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  • AirWatch Secure Content Locker

    AirWatch Secure Content Locker protects sensitive content in a corporate container and secures distribution and mobile access so that teachers can access the latest information across all mobile devices. Judges said that “classrooms would benefit from this product,” particularly by enabling teachers t...

  • Atomic Mobilize Online Mobile Learning PD Solution

    Atomic Learning Atomic Learning’s Online Mobile Learning PD solution offers online professional development resources and planning tools for using mobile devices in the classroom. One judge liked the content as well as the different classroom management strategies available. Another judge said that school d...

  • MyLearningPlan ELEVATE

    MyLearning Plan Inc. MyLearningPlan ELEVATE is an online, video-based evaluator training and certification system. Judges across the board found it easy to navigate and use the system. One judge stated that the ability to view video, take notes, align with rubrics, and collaborate between administrators makes it ...

  • Bonjour Gateway

    Aerohive With Bonjour Gateway, administrators can manage and control Apple service availability (such as AirPrint, AirPlay, and file sharing) across an entire enterprise network, either within their existing HiveOS network operating system or by attaching a single Aerohive device to the network. Judges called it ...

  • Discovery Education Social Studies Techbook

    Discovery Education The Social Studies Techbook connects social studies to historical resources and encourages students to develop evidence-supported arguments. Judges li...

  • Teaching Channel Teams (Tch Teams)

    Teaching Channel Teaching Channel Teams, or Tch Teams, is a collaboration platform for schools and school districts that offers a library of videos on instructional strategies. Judges found it easy to use, and one pointed out that it mirrors other video sharing and viewing sites. Another judge cited the guiding q...

  • Teachscape Effectiveness Platform

    Teachscape The Teachscape Effectiveness Platform offers a single login for the company’s leading resources—Focus, Reflect, Learn, and Advance. One judge said the platform “addresses teacher evaluations and growth” from a data management aspect and provides a useful training tool. Another j...

  • Reboot Restore Rx

    Horizon DataSys Corporation The Reboot Restore Rx freeware makes it easy to maintain PCs school-wide because the computers are automatically restored to the desired baseline settings. Judges found it a great solution for schools with limited IT staff since teachers could easily run the software themselves. One ju...

  • DynEd International, Inc.

    DynEd DynEd Kids is a course that uses insights from neuroscience to build a strong language base for students, in both conversational and academic English. Judges appreciated that the software uses brain principles to build knowledge, and they said it would “fit the bill for schools with a keen focus and a...

  • iLit

    Pearson iLit offers online literacy lessons that are split into six segments: Time to Read, Vocabulary, Read Aloud Think Aloud, Classroom Conversation, Whole Group Instruction, and Work Time. Judges found it an excellent addition to the literacy instruction classroom, citing it as “easy to use” and &#...

  • iReadWrite

    Texthelp Inc. The iReadWrite iPad App for struggling readers and writers includes helpful features like text-to- speech, word prediction, and phonetic spell checker. One judge said that students of all ages would find it easy to use. Judges liked the text-to-speech function, with one judge adding that it could se...

  • KID PIX 3D

    Software MacKiev   Kid Pix 3D is a drawing, painting, and presentation program that emphasizes communication and creativity skills through the use of video narration, ...

  • Zeos

    Pearson Zeos prepares students for high-stakes assessments through a practice environment. Judges enjoyed the Teacher portal, which allows teachers to check in on their students. One judge pointed out that the external links to videos, such as those provided by Khan Academy, “encouraged students to expand o...

  • 23” class LG Zero Client V-Series PCoIP monitor model# 23CAV42K-BL

    LG Electronics The LG23CAV42K 23” zero-client monitor uses PCoIP technology with VMware, designed to support large classrooms or offices, and features USB authorization for enhanced security. Judges agreed that it would be a great solution for schools using VMware. One judge added that the “high quali...

  • Mitsubishi WD390U-EST Cloud Projector

    Mitsubishi Electric Visual Solutions America, Inc. The WD390U-EST Extreme Short Throw Projector has a thin client built in that can access a LAN or the Internet when content is stored in the cloud. When a presenter logs in, the projector becomes an active display and the presentation is controlled with a Bluetoot...

  • MyCreate

    iCreate to Educate With the MyCreate app and the built-in camera on mobile devices, students capture a series of photos and create a stop-motion animation, which can be uploaded and shared on social networks. The crisp pictures and smooth video quality won praises from our panel of judges. One judge viewed it as ...

  • NP-UM330Xi-WK1

    NEC Display Solutions The UM330Xi-WK1 interactive projector bundle includes a 3300-lumen, UM330X, ultra-short throw projector, a NP02Wi interactive eBeam module and stylus pen, and a NP04WK1 wall mount kit for an effective classroom solution. Judges liked that it could be used with existing whiteboards and found it easy to ...

  • PresenceLearning Online Occupational Therapy

    PresenceLearning Through its online platform, PresenceLearning delivers online occupational therapy using a combination of a licensed therapist via Web-based videoconferencing and a paraprofessional who is available for on-site learning. A judge pointed out that this solution “fills a huge need for schools&...

  • teachWELD Welding Simulation

    Realityworks Each teachWELD Welding Simulator unit includes a welding station, GMAW gun, helmet, gloves, three coupon styles, and welding simulation software to teach students welding techniques in a safe environment where they can learn from their mistakes. Judges thought it was great for vocational education, e...

  • StoryMaker

    Super Duper Publications With the Super Duper StoryMaker app, students can create picture and photo stories, as well as make photo albums, special occasion cards, and more, while practicing skills like following directions and interacting with others. Judges loved that they could use personal photos to tell a sto...

  • The Americans iBooks Textbook

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt The Americans is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s new American history curriculum that supports the CCSS with document-based instruction, streaming video, and interactive features. Judges rated it as a “comprehensive digital textbook” that could “easily replace less-us...

  • TI-Nspire Apps for iPad

    Texas Instruments The TI-Nspire App for iPad delivers the functionality of its graphing calculators in an all-in-one app that provides comprehensive computational and analytic tools. Judges said it would be great for both high school and college, and they found it engaging to use. An added bonus, one judge noted,...

  • Acer C710-2847 Chromebook

    Acer Inc. The Acer C710-2847 Chromebook is an affordable yet powerful machine with a 320GB hard drive, a full selection of ports, and a keyboard that blends traditional and Chrome layouts. Judges praised the “wired network and external monitor ability.” They also preferred the additional keyboard capa...

  • Acer Iconia W700P-6821

    Acer Inc. Acer’s Iconia W700 offers a hybrid desktop/tablet or modular small PC solution. It can be used alone as a normal Windows 8 tablet, or it can be connected to its docking station and Bluetooth keyboard as a touchscreen PC. Judges raved over the “high-quality sound” and they liked the scr...

  • Capture HD High-Definition Capture Recorder

    Crestron The Crestron HD High-Definition Capture Recorder offers a cost-effective solution for capturing lectures, presentations, and training sessions in 1080p definition, used on its own or as part of a CaptureLiveHD system. One judge suggested that it could be used to set up high-quality online courses in a qu...

  • MimioProjector

    Mimio The Mimio Projector is built around a 1280x800 DLP chip, offers high brightness of 2800 lumens, and can be integrated with Mimio’s IR camera. Judges raved over the “great picture quality” and liked the ability to use two pens simultaneously for real-time collaboration. They also appreciate...

  • eBeam Edge Wireless with Battery Pack

    Luidia Inc. The eBeam Edge Wireless is now available with an Edge Battery Pack that provides up to a week’s worth of typical use and can transform any surface into an interactive learning space, no matter where the computer is placed. Judges found it easy to navigate through the on-screen wheel interface. T...

  • GALAXY Note 10.1

    Samsung Electronics America, Inc. The Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet is powered by a 2.3Ghz quad-core processor with 3GB memory, features high-speed LTE connectivity, and includes an 8-megapixel camera with auto focus, LED flash, and enhanced battery life. Judges found it easy to navigate and reported that it responded ...

  • Motorola AP 6562 Outdoor Dual Radio 802.11 a/b/ g/n MESH Wireless Access Point

    Motorola Solutions The AP 6562 Outdoor Dual Radio 802.11 a/b/g/n MESH Wireless Access Point supports bandwidth-heavy wireless applications and a large number of wireless devices, even when used outdoors. Judges said it would be great for schools with outdoor classrooms or peripheral buildings. Though it’s d...

  • AceReader Elite

    AceReader An enhanced version of AceReader Pro, AceReader Elite offers over 800 tests, drills, and games to assess and improve students’ reading skills. Judges have recommended it to schools before, and they say that the new features are beneficial. One judge pointed out that using “technology to impr...

  • ACUITY

    CTB/McGraw -Hill CTB/McGraw-Hill’s Acuity assessment solution is designed to support both interim and formative assessment programs with instructional resources, reporting, and customization. Judges liked the use of graphics and rubrics and its coverage of the Common Core standards. One judge cited the data...

  • Achieve3000

    Achieve3000 Achieve3000 offers a variety of differentiated instruction solutions from literacy to science for elementary school to adult learners. Judges said it was “perfect for differentiated instruction in any classroom,” thanks to its wide variety of topics, pre-developed questions, and activities...

  • LanSchool 7.7

    Stoneware, Inc. The LanSchool classroom management solution now offers classroom management over the cloud, distance teaching over the Internet, and expanded iOS capabilities, among other features. Judges called it a “quality product that would be very effective in a classroom with devices.” One judge...

  • myON Reader

    Capstone Digital myON reader personalizes reading for students by recommending books based on their interests and reading levels. One judge said “the potential is limitless,” and loved the access across all mobile devices. The judge added that the tool “could easily be adopted as a response to i...

  • Net Support School

    Net Support Inc. Net Support School is a classroom training software solution that lets teachers instruct and monitor students, as well as interact with students individually or in a group. Judges raved over the mobile and Chromebook support in the latest upgrade. They found it to be a great classroom management ...

  • observe4success

    observe4success observe4success is a Web-based tool that helps administrators maintain effective instructional practice and classroom culture within the district through rubrics, reporting tools, and more. Judges noted that it was simple to access and create forms. One judge called it an “outstanding way...

  • Reading A-Z

    Learning A-Z Part of the Learning A-Z family, the Reading A-Z solution features thousands of leveled readers, lesson plans, worksheets, and assessments to teach guided reading. Judges said it was easy to find material, and liked the built-in interactive tools, such as projectables that can be used with or without...

  • Schoology

    Schoology Schoology is an LMS and social network for K-12 schools and higher education that allows users to create, manage, and share academic content. Judges said it was “ideal for classroom use” in terms of communication and distributing materials. One judge added that it’s similar to Facebook...

  • SchoolMessenger

    SchoolMessenger Designed specifically for schools, SchoolMessenger is a notification system that delivers personalized voice messages to students’ parents in a variety of formats. Judges said that it “meets the diverse communication needs” and added that it makes “ongoing communicationR...

  • Shmoop University, Inc.

    Shmoop University, Inc. Shmoop University offers a variety of online instructional resources designed to support students in a range of content areas, concepts, and standards. Particularly noteworthy, according to one judge, are the newly redesigned Mythology section, the essay lab, and the test prep and college ...

  • Barracuda Message Archiver

    Barracuda Networks The Barracuda Message Archiver appliance centrally indexes and stores all sent and received emails for quick search and retrieval in a secure environment that offers role-based access for administrators and auditors. Judges found it extremely easy to set up and use, citing the support documents...

  • TenMarks Math

    TenMarks Education TenMarks is a personalized online math program for K-12 students that offers instruction and practice resources. Judges pointed out that the update aligns TenMarks with the CCSS and noted the availability of “countless new questions for students.” One judge lauded the built-in ̶...

  • webNetwork 6.1

    Stoneware, Inc. webNetwork enables IT administrators to easily implement a “unified cloud” solution by delivering files, applications, and reports through a single user ID and password on any device. Judges said that the ability to have all applications in one system is a necessity, and they thought t...

  • Camtasia Studio

    TechSmith Camtasia Studio enables teachers to create professional videos, record on-screen activity, customize and edit content, and share those videos across devices. Compared to similar products, one judge found it “more efficient, easier to use, and feature-filled.” Judges raved over the “pow...

  • ClassLink LaunchPad

    Class Link ClassLink’s Launchpad offers a personalized, cloud-based, virtual desktop solution that gives school staff and students access to their school network files from any device. Judges called it a great solution for schools using BYOD programs. They also found the management of documents and programs...

  • WriteToLearn

    Pearson Pearson’s WriteToLearn is an online literacy tool that assesses students’ writing skills and gives them targeted instruction and grammar feedback. Judges found the tool easy to navigate. Key features, according to one judge, are the guidance and timely feedback as students develop essays and s...

  • Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready Diagnostic & Instruction

    Curriculum Associates Built for the Common Core, Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready Diagnostic & Instruction offers an adaptive diagnostic program that provides both teacher-led and individualized online instruction for a complete blended learning solution. One judge saw it as “an effective tool for s...

  • CyberBully Hotline

    SchoolReach The CyberBully Hotline from SchoolReach is a comprehensive, anonymous, bullying reporting solution that gives schools a dedicated, local hotline number to route messages directly to school officials, in addition to online reporting and archiving messages. Judges appreciated that it is available for mu...

  • Discovery Education Streaming Plus

    Discovery Education Discovery Education Streaming Plus offers access to over 200,000 standards-aligned digital resources that support multiple learning styles. Judges believe that the game and rewards–based approaches will engage students. They appreciated the ability to monitor whether “students are ...

  • DreamBox Learning Math

    DreamBox Learning Inc. DreamBox Learning Math is an adaptive, online math enrichment program for grades K-5 and judges called it “very engaging for students.” One judge found the program “highly usable from a teacher’s standpoint,” and said that it was easy to identify how students a...

  • Espresso Elementary

    Espresso Education Espresso Elementary, an online teaching and learning resource, helps students connect their classroom learning with real-world experience through video clips and interactive activities. Judges appreciated the “robust amount” of CCSS-aligned instructional media, calling it a “w...

  • Maple 17 Academic

    Maplesoft With Maple 17 Academic, teachers can demonstrate and explore concepts using Clickable Math techniques. They also have access to hundreds of tools designed for teaching and learning math. It’s the “strongman of advanced visualization and mathematics tools,” according to one of our judge...

  • Kurzweil 3000-firefly

    Kurzweil Educational Systems This app lets students access and read digital files from the Kurzweil 3000-firefly Universal Library, which features over 2,000 classic literature documents and books. One judge said that her special education department purchases iPads just to use this app! Judges also found it usef...

  • Kaseya IT Systems Management solution, version 6.3: Remote Management and Network Discovery capabilities

    Kaseya The Kaseya remote management software version 6.3 release offers improved performance, usability, and functionality for IT professionals. Judges said it would be very effective for network managers, while remaining transparent for end users. They found the video instructions easy to follow, and they apprec...

  • My Big Campus

    Lightspeed Systems My Big Campus is a learning management system that offers a safe and engaging online environment for the classroom. Judges thought that its “features go deeper” than similar products, citing the collaboration tools and “Pinterest-like bundles” as helpful features. Additi...

  • SchoolReach

    SchoolReach The SchoolReach notification system lets school administrators send schedule change notices, weather advisories, lunch balance notifications, emergency alerts, and other important communications through voice, text, email, and social media. Judges rated it a “great product” that enables &#...

  • SnagIt

    TechSmith The SnagIt screen capture and editing tool lets users capture, edit, and share anything on their screens. Judges loved the simplicity, stating that it “does...

  • StudySync

    BookheadEd Learning StudySync is a cross-curriculum, Common Core solution for grades 2-12 that includes core texts, video, and media designed to improve reading, writing, listening, and critical thinking skills. Judges liked the ability to search for readings by CCSS, grade level, Lexile level, and content area. ...

  • The All New ePals

    ePals ePals is a social network that’s optimized for K-12 education and features a community of collaborative classrooms across different cultures and languages. Judges called it a “best in field product” and found the new and updated features very helpful for teachers. Judges agreed that the ne...

  • Together Counts

    Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation and Discovery Education Discovery Education’s Together Counts program helps students learn the importance of leading an active, healthy lifestyle through the use of resources for the classroom, community, and home. Judges liked that resources for all three audiences are ...

  • Vernier Video Physics for iOS

    Vernier Software & Technology The Video Physics iOS app allows students to take a video of any object in motion and analyze the motion graphically to scale. One judge called it a “creative and sound way to apply and analyze real-world physics scenarios.” The judge said that the combination of visu...

  • TreeRing

    TreeRing TreeRing is an online resource that lets students create personalized yearbooks, filled with their photos and memories. Judges liked the “easy-to-use, point-and-click” interface. One judge added that TreeRing leverages students’ use of the Internet and social media in creating “wh...

  • Gaggle

    Gaggle The Gaggle iPad app offers teachers access to a learning platform designed for blended learning environments, and it provides a safe and controlled solution for student mobile devices. Judges loved the added features for classroom instruction and Web 3.0 tools. They also liked that the app continues to be ...

  • Dell KACE K1000 Systems Management Appliance v5.4

    Dell Software The Dell KACE Management Appliance delivers a fully-integrated systems management solution that’s easy to use for network administrators of all levels. Judges called it “excellent” and “effective for schools” with small IT departments. One judge added that it would stre...

  • ATEM Television Studio

    Blackmagic Design ATEM Television Studio is a live production switcher that combines a professional switcher with a broadcast-quality H.264 encoder, offering live multi-camera production and broadcast encoding for the Internet in one unit. Judges recommended it as a way to show live broadcast videos. They also...

  • Barracuda Web Filter

    Barracuda Networks The Barracuda Web Filter gives administrators clear visibility into Web activity while blocking security threats. It also offers extensive policy tools for managing access in the workplace with no per-user fees. Judges raved over the high-quality tech support and found it simple to set up overa...

  • Crestron DMPS-300-C-AEC

    Crestron Crestron’s DMPS-300-C-AEC is a complete, high-definition presentation control and signal routing solution for boardrooms and videoconference rooms that incorporates the control system, multimedia matrix switcher, mic mixer with AEC, audio DSP, and amplifier in one system. One judge loved that she c...

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