Three Edmentum Programs Named as Winners of the 2018 BESSIE Awards

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Three Edmentum Programs Named as Winners of the 2018 BESSIE Awards

Edmentum Courseware, Exact Path, and Study Island recognized in ComputED’s 24th Annual Awards

April 17, 2018 - Minneapolis

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Kevin Briody

Edmentum (, a global education leader and a pioneer in online teaching and learning solutions, has secured three winning placements for The ComputED Gazette’s 24th Annual Best Educational Software Awards—Edmentum’s programs Edmentum Courseware, Exact Path, and Study Island have all made the list. The BESSIE Awards target innovative and content-rich programs and websites that provide parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence.

Edmentum’s programs won in the following three categories:

  • Study Island - Multi-Level Math/Reading Test Preparation Website

Built from nationally accepted standards, Study Island is designed to help students practice, review, and master the coursework taught in the classroom.

  • Exact Path - Adaptive Assessment Curriculum Website

Edmentum's individualized learning solution is focused on understanding where students are academically and then taking that data a step further. An individualized learning solution, Exact Path, utilizes adaptive diagnostic assessments to offer targeted instruction

Edmentum Courseware offers educator’s best-in-class online curriculum for kindergarten through adult learners with over 400 engaging courses, which are customizable to meet the needs and pace of individual learners.

“These awards are a testament to Edmentum’s commitment to helping our educator partners lead students to success,” said Jason Scherschligt, vice president of strategy and experience at Edmentum. “At Edmentum, it’s our mission to enable access, equity, engagement, and positive learning outcomes for all students, and I’m proud of our teams for delivering products that fulfill that mission.”

About The ComputED Gazette

The ComputED Gazette is a valuable educational resource, having served the educational technology community for over 25 years. The Gazette has been proud sponsor of two national awards: The Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIES) in the spring, and the Education Software Review Awards (EDDIES) in the summer. For more information, visit

About Edmentum

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 solutions blend technology with individual teaching approaches. Edmentum is committed to being educators’ most trusted partner in creating successful student outcomes everywhere learning occurs. Built on 50 years of experience in education, Edmentum solutions currently support educators and students in more than 40,000 schools nationwide. For more information, visit