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US Navy Renews with Transparent Language Inc.
Transparent's CL-150 system is used by all US military branches for language learningNashua, N.H., March 30, 2010 - Transparent Language, Inc. announced today that the United States Navy has renewed its license to Transparent's CL-150 Technology Matrix for Critical Languages for use by all Navy personnel. The CL-150 is an extensive suite of highly effective language learning software applications for use by government agency and armed service organizations.
Under the terms of the contract, all Navy personnel are authorized to use the CL-150 language learning suite for more than 50 foreign languages. Through its proven pedagogy and remarkable versatility, the CL-150 enables rapid and effective customized language learning for mission- and task-specific purposes, as well as cultural exchange and daily interaction. The CL-150 can be used on a variety of platforms, including Microsoft Windows® and mobile devices.
This contract renewal with the US Navy means that all branches of the US Military currently have contracts with Transparent Language, as well as the US Special Operations Command, the Defense Language Institute, the Foreign Service Institute, and others. "Whether it's for pre-deployment training, career-long learning, or personal development, the CL-150 suite gives all personnel the technology to get the best results from their time spent learning a language," said Michael Quinlan, CEO of Transparent Language. "In the consumer space, it's often about selling the dream, but in the government sector it's about real-world proficiency. That's a good fit for us, and we are very excited about this opportunity to be of service."
About the US NavyThe US Navy is the sea branch of the US Armed Forces. The mission of the US Navy is to maintain, train and equip combat-ready Naval forces capable of winning wars, deterring aggression and maintaining freedom of the seas. Most recently the US Navy participated in Operation Unified Response, delivering aid & assistance to thousands of earthquake-affected Haitians.
About CL-150The CL-150 Technology Matrix for Critical Languages, or "the CL-150," is research-based, experience-driven, multi-language, multi-platform software that economically and effectively supports both general language learning and language learning for specialized government purposes. The CL-150 is used by dozens of US Government organizations. Usg.transparent.com. US Government personnel should visit Usg.transparent.com. to find out if their organization has received access to the CL-150.
About Transparent Language, Inc.
At Transparent Language, we leverage our expertise in the research and practice of language learning to build programs for use by many US Government agencies and organizations, as well as thousands of schools, hundreds of public libraries, and millions of individuals. Our mission is to help language learners better communicate and engage with all of the world's people. We believe that a key to American success and world prosperity is the ability to understand and appreciate one another. Since 1991, we have worked to make this happen, one school, library, organization or person at a time."Microsoft Windows" is a trademark of Microsoft Corporation. Other product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.