced the launch of their data literacy training program in English and Arabic in collaboration with the World Bank and DFID in North Africa. Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate from Fullbridge and Tuva that will enable them to advance in their professional careers.
“Our partnership with Fullbridge will enable both companies to work together to bring high quality, contextually relevant, and engaging training programs to government ministries, the private sector, and academic institutions around the world” said Harshil Parikh, Co-Founder & CEO of Tuva.
"Students and professionals around the world need both the hard and soft skills to succeed in the workplace, and the ability to analyze and interpret data," said Peter Olson, CEO of Fullbridge. "The partnership with Tuva will enable access to Fulbridge's highly successful professional skills curriculum, while allowing participants to hone their skills in data analysis and presentation."
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Tuva (tuvalabs.com) is the leading data literacy company that empowers data novices to learn essential data and statistics literacy skills.
Tuva offers data literacy solutions for schools, businesses, and organizations working in sustainable development. Through our growing library of interactive, authentic, and relevant modules and lessons, participants are able to learn and master the most-critical, foundational concepts in data, statistics, and analytics.
Tuva's Data Literacy modules are available in English, Spanish, and Arabic. Visit tuvalabs.com to learn more about our data and statistics literacy solutions!
Fullbridge (fullbridge.com) is a high-growth, education technology company committed to helping college students and young professionals succeed in the global economy through transformational professional and industry-specific skills building programs. Since 2011, Fullbridge has run programs in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, with participants ranging from Harvard Law School students, to veterans, to U.S. liberal arts college students, to female vocational students in Saudi Arabia. Fullbridge has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Businessweek and Forbes as a leader in competency-based education and 21st century workplace skills.