The long-standing and prestigious awards program from Tech & Learning magazine recognizes innovative education technology products and Lightspeed Systems is proud to be a multi-year winner.
Bakersfield, CA (PRWEB) November 14, 2012
Lightspeed Systems was recently honored as the recipient of two Awards of Excellence, as chosen by a panel of more than thirty educators. The long-standing and prestigious awards program from Tech & Learning magazine recognizes innovative education technology products and Lightspeed Systems is proud to be a multi-year winner.
My Big Campus, the collaborative Learning Management System (LMS) created by Lightspeed Systems, received the Best Upgraded Products award. Part learning management system, part social network, and part content management system, My Big Campus is the only solution built specifically for education that safely brings together all the tools students and educators need and makes them easy to access and easy to share. With My Big Campus, teachers can engage students with fun, interactive, and standards-focused content—both inside the classroom and outside the school walls. Some of the newest features that earned My Big Campus the award are the Bundle Exchange where teachers can share lessons; EduTalk where educators can connect and communicate; and updated Schoolwork, with quizzes, assessments, assignments and more.
Chosen as the Best New Product, the Rocket Web Filter from Lightspeed Systems provides schools with a comprehensive filtering and reporting solution on a scalable, high-speed appliance. Customizable for a variety of networks, the Rocket Web Filter comes pre-loaded with the desired software—making installation fast and easy and providing IT staff with a single point of management. The Rocket Web Filter gives schools the best filtering solution for their mobile devices and desktop computers, on the best high-speed appliance.
Both Lightspeed Systems and Tech & Learning realize that using the right technology solution is more important than ever. Schools have limited resources and need tools that make innovative learning programs easy, safe, and effective. With My Big Campus and the Web Filter, Lightspeed Systems provides these tools for schools and is committed to working with together to accomplish amazing things in the classroom.
“Everything we do at Lightspeed Systems is with IT staff, educators, and students in mind,” shares President Brian Thomas. “Our company’s solutions help schools transform learning by creating safe, mobile, and collaborative learning environments. We are once again honored to be recognized by the Tech & Learning community.”
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For more information on the Rocket Web Filter, visit http://www.lightspeedsystems.com/products/Collaborative-Filter.aspx
About Lightspeed Systems
To us, education isn't an industry; it's a passion. Our solutions make it safe, secure, and easy for IT staff to give users access to resources that make learning engaging, collaborative—and real.
Since 1999, Lightspeed Systems has been partnering with, listening to, and supporting IT staff in schools—making their day-to-day tasks manageable and their educational goals reachable. Today our solutions are used in more than 3,000 school districts for more than 10 million students. Our products have won numerous awards and our company has been recognized on the Inc. 5,000 list as one of the fastest-growing private companies for the last five years. But more than what we've done, we're interested in what we can do, together: transform education. For more information, call 661-716-7600, or visit http://www.lightspeedsystems.com.