NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Schoology has again been recognized by the Software Information and Industry Association (SIIA) in the 2015 CODiE Awards as a finalist in both Best K-12 Course or Learning Management Solution and Best Postsecondary Learning Management Solution categories. Schoology won the premier overall CODiE award in 2014 as the Best Education Solution for K-12 and higher ed, an award given to the most highly-scored technology of the 28 education product categories. Click to tweet.
Schoology enhances an institution’s ability to power collaboration, communication and resource sharing. Educators can build media-rich learning communities within Schoology where students share, collaborate and learn together in class and beyond the classroom walls—even from a smartphone.
“We are honored to again be selected by educators and education technology leaders as finalist in both LMS categories of the 2015 CODiEs,” said Jeremy Friedman, CEO of Schoology. “We welcome the recognition from the education software industry and our peers as we work to develop a platform that students and educators love to use.”
The CODiE is considered to be the industry’s premier award distinguishing the leading products in K-12 and higher education. “This year’s finalists are breaking ground with new business models and innovative products. We are pleased to recognize the best in educational technology with these 157 products,” said Karen Billings, vice president of the SIIA Education Technology Industry Network. “I look forward to honoring them all in May at the Education Industry Summit.”
In addition to industry recognition, Schoology has been selected by thousands of institutions worldwide as their learning management system of choice, including the country of Uruguay’s Plan Ceibal, Colorado State University—Global Campus and most recently, the State of Delaware.
SIIA members are invited to cast their ballots now for Schoology and other CODiE award finalists. Voting extends through Friday, April 10.
New York City-based Schoology—used by 8.5 million users in over 60,000 K-12 schools and universities around the world—combines dynamic learning management, an easy-to-use collaborative interface and next-generation API integration into one innovative solution. Schoology transforms learning into a media-rich interactive experience where students, teachers, parents and administrators work together to raise student achievement worldwide. Available as a free stand-alone product and as a fee-based integrated enterprise-class solution deployed in schools or across districts, Schoology is user-centric and scalable for any blended learning environment. More information at schoology.com or @schoology.
SIIA is the leading association representing the software and digital content industries. SIIA represents approximately 800 member companies worldwide that develop software and digital information content. The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA serves and represents more than 200 member companies that provide educational software applications, digital content, online learning services and related technologies across the K-20 sector. The Division shapes and supports the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities and critical market information. For more information on ETIN of SIIA, visit siia.net/etin.