The Only Education Industry Award Judged by School Superintendents Honors The Best in K-12 EdTech
NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Institute for Education Innovation (IEI), a national school superintendent think tank that serves as the bridge between district leaders and the K-12 industry to develop solutions to the greatest challenges in public education, is thrilled to announce the winners of its Second Annual Supes' Choice Awards.
Judged exclusively by school district superintendents from across the country, the Supes' Choice Awards recognize the trailblazers and visionaries in today's rapidly growing EdTech industry. Each winning product, solution, or software was evaluated based on a commitment to student outcomes, innovation and ingenuity, client support, interactivity, and engagement. Winners were revealed at the Supes' Choice Awards Gala in New York City on Thursday, December 8.
"We received well over 100 submissions this year from cutting-edge companies that are helping students succeed inside and outside the classroom," remarked Doug Roberts, founder and CEO, Institute for Education Innovation. "While every entry demonstrated the impact technology has on expanding learning opportunities, improving student engagement, and enhancing the work of educators, the 14 winners selected represent the best of the best in the EdTech movement."
The winners for each category in the Supes' Choice Awards include:
- K-12 Newcomer Award: Schoolytics
- Equity Champion: Hazel Health
- STEM/STEAM Instructional Solution: SmartLab
- Literacy Instructional Solution: NoRedInk
- Math Instructional Solution: Magma Math
- Critical Thinking Institutional Solution: thinkLaw
- College and Career Readiness Solution: Pathful, Inc.
- Virtual Instructional Experience: Pear Deck
- SEL Solution of the Year: RoboKind
- Keeping Kids Safe Award: Hazel Health
- Most Innovative PD Solution: National Certificate for STEM Teaching
- Communications and Family Engagement: Apptegy
- Learning Management System: Savvas
- Operations/Finance/HR Solution: Allouve
What makes the Supes' Choice Awards truly unique is the opportunity for EdTech companies to receive constructive insights and critiques directly from their target clients – school superintendents. After last year's inaugural awards, IEI received feedback from several finalists that they turned the judges' recommendations into action steps to strengthen their services and solutions to better address students' needs.
About the Institute for Education Innovation
Superintendents are defenders of our children's right to a high-quality public education and lead their teams toward effective, sustainable solutions to age-old problems. They must be at the center of discussions around when, where, and how innovation will affect teaching and learning. Many education solution providers, funders, researchers, and thought leaders are mission-driven: they do what they do to improve student outcomes. The Institute for Education Innovation bridges gaps between the individuals and organizations committed to seeing students succeed in school and life, creating a safe space for constructive problem-solving and innovative thinking. http://www.instituteforedinnovation.com.
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SOURCE Institute for Education Innovation