EvaluationKIT Named SIIA Education CODiE Award Finalist
Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution
WASHINGTON, D.C. and DENVER, CO – (April 7, 2015) – EvaluationKIT, a leader in enterprise online course evaluation and survey software for higher education institutions, today announced that it was named a finalist for the 2015 SIIA Education CODiE Awards for Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution. The SIAA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 29 years. The awards have over 85 categories and are organized by industry focus of Content, Education, and Software.
This year’s program features 28 Education categories, several of which are new or updated to reflect the latest industry trends and business models. New this year, top awards in three overall Education categories will also be presented. Overall categories include Best PK-12 Solution, Best Postsecondary Solution, and Best Education Solution. All winners will be announced during a special awards dinner at the nation’s leading education technology conference, the Education Industry Summit in San Francisco on May 5. The announcement will also be live streamed.
EvaluationKIT is being recognized for its cloud-based course evaluation and survey system, which integrates with all leading Learning Management Systems in higher education and simplifies the course evaluation process for colleges and universities with features designed to streamline the administration of student surveys across the entire institution. Students can conveniently complete their course evaluations from any device type, and with EvaluationKIT’s unique features designed to encourage student participation, institutions can achieve great response rates in their surveys. Administrators and faculty have automated access to results, and reports are packed with useful information to help manage course quality and empower institutions to make effective, relevant decisions.
“This recognition is testament to the hard our work of our team in developing a system that not only streamlines the operational process of surveying every student in every class each term, but also helps institutions to efficiently distribute student feedback in meaningful and constructive ways throughout the institution,” said Kevin Hoffman, CEO of EvaluationKIT. “We are honored to be named among the industry’s most forward-thinking companies as we support schools in managing quality and making continuous improvements to the overall learning experience.”
“This year’s finalists are breaking ground with new business models and innovative products. We are pleased to recognize the best in educational technology with these 157 products,” said Karen Billings, vice president of the SIIA Education Technology Industry Network. “I look forward to honoring them all in May at the Education Industry Summit.”
Details about each finalist are listed at siia.net/codies/2015/finalists.asp
SIIA is the leading association representing the software and digital content industries. SIIA represents approximately 800 member companies worldwide that develop software and digital information content. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to the leading companies that are setting the pace for the digital age. For more information, visit www.siia.net.The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA serves and represents more than 200 member companies that provide educational software applications, digital content, online learning services and related technologies across the K-20 sector. The Division shapes and supports the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities and critical market information. For more information on ETIN of SIIA, visit siia.net/etin.
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EvaluationKIT is a leading provider of enterprise online course evaluation and survey software to higher education and K-12 institutions. Easy to implement and straightforward to manage, EvaluationKIT includes a variety of features proven to drive response rates, and a robust suite of reporting functionality. An EvaluationKIT video overview is available on our website. Additionally, for more information or to request a free trial, visit us at www.evaluationkit.com.
EvaluationKIT Contact: Kristi Emerson 303.885.9896, email@example.com
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