Edmentum Honored at the 2023 Tech Edvocate Awards

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Edmentum Honored at the 2023 Tech Edvocate Awards

President & CEO Jamie Candee Recognized as Best Global EdTech Leader

September 6, 2023 – Minneapolis

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Kristin Lamas


Bloomington, MN (September 6, 2023) — Edmentum, a global education leader in K-12 learning technology solutions, recently won two awards at the 7th annual Tech Edvocate Awards. The awards committee recognized Jamie Candee, Edmentum President & CEO, as Best Global EdTech Leader, while Apex Tutorials took the top spot as the Best Tutoring/Test Prep App or Tool. 

The company also earned finalist honors in four categories: Best Global EdTech Company, Best Literacy App or Tool (Exact Path), and Best Math App or Tool (Exact Path and Courseware).

“It is an honor for Edmentum to be recognized for contributions in so many categories by the 2023 Tech Edvocate Awards,” said Jamie Candee, President & CEO, Edmentum. “As a company, we are incredibly proud of the positive impact we get to make every day on millions of students and educators worldwide. Our mission is built around placing them all first in every decision we make, and this award is a powerful validation of all that work for everyone at Edmentum.”

The Tech Edvocate Awards honor the best learning technology has to offer, spotlighting the year’s outstanding companies, people, and products that are transforming education through development and advocacy. Award recipients are selected by a panel comprised of edtech thought leaders, teachers, administrators, and parents.

“I am extremely proud that Edmentum has been recognized as a finalist and winner across four product categories, representing three of our products in the 2023 Tech Edvocate Awards,” said Todd Mahler, Chief Product Officer at Edmentum. “Innovation is at the core of our product development philosophy. This recognition honors our dedication to delivering state-of-the-art products and services that are high-quality, effective, and serve the unique needs of educators worldwide.”

Jamie Candee leads Edmentum’s strategic vision and long-term growth as President, CEO, and Board Director. Since re-joining Edmentum in 2017, Jamie has continuously focused on putting educators at the forefront of Edmentum programs and services, all of which are designed to identify and support unique learning styles while improving student outcomes.

Apex Tutorials provide individualized remediation and instruction to move students in grades 6-12 to grade-level proficiency.

Exact Path promotes academic growth for K–12 students in math, reading, and language arts through adaptive diagnostic assessments paired with individualized learning paths designed to meet unique learner needs.

Courseware empowers 6–12 grade students via best-in-class online curricula, offering more than 400 courses for first-time credit, credit recovery, and college and career readiness.

About The Edvocate

The Edvocate was created to argue for shifts in education policy and organization to enhance the quality of education and the opportunities for learning afforded to P-20 students in America. For more information, visit theedadvocate.org. 

About Edmentum

Edmentum is the leading provider of K-12 digital curriculum, assessments, and services to more than 43,000 schools, 420,000 educators, and 5.2 million students in all 50 states and 100+ countries worldwide. Building on its 60-year history of impact, Edmentum creates innovative, proven learning technology, partnering with educators to ignite student potential. For more information, visit edmentum.com.