Curriculum Awards & Achievements

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EdTech Digest Awards

The EdTech Digest Awards Program recognizes people and products that are transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners. Featuring the best and brightest in education technology, the annual recognition program seeks to highlight the most effective products and the most innovative people.

  • 2015 Cool Tool Award finalist, Connections Academy's Virtual Music Tools
  • 2014 Winner, Visionary Award, Mickey Revenaugh, Connections Education executive vice president
  • 2014 Cool Tool Award finalist, Connections Education’s Connexus® education management system

The Software Information Industry Association CODiE Awards

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The CODiE Awards celebrate outstanding achievement across the software, digital information and education technology industries. Nominated ed-tech products undergo an intensive review by educator judges from around the world. From online and project-centered learning to student information systems and professional development for educators, the finalists illustrate the company’s commitment to providing innovative solutions that support personalized learning.

  • 2015 CODiE Award, Best Arts & Creativity Solution category Connections Education Middle School Art
  • 2014 Finalist, Best K-12 Course or Learning Management System
  • 2014 Finalist, Best Education Cloud-Based Solution
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ComputED Gazette’s Education Software Review Awards (EDDIE Awards)

The EDDIE Awards honor innovative programs that improve both classroom curriculum and teacher productivity. Some selection criteria include academic content, technical merit, and management system. Winners are selected from titles submitted by publishers around the world.

  • 2015 EDDIE Award, Connections Education for K–8 Suite of Music Courses
  • 2014 winner, Best Early Elementary Science Website, Kindergarten Science
  • 2014 winner, Best Middle School Art Website, Middle School Art
  • 2013 winner, Best Middle School Science Website, Science 8
  • 2013 winner, Best High School Vocational Training Website:, Career and Technology Education
  • 2012 winner, Best Upper Elementary Social Studies Website, State Course: Utah
  • 2012 winner, Best Middle School Foreign Language Website, Elementary Chinese

ComputED Gazette’s Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIE Awards)

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The BESSIE Awards recognize innovative and content-rich programs and websites that provide parents and teachers with technology to foster educational excellence.

  • 2015 Best High School Algebra Website, Algebra 1
  • 2015 Best High School Business Education Website, Business Management & Administration
  • 2015 Best Middle School Science Course Website, Science Club
  • 2014 Winner, Best Science Website, Middle School Science
  • 2013 winner, Best Middle School Math Website, Middle School Math
  • 2012 winner, Best Upper Elementary Social Studies Website, Oklahoma State History
  • 2012 winner, Best Middle School Foreign Language Website, Elementary Chinese
  • 2012 winner, Best High School Virtual Science Lab Website, Science Simulation Tools

“Tech & Learning” Award of Excellence

  • 2015 Winner, Best Upgraded Product—Connexus® Education Management System
  • 2012 Winner, Math Teachlet® Tutorials— Algebra and Geometry
  • 2012 Winner, State Signature Courses


Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) Distinguished
Achievement Award

  • 2012 Finalist, K–5 Language Arts Whole Curriculum


National Honor Society

  • Member Since 2011