Edmentum Named 2024 SIIA CODiE Award Finalist in Four Categories

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Edmentum Named 2024 SIIA CODiE Award Finalist in Four Categories 

Edmentum Exact Path, Courseware, EdOption Academy and CEO Jamie Candee recognized by peers as market leaders

Bloomington, MN (April 2, 2024) – Edmentum, the premier provider of K-12 learning acceleration solutions, announces that Edmentum Exact Path, Courseware, and EdOptions Academy along with CEO Jamie Candee are named 2024 SIIA CODiE Award Finalists. The CODiE Awards represent the best products, services and people across the Education and Business Technology Industries.

The SIIA CODiE Awards, the long-running, premier awards program for the software and information industries are produced by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software, education, media and digital content industries.  Edmentum solutions were selected as finalists across dozens of Business Technology and Education Technology categories, among hundreds of nominations. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry's only peer-recognized awards program, with finalists determined by industry experts.

“It’s always an honor to see your hard work recognized by your peers,” said Todd Mahler, Chief Product Officer for Edmentum. “To see so many of Edmentum’s solutions make the list as CODiE Award finalists is validation for the incredible people I have the privilege of working with at Edmentum, that the work they are doing is viewed as among the best at having an impact on both student and teacher outcomes.”

Exact Path is a finalist in the Science of Reading/Foundational Skills Solution category. It provides diagnostic-driven learning paths and powerful teaching tools to scale interventions K–12 in math, reading, and language arts which empower educators to reach all students through personalized instruction. ESSA tier 2 studies confirm learning in Exact Path increases interim exam scores by up to 15 percentile points after 8+ skills are completed, and significantly raises achievement on NWEA MAP Growth and Renaissance Star assessments.

Courseware is a finalist in the Best College and Career Readiness Solution. Courseware offers digital curricula for grade 6 through adult learners that helps students reach graduation goals and beyond through flexible, personalized first-time credit, credit recovery, and expanded course access. This includes an innovative new approach to career-connected learning through a new career and technical education (CTE) catalog which introduces career exploration starting in middle school and provides coherent course sequences in the most nationally in-demand career pathways.

EdOptions Academy is a finalist for Best Virtual Learning Solution. EdOptions Academy is Edmentum’s virtual, human-centered instruction solution that combines best-in-class K–12 learning technology with state-certified teachers to provide sustainable, in-district programs that grant every student a front-row seat to learning.

Jamie Candee, CMO of Edmentum, is a finalist for Most Influential Thought Leader in Ed Tech. Jamie serves Edmentum as President, CEO and Board Director, and has been recognized across the EdTech industry through numerous awards and distinctions including the POW! (Power of Women) Award from ASU+GSV, Entrepreneur of the Year Heartland Award by Ernst & Young, an EdTech Digest’s Top 100 Influencer, and as a participant in the Pahara Fellowship, a highly selective cohort program for exceptional leaders in education and equity.

“This is a remarkable group of educators and leaders to be named alongside of, and I am genuinely honored to be considered a finalist,” said Jamie Candee, CEO of Edmentum. “Taken together with Edmentum solutions being named as finalists, it’s truly a reflection of the tireless efforts of every Edmentor who is out there working to make a positive difference in the lives of students.”

CODiE Award winners will be announced during the Virtual Celebrations May 21, 2024 at 1pm EST.

About Edmentum

Edmentum believes that every student deserves the opportunity to thrive everywhere learning occurs - whether they seek to catch up, stay on track, or chart their own path. When you pair Edmentum’s comprehensive, research-backed learning acceleration solutions with empowered and supported educators, you can change the direction of students’ lives. We partner with K-12 educators in all 50 states and 100+ countries worldwide to design, implement, and sustain the programs that deliver on this shared promise of learning acceleration for every student.

About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards

The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to celebrate the vision, talent, and advances in building quality products in the Tech Industry. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for Leading Innovation and Achieving Excellence. For more information, visit

About Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA)

SIIA is the only professional organization connecting more than 700 data, financial information, education technology, specialized content and publishing, and connects learners and educators. Our diverse members manage the global financial markets, develop software that solves today’s challenges through technology, provide critical information that helps inform global businesses large and small, and innovate for better communication across the information ecosystem.


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Edmentum Media Contact
Jennifer Wishna