Huron, Ohio—Business Wiren2y, a leader in the special education field, today announced that L3 Skills®, Positivity®, SymbolStix PRIME®, and Unique Learning System® were named 2021 SIIA CODiE Award finalists in the following EdTech categories: Best Gamification in Learning, Best Student Learning Capacity‑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, June 23, 2021.
Nominated for Best Gamification in Learning, L3 Skills® is a fun, accessible, age‑appropriate educational game program for unique learners that helps build confidence practicing academic and life skills in a safe, immersive environment. Nominated for Best Student Learning Capacity‑Building Solution, Positivity® is an online behavior solution that empowers classroom management, self‑regulation, and social‑emotional learning; automates data collection and reporting; and supports the intervention process. Nominated for Best Content Authoring Development or Curation Solution, SymbolStix PRIME® is an extensive multicultural symbol library that allows educators to create and collaborate on interactive visual communication tools and activities for individuals with communication challenges. Lastly, nominated for Best Solution for Students with Special Needs and Best Customer Experience in EdTech, Unique Learning System® is a cloud‑based, standards‑aligned solution developed and differentiated specifically to help unique learners master their state’s extended standards.
“It’s an honor to be considered for each and every nomination,” says Chrissy Wostmann, n2y CEO. “Everyone here at n2y has worked so hard to ensure our teachers, service providers, administrators, parents, and most importantly, students, receive top‑quality solutions to meet their educational needs. We look forward to seeing what the future holds!”
Acknowledged as the premier awards program for the software and information industries for over 35 years, the SIIA CODiE Awards are produced by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software, education, media, and digital content industries.
“This year, these leaders helped our nation respond to the historic pandemic, literally enabling the continuity of our education system and the very survival of businesses, large and small,” said Jeff Joseph, SIIA President. “Congratulations to this year’s finalists for demonstrating the vitality, resilience, and importance of business‑to‑business and education technology.”
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry’s only peer‑reviewed awards program. Finalists were selected by teams of expert judges and represent the most impactful initiatives from software, content, media, financial information, and educational technology companies. Their scores determine the SIIA CODiE Award finalists and account for 80% of the overall score. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products. The scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners. Details about the categories and each finalist are listed here.
n2y is changing the lives of special education administrators and teachers, therapists and paraprofessionals, and all the students they serve. Their award‑winning Total Solution is designed specifically to help unique learners master their state’s extended standards from any learning environment. Multiple research‑based, integrated solutions empower educators to teach and students to achieve. Differentiated, standards‑based academic content, enhanced by powerful assessment, data, and reporting tools, also supports the IEP process. For more information on this award‑winning solution, visit n2y.com and join them on Facebook and Twitter.
About the SIIA 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.
About Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA)
SIIA is the only professional organization connecting more than 700 data, financial information, education technology, specialized content and publishing, and health technology companies. Its diverse members manage the global financial markets, develop software that solves today’s challenges through technology, provide critical information that helps inform global businesses large and small, and innovate for better health care and personal wellness outcomes.