REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Course Hero, an online learning platform that empowers millions of students and educators to succeed, today announced its Android app won the 2017 Education Appy Award from MediaPost. Honoring creativity and excellence in app design, the Appy Awards are chosen by a panel of industry experts after a thorough evaluation and app review. The Education category recognizes the best app created to inform or educate about a given subject or service.
"Seamless access to educational resources is essential for students navigating increasingly busy lives and heavy course loads," said Andrew Grauer, founder and CEO of Course Hero. "Course Hero's mobile apps expand access to learning resources so today's hyper-connected students can conveniently access them from the one tool they use every day: their smartphone."
Course Hero's Android and iPhone apps give students tools and resources to study on the go and help master their classes. They offer school- and course-specific study resources, expert tutors on-demand, customizable flashcards and course advice, ensuring that the content is the most applicable to the users' individual situation and questions. Students can even sync documents and flashcards via mobile device and desktop to access them offline.
MediaPost created the Appy Awards to acknowledge extraordinary mobile, social or web-based applications. Celebrating its 20th Anniversary, MediaPost Communications (http://www.mediapost.com/) has been and is at the forefront of the ever-changing digital marketplace. It is the largest and most influential media, marketing and advertising site providing news, blogs, and directories to help its community of more than 150,000 members better plan and buy both traditional and online advertising.
The Course Hero app is available to help students get answers and better understand their coursework, 24/7. Download Course Hero for Android or iPhone or sign up for Course Hero online at www.coursehero.com.
About Course Hero | Master Your ClassesTM
Course Hero is an online learning platform that empowers millions of students and educators to succeed. Fueled by a passionate community of over 17 million students and educators who share their course-specific knowledge and educational resources, Course Hero offers the biggest and best library of study documents, expert tutors, customizable flashcards, and course advice. Download the Course Hero app for iPhone or Android. Connect with Course Hero on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.
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