SoftChalk Wins CODiE Award in Two Education CategoriesPosted May 08, 2009 in Press Releases
SIIA named SoftChalk ‘Best Postsecondary Instructional Solution’ and ‘Best Education Technology Solution for Productivity/Creativity.’
Richmond, VA, May 08, 2009 — SoftChalk, LLC, a leading developer of content authoring software for eLearning, today announced SoftChalk won two CODiE Awards- being named the ‘Best Postsecondary Instructional Solution’ and ‘Best Education Technology Solution for Productivity/Creativity.’
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) hosts the competitive awards program to recognize outstanding achievement and vision in the software, digital information and education technology industries. Judged through a unique combination of journalist and peer reviews, the CODiE Awards remain a standard of quality and innovation in technology today.
SoftChalk is a powerful content authoring solution that allows instructors to easily create and edit interactive content for eLearning. Lesson content includes Flash-based learning activities; quiz questions, text annotations, formatting features, and the easy integration of media. The lesson can be packaged for delivery in any course management system, on a web server, CD-ROM, or displayed on an eClassroom electronic whiteboard.
“We are thrilled that SoftChalk has won such a prestigious award,” said Susan Evans, CEO of SoftChalk. “To go up against the many well known companies and high-caliber products and to be recognized as the best in not one, but two categories is such an honor.”
“Now in its 24th year, the CODiE Awards continue to recognize those companies providing the best new technology products and services across a broad array of industries,” noted SIIA President Ken Wasch. “In addition, its winners are a prolific testament to the power of technology to deliver innovative solutions to businesses and consumers. SIIA warmly congratulates all of the winners and nominees of the CODiE Awards, whose innovation is essential for continuing America’s leadership in the global knowledge economy.”
To see a full list of Award winners, visit http://siia.net/codies/2009/winners.asp