Cincinnati, Ohio (June 14, 2007)–netTrekker d.i., America´s #1 educational search engine specifically designed to support differentiated instruction, has been honored with two 2007 Distinguished Achievement Awards from the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP). Developed by Thinkronize, Inc., netTrekker d.i. earned top honors in the curriculum category "Specialized Language Instruction: Technology–Website" in both the Grades K-5 and 6-8 subcategories. This accolade marks the twenty-first and twenty-second industry award in five years that Thinkronize has won for enhancing the education of youth through the netTrekker product suite.
netTrekker d.i. provides teachers and students with fast and easy access to more than 180,000 educator-selected, standards-based online resources. The search engine goes a step further by assigning each prescreened resource a readability measure based on Lexile® ratings and eight other popular methods.
Thinkronize is a leading developer of safe, Web-based K-12 educational products. The company is dedicated to enhancing the education of today´s youth with highly-effective technologies that deliver the rich educational value of the Internet to every child in a safe, relevant, easy-to-use format. Its flagship product, netTrekker d.i., is used in over 17,000 schools nationwide, serving more than 9.3 million students in all 50 states.