Finalists were selected by a panel of educators and K-12 parents who reviewed the submissions that were entered and judged the products and services based on the extent to which they are transforming education through the development or advocacy of edtech. The judges also took the results of a popular vote into consideration for the finalist selection process.
CoderZ was named a finalist in the Best Coding App or Tool category. The powerful, easy to use online platform teaches students in grades 6-12 valuable STEM skills such as coding, robotics and physical computing that will help their careers and prepare them for college. CoderZ has a fun interface that utilizes an online code editor catered to both beginners and experts, offering a simple, Scratch-like language called Blockly for new coders or allowing more advanced students to start working directly with Java code. The program is accessible online from the classroom or at home and puts the world of coding and robotics in the hands of every student.
“Being named a finalist in this years Edvocate Awards is a great honor for Intelitek,” said Ido Yerushalmi, CEO of Intelitek. “CoderZ is designed with students in mind, and we’re proud to be recognized for that.”
This year is the second year of the Tech Edvocate awards, which awards outstanding products in the edtech industry that are focused on advocating for students by catering to identified classroom and learning needs. The winners of the 2018 Tech Edvocate awards will be announced Friday, Aug. 31.
Intelitek has been transforming education and bringing robotics into classrooms across the globe through comprehensive technology learning solutions for more than 30 years. The Company’s innovative tools and technologies empower instructors and inspire students to improve the world around them. Intelitek’s sustainable support and professional development ensure the continued success of educational programs. By helping deliver the competencies needed for in-demand careers, Intelitek is producing results for students, teachers, nations, and economies.
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