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For over 40 years, Sussman Sales has been an education partner to schools – providing the highest quality supplemental educational materials and expert guidance to teachers and administrators.

From the beginning, innovation has been our cornerstone. Now, Sussman announces another exciting development, the LightSwitch Learning portal. This sophisticated yet simple-to-use web tool gives teachers and school administrators an expanded menu of classroom solutions and allows them to choose grade- and level-appropriate materials through the use of our advanced web technology.

LightSwitch Learning streamlines the research and decision-making process by suggesting, guiding and assisting educators in choosing the optimal educational solutions for their needs.

Introducing our Common Core State Standards Parent Guide and full Parent Guide Series!

With this 28-page guide, parents will understand how the new standards will help prepare their children for college and careers in a global economy. Providing an overview of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), this guide offers both information and reassurance to parents that CCSS will promote student learning, and that local schools remain in control of instruction. Available in 16 languages.

ISBN: 9781617173790 | price: $2.95

With the Common Core State Standards Parent Guide, parents will understand how the new standards will help prepare their children for college and careers in a global economy.  Topics include:
  • Background on how and why the standards were

  • An explanation of why change is necessary

  • Charts comparing outgoing standards to the CCSS

  • A summary of the new domains and conceptual
    categories at each grade level for Mathematics
    as well as English Language Arts and Reading

  • Implications for instruction

  • Information on what parents and students can
    expect next, including upcoming changes in

  • Glossary of terms and a list of additional online resources


Teachers know that strong parental involvement guarantees student success.  Our Parent Guide Series aims to bridge home and school by providing parents with important information on the latest issues in education and parenting.



Our Publishers

Our publisher partnerships provide educators and administrators with engaging and effective classroom solutions. To learn more or to request a quote, contact our customer support team:

800-350-7180 |

Amplify is reimagining the way teachers teach and students learn. We enable teachers to manage whole classrooms and, at the same time, empower them to offer more personalized instruction, so that students become more active, engaged learners.Citelighter is a 21st century literacy platform that helps students find and organize information, construct an argument, work in a collaborative environment, and automatically cite sources. Citelighter also provides key analytics to instructors throughout the process. Citelighter pairs technology with students’ own habits to teach them critical, Common Core-aligned skills.Connect with Kids offers video-based programs that profile real kids, parents and experts talking about tough issues including bullying, drugs and alcohol, stress and internet safety.

Continental Press offers quality materials that support curriculum and high stakes testing goals with instruction and assessment products for students struggling in reading, mathematics, social studies and science.At DreamBox Learning, we’ve developed the adaptive learning technology that can change the paradigm of learning, by integrating individualized instruction with continuous embedded assessment, and with a rigorous curriculum presented in an engaging, motivating way. MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach improves students’ reading performance by assessing their reading abilities and providing differentiated lessons and activities to foster academic growth.

myON reader is a virtual backpack of over 3,000 interactive e-books that provides students with reading support and recommends texts based on student interest and reading level. Newbridge Educational Publishing offers a wide variety of research-based leveled informational texts and kits that focus on building content-area and basic reading skills.Since 1980, Queue,
Inc. has published and distributed high quality educational software and
test preparation materials.

Recognized for their noteworthy interactive whiteboards, Promethean also offers software, content, learner response systems and other outstanding interactive solutions.Saddleback Educational Publishing provides high-interest, low-level texts that tackle mature teen issues in an engaging, age-appropriate manner for middle and high school students.Sundance Publishing offers a wide variety of research-based fiction and nonfiction leveled readers and kits that focus on building content area and basic reading skills.

<i>Time For Kids</i> is a weekly classroom news magazine that promotes reading and writing skills in the content areas while motivating and empowering kids to keep abreast with key current events.SmartScience is an online solution to creating the traditional science lab experience. The program contains over 160 labs from grades 6-12 and is continuing to grow. Every lab follows the Scientific Method and culminates with a report which emphasizes content writing and data analysis.Customized trade book and professional book collections along with storage items such as bins and tubs.