icurio Earns Prestigious Education Industry Recognition
Cincinnati, OH – April 8, 2013 – Knovation, the leader in advanced, personalized learning solutions, today announced that icurio, the digital curriculum content solution for personalized learning, was named a finalist for the 2013 SIIA Education CODiE Awards for Best Cross-Curricular Solution. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 27 years. The awards have over 75 categories and are organized by industry focus of Content, Education and Software.
This year’s program features 23 Education categories, several of which are new or updated to reflect the latest industry trends and business models. Winners will be announced during a special awards dinner at the nation’s leading education technology conference, the Ed Tech Industry Summit, in San Francisco on May 6.
Knovation’s icurio enables districts to bridge from fixed traditional content to flexible digital content that can be targeted to meet the unique needs of learners across the learning continuum. The only digital curriculum content solution that delivers a comprehensive collection of 330,000 digital learning resources aligned to state and Common Core standards, icurio provides teachers more time and flexibility to create engaging lessons that address individual student needs and gives students the content and tools they need to take charge of their own learning.
“We are honored to have icurio recognized by SIIA for its ability to support administrators and educators in removing barriers to learning. With icurio, we strive to provide the flexibility and tools to use digital content in teaching and learning in ways that are personally relevant and educationally appropriate for every student,” said Randy Wilhelm, CEO and co-founder of Knovation.
“We’re pleased with the innovative educational technology products that made it to this stage. All of this year’s finalists show great promise, and they should be proud of their finalist status,” said Karen Billings, vice president of the SIIA Education Division. “I look forward to seeing them all in May at the Ed Tech Industry Summit.”
Since 1999, Knovation has delivered on the promise to do something good for kids, every day, by helping districts meet the needs of diverse K-12 learners in blended digital learning environments.
Knovation makes it easy to find, manage, and use free digital content for learning by professionally evaluating, standards aligning and continuously maintaining a collection of over 360,000 digital resources covering all subjects and all grades. Knovation’s collection can be accessed through the company’s award-winning solutions (netTrekker and icurio) or through custom integration with several instructional or assessment platforms. For more information, please visit www.knovationlearning.com.