SONOMA, Calif. (May 21, 2013) -- StudySync (www.studysync.com), the groundbreaking Common Core literacy curriculum from BookheadEd Learning, has been selected as a finalist in the Innovation category for this year’s Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) annual awards program. The winners will be announced at the AEP Award Gala on June 4 in Washington, D.C. during AEP’s Content in Context conference.
StudySync is a cross-curricular solution for grades 4-12 with hundreds of core texts, dynamic video and media built to inspire and advance reading, writing, listening and critical thinking skills. An all-in-one platform designed from the Common Core Standards, StudySync is accessible on all devices anytime, anywhere.
This year’s AEP Awards in Education Excellence comprises four main categories: Distinguished Achievement awards that honor the best in a range of product types and resources used by teachers, parents and students; Innovation awards that recognize forward-thinking products pioneering changes in the education landscape; Golden Lamp awards for the most exceptional teaching and learning products in the areas of periodicals, professional development, supplemental resources and whole curriculum programs; and the Beacon awards which acknowledge the most successful marketing campaigns promoting education.
“Being designated as an Innovation finalist affirms that StudySync is leading the transformation of how a language arts curriculum is delivered to the Net generation,” said Robert Romano, CEO, StudySync. “We’re setting the education market on a trajectory that successfully engages young learners and enhances the effectiveness of instruction by providing them with a tool that truly will change the face of education as we know it for this next generation of learners.”
StudySync recently was honored with other noteworthy accolades, including its designation as the ‘Trendsetter’ winner in the EdTech Digest 2013 awards program. It also received two finalist nominations in the 2013 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) awards program. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry’s only peer-reviewed awards program, and StudySync was selected as a contender in both the Best Cross Curricular and Best Reading/English/ELL Instructional Solution categories.
About BookheadEd Learning, LLC
BookheadEd Learning, based in Sonoma, Calif. connects students in grades 4 through 12 to the great ideas of mankind through technology, video, multimedia, and a rich library of classic and modern texts. StudySync, its award-winning flagship product, uses web-delivered educational tools – including broadcast-quality video, digital media, mobile platforms and social networking —to help teachers meet the demands of the Common Core Standards and inspire higher levels of reading, writing, critical thinking, academic discourse and peer-to-peer collaboration. For more information about BookheadEd Learning and its StudySync educational platform, visit http://www.studysync.com.
About the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP)
The only professional organization that serves the diverse needs of the entire educational resource community, the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) encourages and advocates for professional, quality content for teaching and learning. The membership of AEP represents the wide range of individuals, institutions, and businesses dedicated to delivering progressive learning resources in all media and for any educational setting. Founded in 1895, AEP now helps its members navigate the global realities of educational publishing in the 21st century.
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