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Knovation Honors Districts for Outstanding Usage of Online Learning Resources

CINCINNATI (Dec. 2, 2015) — To recognize the top 100 districts using the Knovation Content Collection to personalize learning with reliable and engaging online resources, Knovation announces the recipients of its 2015 Digital Learning Awards. The program honors districts across the U.S. that use netTrekker or icurio to find, organize and share hundreds of thousands of standards-aligned resources that are professionally evaluated, tagged and maintained, ensuring students truly benefit from their digital shift.
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CINCINNATI (Dec. 2, 2015) — To recognize the top 100 districts using the Knovation Content Collection to personalize learning with reliable and engaging online resources, Knovation announces the recipients of its 2015 Digital Learning Awards. The program honors districts across the U.S. that use netTrekker or icurio to find, organize and share hundreds of thousands of standards-aligned resources that are professionally evaluated, tagged and maintained, ensuring students truly benefit from their digital shift.

Awards are presented to small-, medium- and large-sized districts based on their usage of the Knovation Content Collection via netTrekker or icurio during the 2014-2015 school year. Below are the top three districts for each size category:

·Large-Sized Districts (more than 25,000 student enrollment)

1.Baldwin County School District, Bay Minette, Alabama (icurio)

2.Cabarrus County School District, Concord, North Carolina (icurio)

3.Wake County School District, Cary, North Carolina (netTrekker)

·Mid-Sized Districts (5,000-25,000 student enrollment)

1.Mooresville Graded School District, Mooresville, North Carolina (icurio)

2.Alhambra Elementary School District 68, Phoenix, Arizona (netTrekker)

3.Coppell Independent School District, Coppell, Texas (netTrekker)

·Small-Sized Districts (less than 5,000 student enrollment)

1.Community Consolidated School District 93, Bloomingdale, Illinois (icurio)

2.Corinth School District, Corinth, Mississippi (icurio)

3.Ross Local School District, Hamilton, Ohio (icurio)

“The Digital Learning Awards honor school districts that are leading high-level implementation of digital resources,” said Randy Wilhelm, CEO of Knovation. “We recognize the outstanding use of online learning resources in these schools as an advancement of personalized learning for each and every student.”

As educators continue to recognize the value of free online resources to enrich learning, the Department of Education supports this significant shift with the appointment of an OER Advisor and the launch of a campaign to encourage states, school districts and educators to use openly licensed online educational materials. Knovation makes it incredibly simple to find, organize and share free online resources as they become an essential piece of equal learning opportunities.

View the complete list of Top 100 Digital Learning Award winners at: www.knovationlearning.com/dla

About Knovation
Knovation makes it easy to find, manage, and use free digital content for learning by professionally evaluating, standards-aligning and continuously maintaining a collection of hundreds of thousands of online resources covering all subject areas, all grades and all learning modalities. The Knovation Content Collection can be accessed through the company’s award-winning solutions (netTrekker and icurio) or through custom integration with several instructional systems and assessment platforms. Since 1999, Knovation has delivered on the promise to do something good for kids, every day, by helping districts meet the needs of diverse K-12 learners in digital learning environments. For more information, please visit www.knovationlearning.com.

Knovation contact: Evelyn Fleider, 513-612-1019, efleider@knovationlearning.com

PR contact: Lauren West, 608-216-7300 ext. 26, lauren@cblohm.com 

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