Educa Lesson, an imprint of Educa Vision Inc.
Florida-based Educa Vision Inc. (EVI) designs, develops, publishes, and distributes a broad range of multicultural and multilingual educational materials. The materials are available in several media including books, charts, computer programs, DVD, Inter-active lessons and assessment pieces delivered on the web, on CD Rom.
EVI has more than 2000 titles. It has strength in Language arts, science, social sciences and mathematics. Additionally it has a wide range of public health education materials ranging from, nutrition, STD prevention, high blood pressure, diabetes… to elephantiasis. The company founder, Féquière Vilsaint started the company in 1991 while still a researcher at the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology department of the University of South Florida (USF), in Tampa, FL. Three years later he left USF to devote his resources to expand EVI.
EVI core staff is supplemented by professionals with a wide range of expertise.
To make a valuable contribution to the body of multicultural and multilingual educational materials, by publishing materials that connect culturally and linguistically to the students, teachers, administrators, service providers and community leaders. Educa Vision started first by focusing on the needs of Haitian students. Since 2002 Educa Vision is transformed into a multicultural and multilingual publisher. This expansion started first with the development of Caribbean Studies Press that publishes scholarly texts and references about the Caribbean and its diasporas. Later with Educa Brazil, an imprint dedicated to the publication of Portuguese titles. Today, Educa Vision publishes and distributes bilingual books in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, English, French, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, Spanish and Urdu.
AREA OF EXPERTISE:
- Curriculum development
- Training manual development
- Specialized glossary generation
- Public health information package
- CD-ROM Development
- Video production, with non-linear editing capability
- Specialized translation
- New York Board of Education School
- Dade County Public Schools
- University of Florida
- Center for Disease Control (CDC)
- Librarie La Pléiade
- Ministère de l’Education / Sec. d’Etat à l’Alphabétisation.
- University of the West Indies
- Université du Québec A Montréal
- CIDIHCA/ CANADA