NEW YORK, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Schoology, the leader in learning management systems (LMS) for education, was named the Best Higher Education Enterprise Solution at the 2017 SIIA CODiE Awards. CODiE Award recipients are the companies producing the most innovative Education technology products across the country and around the world.
"We are honored to win our first CODiE in Higher Education," said Jeremy Friedman, CEO of Schoology. "This win validates our vision to create an LMS that spans both K-12 and Higher Education. This award shows how far our solution has come, being recognized as a leader in Higher Education. We have made many strategic investments to be competitive and have seen it payoff with a significant increase in the number of colleges and universities that have joined Schoology in 2017. This award is just another example of how that investment has paid off."
Schoology has won a CODiE award every year since 2013, for a total of nine wins in five years. In 2016, Schoology was named Best Overall Education Solution.
"SIIA's 2017 Education Technology CODiE Award winners were an amazing group this year, and demonstrated how these technologies are making an impact for students, faculty and administration," said Bridget Foster, senior vice president and managing director of the Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA. "Each honoree deserves accolades and we are pleased to add our congratulations to all of this year's CODiE Award winners."
The announcement was made by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, during the annual Education Impact Symposium in San Francisco. 35 awards were given for products and services deployed specifically for education and learning professionals.
An SIIA CODiE Award win is a prestigious honor as each award winner was reviewed by educators and administrators, whose evaluations determined the finalists. SIIA members then reviewed the finalists and their votes were combined with the scores from the industry experts to select this year's CODiE Awards winners.
About the 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. For more information, visit siia.net/CODiE.
Schoology is putting collaboration at the heart of the learning experience with an easy-to-use learning management system (LMS) that connects the people, content and systems that fuel education. Millions of students, faculty and administrators from over 60,000 K-12 schools and higher education institutions worldwide use Schoology to advance what is possible in education. Find us at www.schoology.com, follow us on Twitter, or join us on Facebook.
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