Kickboard is recognized as one of the top K-12 technology products for 2014-15 by educators and administrators
NEW ORLEANS — Aug. 4, 2014 — Kickboard has been named one of the top K-12 technology products for 2014-15 by the readers of eSchool News. Kickboard was selected as a favorite from more than 1,300 nominations for the eSchool News Readers’ Choice Awards, which recognize educational technology products and services that have had the greatest impact in readers’ schools.
Kickboard is a central hub of classroom data. It gives educators a configurable framework to develop 360-degree profiles of student performance, including grades, standards mastery, reading growth, prescribed interventions, rubric observations, attendance and, most uniquely, student behavior and character strengths. The web-based platform’s teacher-centric design and dashboards provide easy-to-understand, actionable information to drive instructional decisions. With real-time data and a global, holistic view of each child, teachers can directly impact students’ academic performance and behavior, and create more effective, engaged learning environments.
The eSchool News Readers’ Choice Award winners were nominated by K-12 educators and administrators. The nominations described how they are using the product and how it has made a difference in their schools. This year, 50 winners were selected from 1,300 nominations for hardware, software and online services in any area of educational technology.
“We’re honored to not only be nominated, but to be recognized as a leading ed-tech product by educators and administrators,” said Kickboard CEO Jennifer Medbery. “It demonstrates we’re filling a need and giving schools the tools and data they need to create a performance-based culture that leads to sustainable school improvement and long-term student success.” The eSchool News Readers’ Choice Awards are published in the August issue and online at www.eschoolnews.com.
The Kickboard instructional management solution gives K-12 educators the tools to quickly establish consistent practices for effective classroom management school- and district-wide. Using the highly configurable, web-based platform, educators can create a performance-based culture that leads to sustainable school improvement and long-term student success. For information, visit www.kickboardforschools.com.