The ClassMate solution chosen out of ten finalists
Bath, PA, March 26, 2015 – Harris Specialized Student Solutions today announced that their flagship product, ClassMate, a student administration and curriculum management solution, has won the EdTech Digest Cool Tool Award in the Student Academic Tracking Solution category. ClassMate is an integrated, centralized information management system designed by educators for educators to manage a wide array of student data, geared around college and career readiness. Providing powerful tools to organize and analyze student performance, assessment and curriculum information, ClassMate increases efficiency and boosts productivity for Career, Technical, Adult, Alternative Education, Special Education and Vocational Rehabilitation organizations.
“Our team at Harris is proud that ClassMate is being recognized as the leader in student academic tracking,” said Kathy Ritch, Executive Vice President of Harris Specialized Student Solutions. “Given our specialized focus on Career Technical and Adult Education, our customers have guided us to recognize the importance of integrating academic theory with practical skill attainment. When students understand how these applied skills will help them to succeed in life, it’s like a magical spark that jump-starts the learning process.”
The Cool Tool Award Recognition Awards program is a distinguished program that recognizes the best products and brightest minds in 50 award categories, which are evaluated by education industry influencers and veterans. The awards shine a spotlight on the best and brightest tools, leaders, and trendsetters pushing forward today’s education revolution. EdTech Digest recognizes people and products in the education field for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere.
About Harris Specialized Student Solutions
Harris Specialized Student Solutions is a division of Harris School Solutions (Harris), a leading provider of diverse and pioneering software solutions for the K-12 and Continuing Education markets. The Harris Specialized Student Solutions suite of products offers highly diversified student administration and curriculum management solutions that span a variety of learning environments for improved educational instruction in Career and Technical Education (CTE), Alternative Education, Special Education, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Adult Education. With over 4,000 customers, Harris is a leader in creating powerful systems for the K-12 and Continuing Education markets, offering sophisticated technology, outstanding customer care and market-driven products. For more information, visithttp://www.harrisschoolsolutions.com.
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