The 2020 EdTech Awards also recognize Learning A-Z curriculum resources as Cool Tool Award finalists in six additional categories
Tucson, AZ—May 14, 2020—The 2020 EdTech Awards have selected Headsprout, Raz-Plus ELL Edition, and Science A-Z from Learning A-Z as Cool Tool Award winners. Learning A-Z’s literacy-focused PreK–6 learning solutions also earned finalist nods in six additional categories.
Headsprout, an adaptive online and mobile reading program for K–5 students, was chosen as the Cool Tool Award winner in the Adaptive Technology Solution category, and it was a finalist in the Mobile App Solution category. Raz-Plus ELL Edition, a collection of leveled books and resources for English language learners, won in the Language Learning Solution category. Science A-Z, a curriculum resource that provides multilevel books and science experiments for K–6 students, was the Science Solution category winner, and it was a finalist in the STEM Solution category.
Raz-Plus, a blended learning platform for K–5 reading, was recognized as a finalist in three categories: Language Arts Solution, Literacy/Reading Solution, and e-Learning, Blended, or Flipped Solution. In addition, Vocabulary A-Z, a digital solution for helping K–5 students build vocabulary and increase reading comprehension, was chosen as a finalist in the Literacy/Reading Solution and Parent/Student Solution categories.
“Whether teachers are in the classroom or working with students remotely, they need thoughtfully designed resources that provide them with the tools to offer effective, differentiated instruction to reach every learner. With Learning A-Z’s blended learning solutions, teachers have instant access to a library of reading, writing, science, and vocabulary resources that can be easily customized for individual, small-group, and whole-class instruction,” said Lisa O’Masta, president of Learning A-Z. “We thank the EdTech Awards for recognizing our solutions as being among the best and brightest in ed tech, and we give special thanks to all of the teachers and parents who are working diligently to support students in innovative ways during these unprecedented times.”
The EdTech Awards recognize people in and around education for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the U.S.-based program is the largest recognition program in all of education technology.
About Learning A-Z
Learning A-Z is a literacy-focused PreK-6 educational provider of technology-enabled learning solutions. Our products blend traditional teacher-led instruction with robust online resources to make teaching more effective and efficient, practice more accessible and personalized, assessment more strategic and automated, and learning more informed and proactive. Our suite of products includes: Raz-Plus, Reading A-Z, Raz-Kids, Headsprout, Science A-Z, Writing A-Z, and Vocabulary A-Z. Learning A-Z products are used by more than 8 million students in more than 170 countries. Learning A-Z is a business unit of Cambium Learning® Group, Inc.
About Cambium Learning Group, Inc.
Cambium Learning Group is an award-winning educational technology solutions leader dedicated to helping all students reach their potential through individualized and differentiated instruction. Using a research-based, personalized approach, Cambium Learning Group delivers SaaS resources and instructional products that engage students and support teachers in fun, positive, safe and scalable environments. These solutions are provided through Learning A-Z (online differentiated instruction for elementary school reading, writing and science), ExploreLearning (online interactive math and science simulations, a math fact fluency solution, and a K–2 science solution), Voyager Sopris Learning (blended solutions that accelerate struggling learners to achieve in literacy and math and professional development for teachers), and VKidz Learning (online comprehensive homeschool education and programs for literacy and science). We believe that every student has unlimited potential, that teachers matter, and that data, instruction, and practice are the keys to success in the classroom and beyond.
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Ryan Elmiger, Marketing Manager