LIVERMORE, Calif., May 28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – uCertify, headquartered at Livermore, Calif. – a leader in interactive and hands-on career and vocational education and tutorials – today announced that uCertifier was named finalist of the SIIA CODiE 2021 Prize in the following categories:
- Best virtual learning solution
- Best interdisciplinary tool
- Best summative assessment solution
- Best educational platform for adult learning
- Best education platform for PK-20
- Best Advanced Technology / Engineering (STEM) Educational Solution
- Best college and career preparation solution
- Best elective curriculum solution
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- Best virtual lab
- Best content creation development or curation solution
The CODiE Award finalists represent applications, products and services from developers of educational software, digital content, e-learning services and related technologies in the pre-K-20 industry.
“Being a finalist in 10 categories out of 42 categories is very meaningful to us, especially for a year ravaged by the pandemic,” said Prashant Gupta, COO uCertify. “This was the year we dedicated ourselves to supporting over 350 schools in their transition to online and distance education, successfully overcoming our own challenges with the pandemic and yet – we broke new ground.”
Recognized as the premier awards program for the software and information industries for over 35 years, the SIIA CODiE Trophies are produced by the Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA), the leading trade association for the software, education, media, financial information and digital content industries. UCertify products have been honored as one of the finalists in 10 of 42 educational technology categories.
“The CODiE Awards recognize Ed Tech’s most exciting and transformative products,” said Jeff Joseph, President of SIIA. “This year, these leaders have helped our country respond to the historic pandemic, enabling learners, educators, administrators and parents to stay connected to each other and to essential educational resources through a range of services and platforms. -innovative shapes. Congratulations to this year’s finalists for demonstrating the vitality, resilience and importance of this important industry. “
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the only awards program recognized by industry peers. Educators and administrators act as judges and conduct the first round of examining all applicants for education. Their scores determine the finalists for the SIIA CODiE award and represent 80% of the overall score. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products and the scores from both rounds are compiled to select the winners.
uCertify is a highly interactive, cloud-based, device-compatible teaching and learning management platform for skills-based, anywhere, anytime online learning. The uCertify platform is equally effective for independent, instructor-led or blended learning.
uCertify was founded on the belief that we “learn by doing” and that interactivity is the key to effective learning using virtual environments where students learn by doing. These environments encourage exploration and experimentation in a safe environment, which translates into better learning.
With over 400 titles and partnerships with major publishers, uCertify offers both depth and breadth in its course offerings. uCertify provides this solution in a hassle-free, cloud-based hosted environment with a powerful and scalable infrastructure and 24/7 support.