Solution Delivers Immediate Results to Assess and Address Student Needs
Atlanta, Georgia (April 1, 2014) Promethean, a leading provider of educational technology & training, announces that ActivEngage2 has been named the 2014 EdTech “Digest Award COOL TOOL winner for Best Mobile App for Middle and High School.”
The distinguished EdTech Digest Awards Recognition Program honors tools, trendsetters and leaders in the education and technology sector. The Cool Tool awards recognize new, emerging and established technology solutions for education.
“There is a lot of talent and quality out there, and we’re excited to recognize these cool tools, leaders and trendsetters in the education technology space,” said Victor Rivero, who oversees the program as Editor in Chief of EdTech Digest. “There are now thousands of startups, apps, and companies working in edtech, more than ever before. Shining a spotlight on the best and brightest, we intend to generate even more activity in this sector to continue pushing forward a slow revolution for the benefit of future generations.”
Gauging student progress while promoting engagement and participation throughout a lesson can be challenging, even when each student has a mobile device in hand. ActivEngage2, Promethean’s virtual assessment and student response solution, puts those devices to work, offering educators and students feedback and data that drive differentiated and personalized instruction.
“We are pleased to have ActivEngage2 recognized by EdTech Digest for allowing districts to leverage their existing technology and BYOD initiatives with native client apps,” said Jim Marshall, CEO of Promethean. “This award underscores the importance Promethean places on differentiated and personalized instruction along with our disciplined investment in education.”
About the EdTech Digest Awards Program
Recognizing cool tools, trendsetters and leaders in the education and technology sector, the mission of the annual awards program is to get workable technology solutions for education widely known about and well thought of with the purpose of reshaping the education culture and creating a new and better future for students. Over the years, the best products and brightest minds have been featured helping millions of students, teachers, parents, administrators and others in and around education. For more information, please visit http://edtechdigest.wordpress.com/2014/03/20/2014-finalists-winners
Promethean is a global education company that improves learning productivity by developing, integrating and implementing innovative 21st century learning environments that make everyone more engaged, empowered, and successful. The company is headquartered in Blackburn in Lancashire, England, with U.S. headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. For more information, please visit www.prometheanworld.com
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