SIIA Announces 2019 CODiE™ Award Winners for Education Technology

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SIIA Contact: Nevena Jovanovic, (202) 789-4461,

SIIA Announces 2019 CODiE™ Award Winners for Education Technology

Winners announced in education industry innovation and excellence

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 12, 2019) – The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, yesterday announced the winners of the 2019 CODiE Awards in education technology. The winners were announced during an awards celebration at the Education Industry Conference & CODiE Awards in San Francisco, with 34 awards given for products and services deployed specifically for the education technology market. The program also was simulcast to a global web audience.

All of the nominated education technology products and services were first reviewed by educators and administrators, whose evaluations determined the finalists. SIIA members then voted on the finalist products, with the scores from both rounds tabulated to select the winners.

2019 Education Technology CODiE Award Winners
Best Administrative Solution      
Otus, Otus, LLC 

Best Coding & Computational Thinking Solution
Coding Galaxy, Cherrypicks

Best Collaborative Community Solution for Educators   
Let's Talk!, K12 Insight   

Best College & Career Readiness Solution
ALEKS PPL, McGraw-Hill Education          

Best Content Authoring Development or Curation Solution        
uCertify CREATE, uCertify            

Best Corporate / Workforce Learning Management Solution
Adobe Captivate Prime, Adobe Inc.         

Best Cross-Curricular Solution
Discovery Education STEM Connect, Discovery Education

Best Data Solution
EvaluationKIT, Watermark

Best Education Cloud-Based Solution
MobyMax, MobyMax

Best Educational App
Ooka Island, Scholastic Inc.

Best Emerging Education Technology Solution for Administrators            
ScholarshipUniverse, CampusLogic          

Best Emerging Instructional Technology Solution
BlueStreak Math, BlueStreak Education, Inc        

Best ESL, ELL or World Language Acquisition Solution
Renaissance myON® Reader, Renaissance Learning          

Best Formative Student Assessment Solution
Matific, Matific

Best Game-Based Curriculum Solution
L3 Skills, n2y

Best Higher Education Learning Management Solution (LMS)    
uCertify LEARN, uCertify

Best Instructional Solution in Non-Core Areas   
AchieveWORKS Intelligences, Human eSources

Best K-12 Learning Management Solution (LMS)
D2L Brightspace for Schools, D2L Inc.

Best Learning Capacity-Building Solution - Tie
MobyMax, MobyMax

Renaissance Accelerated Reader®, Renaissance Learning

Best Mathematics Instructional Solution for Grades 9-12 & Higher Education    
ALEKS for Math, McGraw-Hill Education

Best Mathematics Instructional Solution for Grades PreK-8        
ST Math, MIND Research Institute

Best PreK / Early Childhood Learning Solution   
Wee Engineer, Museum of Science, Boston         

Best Professional Learning Solution for Faculty & Administrative Staff,

Best Reading/Writing/Literature Instructional Solution for Grades 9-12 & Higher Education
Actively Learn, Achieve3000

Best Reading/Writing/Literature Instructional Solution for Grades PreK-8            
Raz-Plus, Learning A-Z   

Best Science/STEM Instructional Solution            
Gradescope, Turnitin

Best Social Sciences or Social Studies Instructional Solution
myWorld Interactive, Pearson K-12 Learning LLC

Best Solution for Exceptional Students 
Inclusive ClassVR, Inclusive Technology Ltd        

Best Source for Library, Reference or Education Resources, CDW-G and Big Deal Media 

Best Summative Student Assessment Solution  
ALEKS PPL, McGraw-Hill Education

Best Tool for Student Creation or Expression     
littleBits Base Inventor Kit, littleBits Electronics Inc.         

Best Virtual Learning Solution   
uCertify LEARN, uCertify

Best Overall Education Solution
The Best Overall Education Solution was awarded to ST Math, MIND Research Institute, which had the best scores from both rounds of judging of all of the products entered in the education categories.

Lifetime Achievement Award in Education Technology
The Lifetime Achievement Award, which celebrates individuals who have made significant long-term contributions to the education industry - and are renowned for their reputation, leadership, vision, mentorship, career success and philanthropy, was presented to Kathy Hurley.

"The 2019 CODiE Award winners represent the best of a new class of innovative products that are disrupting education and adding new efficiencies for educators and administrators. These exciting new products are opening doors for learners of all ages by developing and utilizing new technologies to respond to student and educator needs,” said Jeff Joseph, SIIA President. “Congratulations to all our honorees!

Details about the winning products can be found at

About the CODiE Awards
The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence.  For more information, visit

The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA is the leading voice for 200+ companies that provide software applications, digital content, online learning services and related technologies across the PK-20 sector. ETIN drives growth and innovation within the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities, government relations and critical ed tech market information. For more information, visit