Little Falls, Minn. (May 7, 2013) — Atomic Learning earned more honors than any other finalist at the 2013 CODiE Awards presented by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) on Monday, May 6, during SIIA’s annual Ed Tech Industry Summit. Atomic Learning’s Tech Skills Training Plus won two of the night’s biggest awards, Best Postsecondary Solution and Best Education Solution, as well as Best Postsecondary Learning Solution in its entry category.
Atomic Learning offers training on more than 250 education-specific software applications and devices to simplify campus technology integration, training and support.
“SIIA’s 2013 CODiE Award winners show that innovation and growth is alive in many areas of the educational technology industry,” said Karen Billings, vice president for the education division at SIIA. “Among these 28 visionary winners, you’ll find many of the most exciting ed tech products and services out there.”
Overall, 28 winners were recognized for their products and services deployed specifically for the education technology market. SIIA is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. The organization provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to leading companies that are setting the pace for the digital age.
All of the education technology nominated products and services were reviewed by a group of tech-savvy educators from across the nation, whose evaluations determined 82 finalists. SIIA members then reviewed the finalists and voted to select 28 CODiE Award winners.
“We are extremely excited to be selected for these distinguished awards,” said Lisa Barnett, CEO of Atomic Learning. “We appreciate the efforts of the SIIA and are honored to accept these accolades.”
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 27 years. The awards include more than 75 categories organized by industry focus of Content, Education and Software.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education, and intellectual property protection to more than 700 leading software and information companies. The SIIA Education Division serves and represents more than 200 member companies that provide software, digital content, and other technologies that address educational needs. The Division shapes and supports the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities, and critical market information. For more information, visit www.siia.net/education.
About Atomic Learning
Founded in 2000 by a group of educators, Atomic Learning serves over 16 million individuals in more than 45 countries worldwide. Atomic Learning partners with schools and districts with solutions that empower educators to effectively utilize technology to positively impact student achievement. As your ed tech training partner, Atomic Learning helps teachers develop college and career-ready students with 21st century skills-based training. Visit us today at www.AtomicLearning.com.
• Kathy Sell, Director of Marketing, Atomic Learning, firstname.lastname@example.org
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