Top Education Organization Recognizes Sokikom’s Online Social Learning Games in K-5 Mathematics Curriculum Category
CHANDLER, Ariz. (May 3, 2011) — Sokikom’s award-winning math games for students in grades 1-6 have earned the innovative education technology company a place on the list of finalists for the Association of Educational Publishers’ (AEP) annual awards. The AEP Awards honor high-quality resources for teaching and learning, and their seal of excellence is widely recognized by educators, administrators and parents as a mark of outstanding educational value.
“Everyone at Sokikom is incredibly proud to see our math games recognized by the Association of Educational Publishers,” said Snehal Patel, founder and CEO of Sokikom. “Only truly exceptional products earn finalist honors in this competition, and so it is an honor to know that this prestigious organization thinks Sokikom games are among the best of the best.”
Sokikom’s math games are finalists for the Distinguished Achievement Awards (DAA) in the category of K-5 Mathematics Curriculum. The DAAs are judged according to category, subject area and grade level, and entries are evaluated on traits such as efficacy, usability and overall educational value. The winners of the 2011 AEP DAAs will be announced at the AEP Awards Banquet & Gala, June 8 at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, D.C.
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Founded in 2008, Chandler, Ariz.-based Sokikom is an award-winning developer of math social learning games designed to motivate elementary school students in grades 1-6. Rooted in the nationally recognized standards of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Curriculum Focal Points for Grades PreK-8 and the new Common Core State Standards for Mathematics, Sokikom is focused on five core tenets: provide social learning where kids help kids learn math; adapt to individual students’ needs and learning styles; encourage positive and safe competitive game-play that leads to measurable improvements; and connect school and home to allow for continuous web-based learning.
About the AEP Awards
For more than four decades, the AEP Awards have honored outstanding resources for teaching and learning in all media and for any educational setting. Award winners meet the highest standards for quality, professional content for education and represent the most innovative learning solutions currently on the market.
One of the largest and longest running programs of its kind, the AEP Awards and its seal of excellence are widely recognized by educators, administrators and parents as a mark of outstanding educational value. Find out more at www.AEPweb.org/awards.