Smart-practice solution recognized for utilizing productive struggle and delivering personalized learning opportunities for students in grades 2-8
Waggle, the smart-practice solution, earned a Tech & Learning 2015 Award of Excellence in the new product category. The tool was recognized for breaking new ground in education technology.
“Once again this year, the Tech & Learning judges examined hundreds of entries to select the winners of 2015’s Award of Excellence. This wasn’t just checking off spec sheets and surfing other people’s reviews. Each product was handled and scored individually. Not an easy task.” says Kevin Hogan, editorial director for NewBay Media’s Tech & Learning Group. “These companies can be proud that their products were selected as winners by this prestigious team of judges.”
Waggle is a blended learning tool that offers personalized learning for students in grades 2-8 in math and English language arts. By analyzing the many facets of student behavior and performance, the program tailors learning paths based on individual student needs. Educators can view data in real time to pinpoint student strengths and weaknesses and address needs to ensure student success.
“Waggle continues to be proven as an effective tool to help students master math and ELA skills,” said Aoife Dempsey, General Manager at Waggle. “This award signifies that educators recognize Waggle’s benefits for students and teachers.”
Waggle was evaluated by Tech & Learning, a leading online education publication serving the K-12 education community as a resource for education technology and sponsor of the 33rd annual Awards of Excellence program. The program honors hardware, software, network and web products that make significant enhancements to educational environments and tools. All entries undergo thorough review by experts in the field whose selection criteria include how well products work in the classroom, ease of use for students and educators, and effective learning improvements.
Waggle is a personalized, smart practice solution for mathematics and English language arts that launched in 2014 and has already garnered numerous accolades, including ISTE 2015 Best of Show, 2016 Teacher’s Choice Award, and District Administration’s 2015 Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products. Waggle creates a safe and positive environment for students to explore tasks beyond their reach and engage in productive struggle. Providing educators with insightful and intuitive information, Waggle is an effective tool for formative assessment and differentiated instruction. Waggle has delivered over 10 million personalized recommendations, paving unique, personalized pathways to meet each student where they are. Experience the difference at wagglepractice.com.