San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014
BrightBytes announced today that it has been named as an honoree for the Best Web Education Platform in the 18th Annual Webby Awards. Considered the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. The IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of web industry experts, including media mogul Arianna Huffington, Skype CEO Tony Bates, Mozilla CEO and Chair Mitchell Baker, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom, mobile-phone inventor Martin Cooper, and creator of the Jif Steve Wilhite.
The majority of U.S. states have selected Clarity to effect change within schools and drive the learning of millions of students. Clarity’s sophisticated data analysis processes integrate educational models and frameworks with industry research, and align these to factors within learning environments. The results are simple, personalized action plans that improve student outcomes.
“This recognition is a huge testament to the creativity, innovation and excellence that the BrightBytes team brings to life every day,” says Rob Mancabelli, CEO and co-founder of BrightBytes.
"Honorees like BrightBytes are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet," said David-Michel Davies, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. "It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 12,000 entries we received this year."
BrightBytes online data analytics platform gathers ideas from the best experts in the world and creates evidence-based frameworks that are combined with data from your school or region, giving you the tools to understand and quickly improve student learning. Our solutions are specifically designed to address the unique needs of educational leaders globally. Our flagship platform, Clarity, makes data simple, fun and actionable. More information about BrightBytes can be found at http://www.BrightBytes.net.
About the Webby Awards:
Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, Interactive Advertising & Media, Online Film & Video, Mobile & Apps, and Social. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and over 60 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: Microsoft, Dell, Vitamin T, MailChimp, Engine Yard, Funny or Die, AdAge, Percolate, Mashable, Business Insider, Internet Week New York and Guardian News and Media.