Zinkia Entertainment has extended its partnership with the Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network for Ready To Learn, which will feature Pocoyo for the English Language Learning component.
HITN will produce a series of Pocoyo branded tablet, smartphone and cloud-based programs designed to aid preschool children in develop literacy skills in English.
"We will lead the way in delivering all of the educational benefits that innovations like touch screen devices and interactive learning bring to an audience of children that has unique linguistic strengths and needs," says Jose Luis Rodriguez, president and chief executive officer, HITN. "Pocoyo is a perfect fit for our ELL initiative, with tremendous recognition in the Latino community and an ever-expanding fan base among preschoolers."
"We are honored to partner with HITN and Project LAMP on such an important initiative, utilizing our beloved Pocoyo to help children in the Hispanic Community across the U.S. to develop and master English language skills," says Jose Maria Castillejo, chairman, Zinkia.