MobyMax Expansion of PreK/Early Childhood Learning Garners Widespread Praise
June 13, 2017 – MobyMax, innovator of award-winning personalized and blended learning curriculum for K-8 students, has been named a 2017 SIIA CODiE Award finalist in two prominent categories: Best Cloud-Based Solution and Best PreK/Early Childhood Learning Solution. The award nominations recognize MobyMax’s unique achievements in developing groundbreaking educational software, digital content, online learning services, and related technologies across the PreK-20 sector.
“It is gratifying to be commended for our success in helping teachers easily find and fix learning gaps in all K-8 subjects,” said MobyMax co-founder Glynn Willett. “Tens of thousands of teachers have told us how much they love the differentiation and individualization MobyMax makes possible for every student. This nomination acknowledges how critical it is for teachers to have this capability.”
MobyMax recently expanded its early elementary curriculum by adding seven new phonics and reading modules to an already comprehensive suite of tools. For early learning, MobyMax now includes for Phonics and Spelling Rules, Alphabet, Phonic Sounds, Phonics Blending, Phonics Spelling, Foundational Reading, Early Reading Trio, Sight Words, Early Math, Number Sense, Fact Fluency, Early Science, and Early Social Studies. These innovations are helping MobyMax achieve its ambitious mission to “enable children everywhere to learn twice as fast, any time, on any device.”Why MobyMax Was Nominated for Best Education Cloud-Based Solution
Judges in this category praised MobyMax’s cost-effectiveness as well as the many reporting options offered. They also acknowledged the product’s “customizability,” which gives teachers the ability to drill down to the specific questions an individual student misses. Judges found this individualization “hugely useful” for dealing with IEP/504 plans and tutoring, noting that “the student-motivation features…really work with kids.”
Why MobyMax Was Nominated for Best PreK/Early Childhood Learning Solution
In addition to being very easy to use for teachers, parents, and children alike, MobyMax’s PreK/Early Childhood curriculum was recognized as highly “engaging…organized, detailed and developmentally appropriate.” MobyMax’s early learning program also stood out for being “customizable to meet the needs of diverse students.” Judges found “the exciting contests and feedback from teachers and parents on their Facebook page are an added plus,” along with the valuable reports generated and ease of integrating the program in the classroom.
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier awards for the software and information industries. They have been recognizing product excellence for over 30 years.
“I am impressed by the level of innovation and creativity demonstrated by the 2017 CODiE award finalists,” said Bridget Foster, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN), a division of SIIA. “These products are opening doors for learners of all ages by combining new technologies with research about how people learn in order to respond to student and educator needs.”
About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards
The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence. Winners of the 2017 awards will be announced during a CODiE Award Winner Ceremony in San Francisco on July 26 at the Education Impact Symposium, hosted by the Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN), a division of SIIA.
For more information, visit siia.net/CODiE.
MobyMax, the nation’s leader in personalized learning curriculum for grades K-8, unlocks the power of personalized and blended learning to help students learn twice as fast. The company offers the only complete and comprehensive K-8 curriculum for 28 subjects, including math, reading, phonics, language, vocabulary, spelling, writing, science, social studies, and state test prep.
MobyMax finds and fixes learning gaps to help students increase one full grade level in just 40 hours. MobyMax’s comprehensive solution includes diagnostic testing, assessments, progress monitoring, IEPs, student response system, whiteboard activities, and student motivation prizes, badges, and games. For the 2015-2016 school year, MobyMax was in active use in 73% of public elementary schools, middle schools, and junior high schools in the United States. Teachers have trusted MobyMax with more than 22 million students.
MobyMax envisions a new reality in which every child in every school in every country learns as fast as if they had the best teacher in the world sitting beside them. MobyMax’s mission is to create a global, research-powered curriculum that enables every child everywhere to learn twice as fast.
For more information, visit http://www.mobymax.com.
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