It is an honor to be named a CODiE finalist alongside other leading-edge companies that are helping to make an important impact in the field of K12 public education.
New York (PRWEB) April 19, 2011
Schoolnet, the leading provider of data-driven education for K12 school districts, has been named a finalist for the 2011 CODiE Awards for the 7th year in a row.
Established by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIAA), the CODiE Awards are among the most prestigious in the software industry, showcasing exemplary software and digital content products and services across a wide variety of categories.
Schoolnet earned finalist status in three categories:
Best K-12 Instructional Solution – Schoolnet Instructional Management Suite (IMS)
Best Instructional Solution for Special Needs Students – Schoolnet Respond
Best Mobile Education Solution – Schoolnet iPhone Mobile Application
“We are delighted that our commitment to providing the highest quality technology solutions for our nation’s students and educators has been recognized,” stated Luyen Chou, Chief Product Officer for Schoolnet. “It is an honor to be named a CODiE finalist alongside other leading-edge companies that are helping to make an important impact in the field of K12 public education.”
Schoolnet has a long standing reputation for excellence in product development. With these nominations, Schoolnet products have now been selected as finalists for CODiE Awards seventeen times.
“For more than 25 years, the CODiE Awards have shown a spotlight on the companies and products that are revolutionizing software, education technology and digital content,” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA. “What sets this program apart from all others is that the winners are selected by those who really know their stuff – whether they're tech executives, industry analysts, or journalists. SIIA recruits leading software, digital content and education people to put each nominated product through an intensive review process. Schoolnet and all companies that survive the process and become a finalist can say unequivocally that they are producing one of the finest, most innovative products on the market.”
For a list of finalists, visit http://www.siia.net/codies/2011/finalists.asp
Award winners will be announced at the Ed Tech Industry Summit, May 23, 2011.
About the CODiE™ Awards
The CODiE™ Awards, originally called the Excellence in Software Awards, were established in 1986 by the Software Publishers Association (SPA), now the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), so that pioneers of the then-nascent software industry could evaluate and honor each other's work. Since then, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose - to showcase the software and information industry's finest products and services and to honor excellence in corporate achievement.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to 500 leading software and information companies. For further information, visit http://www.siia.net.
About Schoolnet, Inc.
Schoolnet is the leading provider of data-driven education software that increases student achievement, teacher quality and operational efficiency. The award-winning Schoolnet Suite of data-driven education software is the only unified solution to align student assessment, curriculum and instruction; guide collaborative, data-informed discussion; and enable targeted instruction for every student.
Our solutions are used successfully by many of the nation’s largest school districts including Chicago Public Schools and the School District of Philadelphia as well as the states of Idaho and Kentucky. Schoolnet is recognized by Inc. Magazine’s Top 500 List, Deloitte’s Fast 50 as one of the fastest growing private companies, and is the recipient of several CODiE Awards
For more information, please visit http://www.schoolnet.com.