SIIA Announces 2018 CODiE™ Award Winners for Education Technology

For Immediate Release:

SIIA Communications Contact: Benjamin Price, 703.909.4034, bprice@siia.net

 

SIIA Announces 2018 CODiEAward Winners for Education Technology

40 awards given for education industry innovation and excellence

 

WASHINGTON (June 14, 2018)— The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, yesterday announced the winners of the 2018 CODiE Awards in education technology. The winner announcement was made during an awards celebration at the SIIA Annual Conference & CODiE Awards in San Francisco, and 40 awards were given for products and services deployed specifically for the education technology market. The program was also simulcast to a global web audience.

All of the nominated education technology products and services were first reviewed by educators and administrators, whose evaluations determined the finalists. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products, and the scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners.

"I am impressed by the level of innovation and creativity demonstrated by the 2018 CODiE award winners. These products are opening doors for learners of all ages by developing and utilizing new technologies to respond to student and educator needs.” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.

 

2018 Education Technology CODiE Award Winners

 

Best Classroom Management Solution  

PowerSchool Unified Classroom™, PowerSchool

 

Best Coding & Computational Thinking Solution

Coding Adventure, CodeMonkey Studios Inc.      

 

Best Collaborative Social Media Solution for Educators 

edWeb.net, edWeb.net

 

Best College & Career Readiness Solution

Naviance, Hobsons

 

Best Corporate / Workforce Learning Management Solution

Adobe Captivate Prime, Adobe Systems, Inc.      

 

Best Creativity Tool for Students

Plotagon Education, Plotagon

 

Best Cross-Curricular Solution

Edgenuity UpSmart, Edgenuity Inc.         

 

Best Data Solution

ClassLink Analytics, ClassLink, Inc.            

 

Best Digital Aggregation & Sharing Solution

Ogment, Ogment LLC

 

Best eLearning Authoring / Development Tool for Educators/Trainers   

Adobe Captivate, Adobe Systems, Inc.    

 

Best Emerging Education Technology Solution for Administrators            

ClassLink Roster Server, ClassLink, Inc.   

 

Best Emerging Instructional Technology Solution            

CasebookConnect.com, Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory US   

 

Best Enterprise Application Integration Solution

ClassLink Roster Server, ClassLink, Inc.   

 

Best ESL, ELL or World Language Acquisition Solution

myOn, myON

 

Best Game-Based Curriculum Solution

ST Math: K-6, MIND Research Institute   

 

Best Higher Ed Educational App for a Mobile Device

The Blackboard app, Blackboard Inc.      

 

Best Higher Education Cloud-Based Solution      

ClassLink® OneClick®, ClassLink, Inc.       

 

Best Higher Education Enterprise Solution          

EvaluationKIT, EvaluationKIT

 

Best Higher Education Learning Content Solution

Student Success Center, Grand Canyon University            

 

Best Higher Education LMS or Learning Platform

uCertify LEARN, uCertify

 

Best Instructional Solution in Other Curriculum Areas    

uCertify COURSE with Pearson, uCertify/Pearson

 

Best K-12 Course or Learning Management Solution      

Canvas by Instructure, Instructure            

 

Best K-12 Enterprise Solution

ClassLink® OneClick®, ClassLink, Inc.

 

Best Learning Capacity-Building Solution

Mindprint, Mindprint Learning

 

Best Learning Capacity-Building Solution

Renaissance Accelerated Reader 360®, Renaissance Learning

 

Best Learning Relationship Management Solution          

uCertify LEARN with WGU, uCertify/WGU             

 

Best Mathematics Instructional Solution

DreamBox Learning Math, DreamBox Learning

 

Best PK-12 Education Cloud-Based Solution

StrongMind Digital Coursework, StrongMind       

 

Best PK-12 Educational App for a Mobile Device

IXL, IXL Learning

 

Best PreK / Early Childhood Learning Solution

MobyMax, MobyMax

 

Best Professional Learning Solution for Faculty & Administrative Staff

edWeb.net, edWeb.net

 

Best Reading/Writing/Literature Instructional Solution

Elementary School Language Arts Sequence, Grades 1-5, Pearson

 

Best Science Instructional Solution

Learning A-Z, Science A-Z

 

Best Social Sciences or Social Studies Instructional Solution

National Geographic U.S. History American Stories Beginnings to 1877, Cengage Learning              

 

Best Social-Emotional Development Solution    

x2VOL, intelliVOL             

 

Best Solution for Special Needs Students            

Raz-Plus, Learning A-Z   

 

Best Source for Reference or Education Resources

PBS LearningMedia, PBS

 

Best Student Assessment Solution

MAP Reading Fluency, NWEA

 

Best Virtual Learning Solution

MindTap Speech for Interconnections: Interpersonal Communication Foundations and Contexts, Cengage Learning        

 

Best Overall Education Solution

The Best Overall Education Solution was awarded to edWeb.net, which had the best scores from both rounds of judging of all of the products entered in the education categories.

 

Details about the winning products can be found at http://www.siia.net/codie/2018-Winners.

About the CODiE Awards
The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence.  For more information, visit siia.net/CODiE.

 

ETIN (the Education Technology Industry Network of SIIA) is the leading voice for 200+ companies that provide software applications, digital content, online learning services and related technologies across the PK-20 sector. ETIN drives growth and innovation within the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities, government relations and critical ed tech market information. For more information, visit siia.net/etin.

  


"I am impressed by the level of innovation and creativity demonstrated by the 2018 CODiE award winners. These products are opening doors for learners of all ages by developing and utilizing new technologies to respond to student and educator needs.” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.
"I am impressed by the level of innovation and creativity demonstrated by the 2018 CODiE award winners. These products are opening doors for learners of all ages by developing and utilizing new technologies to respond to student and educator needs.” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.