"We’ve already served nearly 2 million interactions to students through the tool with each one having the potential to change a student’s outcomes. Students are at the core of our work and people are noticing.” - Mike Soldan, COO of Shmoop
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (PRWEB) July 07, 2022
Shmoop Heartbeat, a research-backed tool that identifies how non-academic factors of a student’s life deeply impact their ability to perform academically, was recognized at ISTE Live 2022 as winners of "Best in Show" Tech & Learning Awards.
“Heartbeat continues to be recognized by leading sources because it works. We’re extremely proud to have built a tool that is not only innovative but helps students and educators every single day. We’ve already served nearly 2 million interactions to students through the tool with each one having the potential to change a student’s outcomes. Students are at the core of our work and people are noticing.” said Shmoop’s COO, Mike Soldan.
Tech & Learning's Best of Show Awards at ISTELive 22 celebrate the products, and businesses behind each one, who are transforming education in schools around the world. Tech & Learning’s panel of judges awarded the products and solutions to exhibitors at ISTELive 22 Live who show the greatest promise to the industry, according to the U.S.'s most tech-savvy and knowledgeable educators.
“It was great to be back in person at ISTELive22 and see so many examples of innovation on the exhibit hall floor,” says Christine Weiser, content director for Tech & Learning. “Our judges chose the following winners as examples of excellence in terms of value, quality, ease of use, and versatility. Congratulations to our winners!”
Since its release in early 2021, Heartbeat by Shmoop has received the formidable Learner Variability Certification from Digital Promise, an EdTech Award from EdTech Digest in the “Cool Tool” category, and a coveted W3 Award. Shmoop was also recognized by Learnosity as a “trailblazer in the social and emotional learning (SEL) space,” selected as a finalist for the ASU GSV Cup Competition, and most recently was able to share more about Heartbeat’s™ creation at ASU GSV 2021.
Shmoop provides schools with online courses, test readiness, and intervention solutions focused on personalized learning and college and career readiness, all designed for students and used by teachers for both in-person and remote learning. Shmoop’s research-based classroom technology, Heartbeat™, focuses on a student’s emotional health, cognitive position, and background to improve their ability to achieve academically (http://www.shmoop.com).