PORTLAND, Ore., & LANGENTHAL, Switzerland–May 3, 2007–Vision®6, GenevaLogic?s industry-leading classroom management software, is a winner in the 2007 Best Educational Software (BESSIE) Awards from ComputEd Learning Center. Vision6, the newest version of the company?s easy-to-use classroom management software, was honored as the best classroom management software in the ?Teacher Tools? category.
This is the thirteenth year that ComputED Learning Center, San Diego?s leading computer education resource, has presented the BESSIE awards, recognizing innovative and content-rich programs and Web sites that provide parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. Winners are selected from titles submitted by software publishers from around the world.
?2007 has already been a remarkable year for our classroom management software, and it is only May,? said Kirk Greiner, chief executive officer, GenevaLogic. ?We have seen outstanding growth in the adoption of our products and are continuing to work closely with educators to ensure that they have access to the most innovative tools for effectively using technology to improve student learning. We are proud to see Vision6 recognized by ComputED with other distinguished educational software products.?
Currently used in more than 50,000 classrooms around the world, Vision empowers teachers and trainers to guide and supervise student computer activity from the instructor?s computer screen. Teachers use Vision to enhance learning, supervise student progress, monitor or prevent Web browsing, share computer screens and remotely control student computers. Enhanced by innovative plug-ins, such as App-Control? for remotely launching applications, sharing documents and managing application access on student computers, and Surf?Lock2?for managing student Web browsing, Vision provides teachers with easy-to-use and effective tools for integrating technology into instruction.
To learn more about ComputED and the 2007 BESSIE Awards, visit www.computedgazette.com
GenevaLogic (www.GenevaLogic.com) has one passion: enabling educators to manage, control and optimize the use of technology to support teaching and learning. Founded in 1996, with headquarters in Langenthal, Switzerland, and Portland, Ore., the privately held company is an international leader in active teaching systems whose Vision classroom management software is used in more than 50,000 classrooms worldwide. The company?s education software solutions–Vision, App-Control, Surf-Lock, Pointer, Plan-It, Protect-On, Print-Limit and Print-Limit Pro–allow schools, universities and training centers to get more learning value from their technology investments. For more information, visit www.GenevaLogic.com