NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the second year in a row, Schoology took home top honors as the Best K-12 Course or Learning Management Solution and the overall Best PK-12 Solution in the annual CODiE Awards, the education technology industry’s equivalent of the Oscars. The CODiEs, awarded by the Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA), recognize leading products in the business software, digital content and education technology industries. Click to Tweet.
Schoology is an innovative online platform that powers collaboration, communication and resource sharing in schools and colleges. Educators can build media-rich learning communities within Schoology where students can share, collaborate and learn together in class and beyond the classroom walls—even from a smartphone.
“We are honored to be chosen again by the educators and edtech industry leaders whose rigorous product evaluations determine the CODiE Award winners,” said Jeremy Friedman, CEO of Schoology. “There were many excellent products under consideration, and we welcome this recognition from the education software industry, educators and our peers.”
The CODiEs are considered to be the education technology industry’s premier awards, honoring the leading products in K-12 and higher education. “SIIA’s 2015 Education CODiE Award winners are some of the most innovative, high-impact education products out there,” said Karen Billings, vice president of the SIIA Education Technology Industry Network. “We congratulate all of this year’s CODiE Award winners, and thank them for the contributions they have made to the education industry.”
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.
New York City-based Schoology—used by nearly ten 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.