SIIA Announces 2019 CODiE™ Award Winners for Education Technology

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 11:16 am

WASHINGTON (June 12, 2019)— The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, yesterday announced the winners of the 2019 CODiE Awards in education technology. The winners were announced during an awards celebration at the Education Industry Conference & CODiE Awards in San Francisco, with 34 awards given for products and services deployed specifically for the education technology market. The program also was simulcast to a global web audience.

All of the nominated education technology products and services were first reviewed by educators and administrators, whose evaluations determined the finalists. SIIA members then voted on the finalist products, with the scores from both rounds tabulated to select the winners.

2019 Education Technology CODiE Award Winners

Best Administrative Solution  

Otus, Otus, LLC

Best Coding & Computational Thinking Solution

Coding Galaxy, Cherrypicks

Best Collaborative Community Solution for Educators

Let’s Talk!, K12 Insight

Best College & Career Readiness Solution

ALEKS PPL, McGraw-Hill Education

Best Content Authoring Development or Curation Solution

uCertify CREATE, uCertify

Best Corporate / Workforce Learning Management Solution

Adobe Captivate Prime, Adobe Inc.

Best Cross-Curricular Solution

Discovery Education STEM Connect, Discovery Education

Best Data Solution

EvaluationKIT, Watermark

Best Education Cloud-Based Solution

MobyMax, MobyMax

Best Educational App

Ooka Island, Scholastic Inc.

Best Emerging Education Technology Solution for Administrators

ScholarshipUniverse, CampusLogic

Best Emerging Instructional Technology Solution

BlueStreak Math, BlueStreak Education, Inc

Best ESL, ELL or World Language Acquisition Solution

Renaissance myON® Reader, Renaissance Learning

Best Formative Student Assessment Solution

Matific, Matific

Best Game-Based Curriculum Solution

L3 Skills, n2y

Best Higher Education Learning Management Solution (LMS)

uCertify LEARN, uCertify

Best Instructional Solution in Non-Core Areas

AchieveWORKS Intelligences, Human eSources

Best K-12 Learning Management Solution (LMS)

D2L Brightspace for Schools, D2L Inc.

Best Learning Capacity-Building Solution – Tie

MobyMax, MobyMax

Renaissance Accelerated Reader®, Renaissance Learning

Best Mathematics Instructional Solution for Grades 9-12 & Higher Education

ALEKS for Math, McGraw-Hill Education

Best Mathematics Instructional Solution for Grades PreK-8

ST Math, MIND Research Institute

Best PreK / Early Childhood Learning Solution

Wee Engineer, Museum of Science, Boston

Best Professional Learning Solution for Faculty & Administrative Staff,

Best Reading/Writing/Literature Instructional Solution for Grades 9-12 & Higher Education

Actively Learn, Achieve3000

Best Reading/Writing/Literature Instructional Solution for Grades PreK-8

Raz-Plus, Learning A-Z

Best Science/STEM Instructional Solution 

Gradescope, Turnitin

Best Social Sciences or Social Studies Instructional Solution

myWorld Interactive, Pearson K-12 Learning LLC

Best Solution for Exceptional Students

Inclusive ClassVR, Inclusive Technology Ltd

Best Source for Library, Reference or Education Resources, CDW-G and Big Deal Media

Best Summative Student Assessment Solution

ALEKS PPL, McGraw-Hill Education

Best Tool for Student Creation or Expression

littleBits Base Inventor Kit, littleBits Electronics Inc.

Best Virtual Learning Solution

uCertify LEARN, uCertify

Best Overall Education Solution

The Best Overall Education Solution was awarded to ST Math, MIND Research Institute, which had the best scores from both rounds of judging of all of the products entered in the education categories.

Lifetime Achievement Award in Education Technology

The Lifetime Achievement Award, which celebrates individuals who have made significant long-term contributions to the education industry – and are renowned for their reputation, leadership, vision, mentorship, career success and philanthropy, was presented to Kathy Hurley.

“The 2019 CODiE Award winners represent the best of a new class of innovative products that are disrupting education and adding new efficiencies for educators and administrators. These exciting new products are opening doors for learners of all ages by developing and utilizing new technologies to respond to student and educator needs,” said Jeff Joseph, SIIA President. “Congratulations to all our honorees!”

Details about the winning products can be found at


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

The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA is the leading voice for 200+ companies that provide software applications, digital content, online learning services and related technologies across the PK-20 sector. ETIN drives growth and innovation within the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities, government relations and critical ed tech market information. For more information, visit