Clifton, NJ – May 12, 2016 – ClassLink announced that its industry-leading solution for easy one-click access to digital resources has been recognized as a Revere Awards finalist by The Association of American Publishers (AAP). ClassLink continues to garner awards and accolades for its innovative approach in working with schools to better integrate digital learning. ClassLink OneClick enables single sign-on access to web and Windows applications, and instant access to files at school and in the cloud from any device.
Only the top quarter of REVERE Awards entries receive finalist status, making the finalists pool a strong, competitive and talented group. Celebrating its 50th program year, the REVERE (Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources) Awards continue to identify outstanding educational products that engage today’s teachers and students. The AAP PreK-12 Learning Group produces the prestigious Awards program that is unique to the educational industry in recognizing learning resources in all media, for all ages, and in a wide variety of educational subject areas and learning environments.
ClassLink CEO, Berj Akian, was pleased with ClassLink’s selection, “Both ClassLink OneClick and ClassLink OneRoster are industry leaders in ensuring easy access to digital resources for students and teachers.” Akian added, “I am thrilled with this first-time selection for ClassLink as a Revere Award finalist. The AAP is a venerable and distinguished organization, so this recognition is an honor for us.”
Finalists were chosen through a three month long evaluation process by a number of judges in various fields including educators and industry professionals. Each product was expertly reviewed against a comprehensive rubric promoting excellence in all areas of product design and development.
“Every year we seek new ways to improve every facet of the awards program, and this 50th year is no exception. Stronger rubrics, additional guidance for written feedback and expanding our base of constructive and thoughtful judges has been key for identifying exceptional educational products and materials. We are very proud and excited by the overall quality of the finalists and winners in this landmark year for the REVERE Awards,” said REVERE Awards Chair, Eric Hamilton, Assistant Director, NCSLET Administration at the American Museum of Natural History.
Thanks to its visionary leadership and steadfast commitment to open technology standards, ClassLink is seeing rapid adoption across the U.S. and around the world. Not only are school districts leveraging OneClick single sign-on and ClassLink OneRoster to create faster, more secure access to digital education resources, partners from across the education community are joining with ClassLink to achieve seamless integration.
ClassLink charges no fees to partners, a major barrier with other single sign-on platforms, and is able make connections with incredible speed. This approach is unique to ClassLink among single sign-on platforms and is increasingly recognized as the right approach by education providers everywhere.
About the Association of American Publishers
The Association of American Publishers (AAP) represents about four hundred member organizations including major commercial, digital learning and education and professional publishers alongside independents, non-profits, university presses and scholarly societies. We represent the industry’s priorities on policy, legislative and regulatory issues regionally, nationally and worldwide. These include the protection of intellectual property rights and worldwide copyright enforcement, digital and new technology issues, funding for education and libraries, tax and trade, censorship and literacy. Find us online at www.publishers.org or on twitter at @AmericanPublish.
ClassLink provides OneClick and OneRoster. OneClick enables single sign-on access to web and Windows applications, and instant access to files at school and in the cloud. OneRoster easily and securely delivers class rosters to any publisher using open technology standards. Accessible from any computer, tablet or smartphone, ClassLink is ideal for 1to1 and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives. ClassLink and LaunchPad are trademarks of ClassLink.
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