MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As award-winning education technology leader and tutoring company PREPWORKS (www.myprepworks.com) begins its tenth academic year, the company has received three prestigious EDDIE Awards for best online learning programs in SAT, ACT and Algebra End of Course (EOC) programs. The 19th Annual Education Software Review Awards target innovative and content-rich programs (including apps for iPad and Android) and websites that augment the classroom curriculum and improve teacher productivity, providing parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. Winners are selected from titles submitted by publishers worldwide. The ComputED Gazette, the leading educational resource that has served the online community for more than 20 years, awards the EDDIES.
PREPWORKS has received these renowned awards for two consecutive years. The company also has received three Best Educational Software (BESSIE) Awards and one previous EDDIE Award, all with a focus on College Readiness and core high school subject areas.
“We believe that technology is the great equalizer in education for the 21st century, and we are honored to have our peers worldwide recognize the impact that our highly intelligent software and custom-made content is having on the lives of so many students,” said Tracy LaFlamme Ortega, PREPWORKS Chief Executive Officer. “This underscores our commitment to disrupt the way students learn and achieve on standardized assessments.” Initially designed as a solution to help the outliers, from the most struggling test-takers to the highest achieving students, today PREPWORKS makes the difference between graduating from high school, earning scholarships, and gaining acceptance into the most selective colleges and universities across the country.
PREPWORKS has expanded its e-learning platform globally, having reached agreements recently with partners in China and the Middle East. Today, students in 26 states and 18 countries use the company’s online platform.
PREPWORKS Award-Winning Intelligent Software
Often referred to as a super-tool for teachers, PREPWORKS’ e-learning program provides an adaptive technology, appealing user interface, dynamic content that can be used to complement classroom instruction as a blended instruction tool or as a fully-virtually program.
In math alone, PREPWORKS offers 281 trillion learning paths. PREPWORKS is a unique combination of content, software, and reporting that together help to ensure student’s maximum performance on standardized tests.
Streamed to any internet-ready device, including laptops, iPads, tablets, and interactive whiteboards, PREPWORKS programs are engaging and animated. Students using PREPWORKS complete online skill assessments, allowing its proprietary Learning Positioning System® (LPS) to evaluate each student's starting point, providing prescriptive Individual Learning Paths, while gathering thousands of data points as students learn, and re-calculates the student's course along the way. Inspired by a GPS navigation system, PREPWORKS LPS technology guides learners to success in real time with customized questions, step-by-step solutions, animated videos, as well as innovative graphics that keeps students engaged and committed to the program.
“Administrators and teachers at hundreds of schools across the United States and around the world benefit from PREPWORKS platform and appreciate the reporting software that provides real time customized reports to help track student achievement,” said PREPWORKS Chief Technology Officer, Michael Penney.
Founded in 2005, PREPWORKS, an educational technology and tutoring company, offers a combination of innovative software, courseware, and reporting capabilities specifically designed to promote student achievement in secondary school and today's high-stakes standardized assessments. The company serves students from across the country and the globe, working at district and state levels, as well as with many independent schools and non-profit organizations.