About Us | Tom Snyder Productions

Tom Snyder Productions, a Scholastic company, is a leading developer and publisher of educational software for K-12 classrooms. The company was founded more than 30 years ago by Tom Snyder, a former science and music teacher, who pioneered the use of technology in the classroom to enhance teaching and learning. Today we are proud to carry award-winning software titles covering each curriculum area, developed with strict adherence to our high standards for quality and innovation. Our products help teachers meet curriculum goals and are used in over 400,000 classrooms, improving student performance and understanding.

Our mission is to create innovative software products and professional development services to inspire great teaching and improve student learning.

Software Programs

Our innovative software programs target some of the most challenging content, skills, and concepts that students must learn. Our products help students build reading comprehension strategies and develop understanding of scientific processes. They help students grasp mathematical concepts, sharpen geography skills, and comprehend historical events and patterns. With our products, teachers and students can construct time lines, maps, and graphs. Students also develop higher-level thinking and problem-solving skills in math, science, social studies, and language arts.

Tom Snyder Productions' strong commitment to educational excellence is reflected in each product we develop. Our product design is grounded in respect for the teacher and the realities of the classroom. We frame our products around best practices and methods that have been proven to work, making it easy for a teacher to integrate these successful instructional approaches into his or her classroom.

Over the last three decades, our products have earned an outstanding reputation among educators that makes Tom Snyder Productions one of the most popular educational software brands in schools. The quality of our products is recognized industry-wide, with awards ranging from the Teacher's Choice award, to the Technology & Learning Award of Excellence, to the Software & Information Industry Association's prestigious Codie Award. We're proud to create engaging, easy-to-use software that teachers trust to enhance their core curriculum in meaningful ways.

Software Collaboration Partnerships

We are honored to be affiliated with these esteemed institutions, all of which have made significant and lasting contributions to education through their research in the fields of science, history, technology, and the arts.

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