With this year’s program we are shining a spotlight on the best and brightest tools, leaders, and trendsetters pushing forward today’s education revolution.
Boise, ID (PRWEB) March 24, 2015
Silverback Learning Solutions (http://www.silverbacklearning.com), an educator-founded technology company and developer of Mileposts, a results-driven longitudinal learning platform installed in schools K-12 nationwide, today announced that it has won the Cool Tool Award for Best District Data Solution from EdTech Digest.
The EdTech Digest Awards Program annually recognizes outstanding education technology solutions reshaping the education culture and contributing to a new and better future for students. The program recognizes the best products and brightest minds in 50 award categories, which are evaluated by K-12 education industry influencers and veterans.
"We are honored to be recognized by the industry experts at EdTech Digest who understand that successful integration of data-driven technology into the classroom is vital to improving student achievement and paving the way for sound educational instruction in the 21st century. Mileposts is a powerful longitudinal learning platform for today’s educators and combined with Gooru, a free search engine for learning, we provide teachers with the ability to organize student data into relevant, actionable information that can immediately be paired with personalized learning resources to drive sustainable student achievement, ” said Dr. Jim Lewis, CEO of Silverback Learning Solutions. "We were so pleased to be in such an elite group of finalists for this award."
A distinguished panel of industry influencers and veterans conducted this year's evaluation proceedings. "There is a lot of talent and quality out there, and we're excited to recognize these cool tools, leaders and trendsetters in the education technology space," said Victor Rivero, who oversees the program as Editor in Chief of EdTech Digest. "With this year’s program we are shining a spotlight on the best and brightest tools, leaders, and trendsetters pushing forward today’s education revolution."
About Silverback Learning Solutions
Silverback Learning Solutions is a company founded by educators with a mission to help fellow educators accelerate achievement in all students. Silverback’s flagship product, Mileposts, helps users create and connect individualized learning plans and interventions to all of the instructional and assessment resources already available in schools, and to the millions of Open Educational Resources available on the web.
Visit us at http://www.silverbacklearning.com
About the EdTech Digest Awards Program
Recognizing cool tools, trendsetters and leaders in the education and technology sector, the mission of the annual awards program is to get workable technology solutions for education widely known about and well thought of with the purpose of reshaping the education culture and creating a new and better future for students. Over the years, the best products and brightest minds have been featured helping millions of students, teachers, parents, administrators and others in and around education.
About EdTech Digest
EdTech Digest is a leading source of cool tools, in-depth interviews and notable trends in the education and technology space. Featuring movers and shakers in and around education dedicated to making a difference for our future generations, read it online at http://www.edtechdigest.com.