News & Media
From product innovations and awards to company growth and leadership recognition, explore our press releases for the latest and greatest n2y news and media.
Special Education Solution of the YearRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”PR Newswire n2y, provider of comprehensive, technology-powered solutions for students with unique learning challenges, today announced that its Unique Learning System has been selected as winner of the â€œSpecial Education Solution of the Yearâ€ award in the 5th annual EdTech Breakthrough Awards program conducted by EdTech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies and solutions in the global educational technology market.
Five Arrows Acquires Majority Stake in n2yRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y (the â€œCompanyâ€), provider of comprehensive, technology powered solutions for students with unique learning challenges, today announced it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Five Arrows, the alternative assets arm of Rothschild & Co. n2y is the inaugural deal for Five Arrows Long Term Fund (â€œFALTâ€) which has invested alongside Five Arrows Principal Investments (â€œFAPIâ€), together â€œFive Arrowsâ€. Five Arrows targets categoryâ€‘leading B2B data and software sectors across a focused set of endâ€‘markets including education and healthcare, with a long history of investing specifically in companies addressing the learning disabilities and special needs space in both Europe and North America. Five Arrows will become the majority shareholder and Providence Equity Partners will retain a minority equity stake in the Company. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
n2y Announces New Intervention Curriculum InspireRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”PR Newswire n2y, provider of comprehensive, technologyâ€‘powered solutions for students with unique learning challenges, today launches Inspire, a new academic intervention curriculum that guides struggling and atâ€‘risk students from teacherâ€‘led instruction to independent learning as they acquire the skills they need for success in school and life.
Polaris Recognized as Learning Analytics Solution of the YearRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, the nationâ€™s #1 solution for special education, today announced that PolarisÂ® has been named â€œLearning Analytics Solution of the Yearâ€ in the fourth annual EdTech Breakthrough Awards program conducted by EdTech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies and solutions in the global educational technology market. In 2021, n2yâ€™s Unique Learning SystemÂ® was EdTech Breakthroughâ€™s choice for â€œOverall EdTech Solution of the Year.â€
n2y wins CODiE for Company of the YearRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y has been named Company of the Year for 2022 as part of the annual SIIA CODiE Awards. The CODiE Awards recognize the companies producing the most innovative business technology products across the country, and around the world.
n2y Acquires Equals MathematicsRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, the leader in special education content development, announced today the acquisition of AbleNetâ€™s Equals Mathematics program with the corresponding manipulatives kit, a proven multisensory math instruction developed for students with disabilities. This acquisition allows n2y to further expand its impact on the lives of students and teachers in the special education classroom.
Unique Learning System Named Overall EdTech Solution of the YearRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wiren2y, the leader in special education, today announced Unique Learning SystemÂ® has been selected as the winner of the Overall EdTech Solution of the Year award in the third annual EdTech Breakthrough Awards program. EdTech Breakthrough is a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies and solutions in the global educational technology market.
n2y Revolutionizes IEP Process with New Solution: PolarisRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, a pioneer in the field of special education, is thrilled to share the muchâ€‘anticipated launch of Polarisâ„¢, a collaborative, timeâ€‘saving system that helps teams create truly personalized, dataâ€‘driven IEPs with task automation, timely prompts, stepâ€‘byâ€‘step support, and current performance data.
n2y Nominated for Five CODiE AwardsRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wiren2y, a leader in the special education field, today announced that L3Â SkillsÂ®, PositivityÂ®, SymbolStixÂ PRIMEÂ®, and UniqueÂ LearningÂ SystemÂ® were named 2021 SIIA CODiE Award finalists in the following EdTech categories: Best Gamification in Learning, Best Student Learning Capacityâ€‘Building Solution, Best Content Authoring Development or Curation Solution, and Best Solution for Students with Special Needs. n2y was also recognized in the Response to COVID sector for Best Customer Experience. Winners will be announced during the CODiE Award Winner announcement celebrations, JuneÂ 23,Â 2021.
n2y Releases New COVIDâ€‘19 Social-Emotional and Communication ResourcesRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, a leader in producing special education materials, today announced new COVIDâ€‘19 resources for educators to use to help alleviate the stress and anxiety students may be experiencing during school closures and the transition to summer. These PositivityÂ® resources include a social narrative that explores the practice of wearing a face mask and decision trees that help students communicate and respond to their physical and emotional states, such as feeling ill or sad.
n2y Wows Judges and Receives 2020 CODiE AwardsRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wiren2y, an innovator in the fields of special education and virtual learning, had the honor of receiving the 2020 CODiE Awards in the Best Solution for Exceptional Students category for its Total Solution, and Best Data Solution category for PositivityÂ®. n2y was also proud to be named a finalist in an additional four categories, which included Best Virtual Learning Solution, Best Learning Capacity-Building Solution, Best Cloud-Based Solution and Best ESL, ELL or World Language AcquisitionÂ Solution.
n2y Receives Adaptive Solution of the Year AwardRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire Ohio-based education technology company, n2y, was a standout at this yearâ€™s EdTech Breakthrough Awards. Competing with more than 1,500 nominations in over 70 categories, n2y received the 2019 EdTech Breakthrough Adaptive Learning Solution of the Year award for its innovative learning solution, Unique Learning SystemÂ®.
n2y Earns SIIA CODiE Award for Best Game-Based CurriculumRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, a leader in the field of special education, had the honor of accepting the 2019 SIIA CODiE Award for Best Game-Based Curriculum for its learning solution, L3 SkillsÂ®. In addition to the excitement of winning an award, n2y was recognized as a finalist in two other categories. Unique Learning SystemÂ® was named a finalist for Best Data Solution and Best Learning Capacity Solution, and PositivityÂ®, the new social-emotional learning program, was named a finalist for Best Learning Capacity Solution.
n2y Nominated for CODiE Awards in Multiple CategoriesRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, a leader in the field of special education, announced that Unique Learning SystemÂ®, L3 Skillsâ„¢ and PositivityÂ® were named 2019 SIIA CODiE Awards finalists in the Best Data Solution, Best Game-Based Curriculum Solution and Best Learning Capacity-Building Solution categories. Finalists represent applications, products and services from developers of educational software, digital content, online learning services and related technologies across the PreKâ€“20 sector.
n2y Earns Award For Best Technology SolutionRead More
Huron, OHâ€”Business WireSpecial education pioneer n2y received the Best Technology Solution award during OHTecâ€™s annual Best of Tech Awards for its new program, PositivityÂ®ï¸, the first integrated, proactive online classroom and behavior management solution.
n2y Accepts 2019 Leadership Summit AwardRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, a pioneer in the special education field, was awarded the 2019 Leadership Summit Award for exceptional portfolio companies from the global private equity firm, The Riverside Company. The Leadership Summit Award is granted to companies that show significant success in business and set an example and the standard for how success can be achieved. This award also gifted n2y a donation to the charity of its choice. n2y chose The Special Olympics.
n2y Introduces PositivityRead More
n2y Partners With NOAA to Create Symbol-Supported Weather Safety MaterialsRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y partnered with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and their Weather-Ready Nation program to create symbol-supported weather safety materials made specifically for individuals with disabilities, making it the first of its kind.
n2y Wins Two Best of Categories by OHTecRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire Ohio-based edtech company, n2y, won two categories at the OHTec 12th annual Best of Tech Awards. n2y, a pioneer in effective special education, was named the Best Use of Tech for Social Good and the Best Tech Team. These awards add to a stream of industry recognition that n2y has received over the past quarter, including EdTech Digest and a BESSIE that showcase the most effective and innovative technology offerings.
n2y and the American Autism Association Announce a New PartnershipRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business WireIn recognition of National Autism Awareness Month, n2y, a pioneer in the field of special education, is announcing a new partnership with the American Autism Association, a leading organization supporting the autism community. Drawing on its expertise in educating students with special needs, n2y is also featuring a number of free resources from other partnersâ€”National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, National Autism Association, KidSmatz and Saltilloâ€”all designed to increase safety for children with autism.
Ryan Fast Named Vice President SalesRead MoreHuron, Ohio Adding to its growing team of executive talent, n2yÂ® today announced that former Pearson VP of Sales, Ryan Fast, has joined its executive team as Vice President Sales. Mr. Fast brings a wealth of career experience to n2y, ensuring that its global sales operation will continue to exceed expectations.
Unique Learning System Wins Two BESSIE AwardsRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, a leader in producing special education materials, today announced that its acclaimed curriculum solution, Unique Learning SystemÂ® (ULS), recently won two Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIE) in two categories: Teacher Tools and Multi-Level Solution. The BESSIE Awards follow EdTech Digest naming ULS the Best Special Needs Solution and receiving an SIIA CODiE in the same category.
Unique Learning System Named Finalist by EdTech DigestRead More
Huron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire n2y, a leader in producing special education materials, today announced that its acclaimed curriculum solution, Unique Learning SystemÂ®, was recently named the Best Special Needs Solution by EdTech Digest. Adding to its acclaim, Unique Learning System was also honored as a finalist in the Best Lesson Planning Solution category. Now in its 8th year, EdTech Digestâ€™s US-based program is the largest and most competitive recognition program in all of education technology, recognizing the biggest names in edtechâ€”and those that soon will be.
Special Education Now Has Access to Age-Respectful Online Educational GamesRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”BUSINESS WIRE Continuing its commitment to provide all students with access to a rewarding education, n2y today announced the launch of L3 Skillsâ€”online games and activities that support lifelong learning for special learners with age-respectful and highly engaging content, in a safe and ad-free environment. Teachers and administrators know the potency of online independent skill practice as a way to capture student interest and engagement. Students with special needs have lacked the opportunity to learn this way, with activities developed specifically to support their unique needs and abilities. L3 Skills breaks new ground by putting lifelong learning to build confidence within reach of individuals of all ages.
Materials Help Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism Understand Hurricanes Harvey and IrmaRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”BUSINESS WIRE Storms and natural disasters are traumatic events. People who experience them often see, hear, feel and do things that they have never done before and can never forget. Both children and adults who have intellectual disabilities have additional challenges understanding events that seem to defy explanation in so many ways.
n2y Launches Professional Development Certification Program for EducatorsRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”BUSINESS WIREn2y, a leading producer of special education software, is rolling out a new online professional development program with certification and a learning management system that encompasses introductory training, advanced courses and lifelong learning.
n2y Recognized as a Finalist in Two Categories at the OHTec Best of Tech AwardsRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Business Wire
n2yÂ®, a leading developer of online special education materials, was a finalist in the categories of â€œTech Company of the Yearâ€ and â€œTech Team of the Yearâ€ at the 11th Annual OHTec Best of Tech Awards, held April 27, 2017. The Tech Team of the Year nomination was for the development and release of n2yâ€™s SymbolStix PRIMEÂ® product.
Job Growth Drives Expansion at Online Special Education Developer n2yâ€™s HeadquartersRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”BUSINESS WIRE n2y, a leading developer of online special education materials, is expanding the capacity of its headquarters in Huron, Ohio, and adding senior executives and staff in anticipation of continued growth.
Head of the ClassRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”Sandusky RegisterA worldwide renowned festival recently recognized a local company for its innovative strategies in helping students with special needs learn through various technological platforms.
n2y Has Been Selected to Participate in the SXSWedu 2017Read MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”BUSINESS WIREn2y, a leading developer of special needs education materials, has been selected to participate in the SXSWedu 2017 Playground Display in Austin, Texas.
n2y Releases New Features â€“ SymbolStix PRIMERead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”PRWEBn2y, a leading producer of online special education materials, has re-defined the conversation about symbols for language and learning. SymbolStix PRIMEâ„¢ introduces innovative features including the ability to modify skin tones of SymbolStix and read with highlighting while speaking activities. With more than 30,000 searchable symbols to find and use, subscribers create personalized communication and learning materials faster than ever.
Wostmann Named President of n2yRead MoreSandusky, Ohioâ€”Sandusky RegisterChristin Wostmann, of Huron, has been promoted to president of n2y, a Huron-based educational publishing company serving the special education community.
n2y Wins SIIA Education Technology CODiE Award for Best Solution for Special Needs StudentsRead MoreSan Francisco, Californiaâ€”PRWEB n2y, a leading producer of online special education materials, announced today that Unique Learning SystemÂ® curriculum won an SIIA CODiE Award for Best Solution for Special Needs Students.
n2y and WonderGrove: Two Innovators Setting the Standards â€“ AgainRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”PRWEBn2y, based in Huron Ohio and WonderGrove based in Los Angeles California, collaborate to create the first and only animated episodes with SymbolStix symbol supports in each frame. This unique collaboration was created specifically for students with learning challenges. The animated episodes feature messages of health, nutrition, fitness, safety, citizenship and functional life skills.
n2y Welcomes Allison Vice as their New Director of Product IntegrationRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”PRWEB n2y, Inc. is excited to welcome Allison Vice as their new Director of Product Integration. Alli has spent the last fourteen years working in Louisiana schools as an Assistive Technology Coordinator and Speech-Language Pathologist. She is passionate about the students and teachers and works diligently to promote the successful integration of augmentative communication and other assistive technology strategies into daily classroom activities. Allison serves as a consultant and presenter in the area of augmentative communication.
Jacquelyn Clark, Founder of n2y, Wins Regional 2010 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for Northeast OhioRead MoreHuron, Ohioâ€”PRWEB n2y, Inc., the publishers of online special education curriculum and materials, would like to congratulate Jacquie Clark, founder and CEO, for winning the 2010 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for Northeast Ohio in the health and education category. Jacquelyn was one of 29 finalists in attendance at the gala event held on June 23rd at Playhouse Square in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.