NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., April 18, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2016 Timmy Awards, which recognize the best places for technology professionals to work, have named Curriculum Associates winner of the Best Technology Work Culture for Large Companies award. Finalists in this category include Agero, Athenahealth, Carbon Black and Datto. The Timmy Awards honor companies and individuals across local communities that have worked hard to create excellent workplaces for technology professionals.
The Timmy Awards are an annual awards series hosted by Tech in Motion, a national events organization for tech enthusiasts created by Jobspring Partners & Workbridge Associates. The Timmy Awards recognize companies and individuals that strive to create the best places for technology professionals to work across 11 communities. The Timmys are presented in three categories: Best Technology Work Culture, Best Technology Manager and Best Tech Startup.
"We are really excited to announce Curriculum Associates as Boston's Best Technology Work Culture for Large Companies," said Timmy Awards organizer and Division Manager, Kyle Sluzar of Workbridge Associates. "With so many innovative companies based in our community, the competition was intense. We look forward to continuing to honor the best employers for technology talent in Boston for many years to come."
Curriculum Associates is an education technology company leading the adoption of print and digital curriculum for more than three million K-12 students across the country and has tripled in size from 2012 to 2015. Offering one of the industry's only integrated learning solutions for both diagnostic assessment and instruction, Curriculum Associates' tools and content are research-based and classroom-proven. The company enables teachers and school districts to assess smarter, saving valuable classroom time, reducing over-testing and focusing on high-quality instruction that increases student achievement. Purpose-built from the ground up for the new college and career-ready standards, Curriculum Associates' best-in-class offerings have the proven rigor required to prepare students for success.
"Our technology team promotes technical creativity and constantly encourages technical learning. This freedom has enabled our team to create the best adaptive learning materials for students nationwide," said Rob Waldron, CEO at Curriculum Associates. "This award is testament to their hard work and dedication to making Curriculum Associates a world-class technology organization that is helping make classrooms better places for learners and teachers."
About Curriculum Associates
Founded in 1969, privately owned Curriculum Associates, LLC designs research-based print and online instructional materials, screens and assessments, and data management tools. The company's products and outstanding customer service provide teachers and administrators with the resources necessary for teaching diverse student populations and fostering learning for all students.
About Tech in Motion
Tech in Motion is an international events series that brings local tech community professionals together to connect, learn, and innovate. What started as a collaborative project between IT recruiting firms Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates in 2011, grew into an organization of over 64,000 members across 11 chapters in North America including Boston, Dallas, New York, Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, LA, Orange County and Toronto. Please visit www.techinmotionevents.com for more information about our notable speakers, sponsors and events.
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