Edmentum, a global education leader and pioneer in online teaching and learning solutions, is proud to announce that Exact Path and Study Island have both been honored as winners of Tech & Learning magazine’s 2019 Awards of Excellence.Through the Awards of Excellence, Tech & Learning recognizes products that are unique and have significant positive impact on the way educators work and students learn.
“For 40 years, Tech & Learning has reported on how edtech products are improving teaching and learning,” said Tech & Learning Group Publisher Christine Weiser. “In keeping with this mission, our 2019 Awards of Excellence contest focused on stand-out products that are both unique in the K–12 market, as well as those that are helping schools solve specific problems.”
This year’s winners were selected by a panel of leading edtech innovators in four different categories. Exact Path was named a winner for “Best use of a product in a district” and Study Island for “Best use of a product in a classroom.”
“Our Edmentum Product and Content teams work hard to listen to educators and students and put their needs first in all of our programs,” explained Edmentum Chief Product Officer Cheryl Dodge. “It is exciting and gratifying to see those efforts being recognized through the Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence.”
Exact Path promotes academic growth for K–12 students in math, reading, and language arts by closing discrete skill gaps and propelling learning forward in a personalized environment. With a research base that meets ESSA requirements for “Promising Evidence,” Exact Path uses adaptive diagnostic assessments to pinpoint each student’s instructional level, strengths, and needs and then automatically provides students with an individualized playlist of curriculum to ensure academic growth.
Study Island delivers K–12 math, ELA, science, and social studies assessments and practice built from state standards. Backed by both third-party and in-house efficacy research, educators can use Study Island as a flexible formative assessment tool to promote student mastery and retention on grade-level standards and beyond.
Edmentum, Inc. is committed to making it easier for educators to individualize learning for every student through simple technology, high-quality content, and actionable data. Founded in innovation, Edmentum’s powerful learning programs blend technology with individual teaching approaches. Edmentum is committed to being educators' most trusted partner in creating successful student outcomes everywhere learning occurs. Edmentum solutions currently support educators and students in more than 40,000 schools nationwide. For more information, visit edmentum.com.
About Tech & Learning
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