Intelitek CoderZ Named a ‘Cool Tool’ Finalist in 2019 EdTech Digest Awards
Intelitek today announced that its CoderZ online coding program was chosen as a finalist in the 2019 EdTech Digest Cool Tool Awards. CoderZ was a finalist in the best coding, computer science or engineering solution category.
For nearly a decade, the distinguished national awards program has sought to highlight and celebrate the innovators, leaders and trendsetters in the education technology industry. The Cool Tool awards are presented to the best new, emerging and established technology solutions for education. This year’s program featured over 50 different subcategories of Cool Tools in addition to the best coding, computer science or engineering solutions.
CoderZ is a powerful, easy to use online platform designed to teach students in grades 6-12 valuable STEM skills such as coding, robotics and physical computing that will help their careers and prepare them for college. CoderZ has a fun interface that utilizes an online code editor that caters to both beginners and experts, offering a simple, Scratch-like language called Blockly for new coders or allowing more advanced students to start working directly with Java code. The program is currently being used around the globe in a series of Cyber Robotics Coding Competitions(CRCC) with the intention of putting the world of coding and robotics in the hands of all students.
“CoderZ continues to get rave reviews having garnered the ISTE Best in Show award and the Tech Edvocate honors in 2018 along with being named a finalist in the Bett 2019 and an honorable mention in the Tech & LearningAward of Excellence programs for 2019,” said Ido Yerushalmi, CEO of Intelitek.“It’s so gratifying to have this panel of distinguished judges recognize the vision, hard work and passion that our organization has put into building this remarkable coding and robotics program — we are truly honored to be a finalist as one of the best coding solutions in this year’s EdTech Digest awards program.”
The full list of this year’s award finalists can be found at http://www.edtechdigest.com.
Intelitek has been transforming education and bringing robotics into classrooms across the globe through comprehensive technology learning solutions for more than 30 years. The Company’s innovative tools and technologies empower instructors and inspire students to improve the world around them. Intelitek’s sustainable support and professional development ensure the continued success of educational programs. By helping deliver the competencies needed for in-demand careers, Intelitek is producing results for students, teachers, nations, and economies. For more information go to www.intelitek.com
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