The EdTech Awards

The largest and most competitive recognition program in all of education technology.

Recognizing the biggest names in edtech – and those who soon will be.

We celebrate who’s who—and what’s next.

The EdTech Awards recognizes people in and around education for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere.

Featuring edtech’s best and brightest, the annual program shines a spotlight on cool tools, inspiring leaders and innovative trendsetters across the:

  • K-12
  • Higher Education, and
  • Skills and Workforce sectors.

The EdTech Awards recognize people—and the products they produce and lives they shape— with these honors:

 

The EdTech Cool Tool Awards

  • adaptive technology solution
  • administrative solution
  • artificial intelligence (AI) solution
  • arts, music, or creative solution
  • authoring tools solution
  • badging/credentialing solution
  • career planning solution
  • classroom management solution
  • coding, computer science, engineering solution
  • collaboration solution
  • college prep solution
  • communication solution
  • content provider solution
  • corporate training solution
  • curriculum and instruction solution
  • digital courseware solution
  • district data solution
  • e-learning, blended, or flipped solution
  • emerging technology solution
  • enrollment & admissions solution
  • games for learning/simulation solution
  • hardware for education solution
  • higher education solution
  • hiring solution
  • internships solution
  • IT networking, connectivity, or access solution
  • language arts solution
  • language learning solution
  • learning analytics/data mining solution
  • learning management system (LMS) solution
  • lesson planning solution
  • literacy/reading solution
  • maker/DIY tools solution
  • math solution
  • mobile app solution – early childhood, elem.
  • mobile app solution – middle & high school
  • mobile app solution – post-secondary
  • mobile device solution
  • MOOCs and online courses solution
  • new product or service (released in the last 2 years or later)
  • OER (open educational resources)/open learning solution
  • parent/student solution
  • personalized learning solution
  • presentation solution
  • professional development learning solution
  • professional skills solution
  • research/reference tools solution
  • resources/other helpful sites or tools for education
  • robotics (for learning, education) solution
  • security/privacy solution
  • science solution
  • social studies solution
  • special needs/assistive technology solution
  • STEM solution
  • student information system (SIS) solution
  • student study tools solution
  • test prep solution
  • testing & assessment solution
  • tutoring solution
  • 21st-century skills solution
  • video-based learning solution
  • VR/AR (virtual reality, augmented reality) solution

The EdTech Leadership Awards

  • startup founder(s)
  • founder(s) / ceo
  • school leader (teacher, media specialist, technology coordinator, instructional technology coach, principal, superintendent, etc.)
  • visionary
  • U.S. leader
  • global leader (making a difference across international boundaries)
  • edtech advocate (author, blogger, thinker, presenter, speaker)
  • PR firm/publicist working in edtech

The EdTech Trendsetter Awards

  • product or service setting a trend
  • leader setting a trend
  • edtech group (organization, accelerator, incubator, consultancy, association, etc.) setting a trend
  • educator setting a trend
  • school leader setting a trend

Notes on the Program

The EdTech Awards program is going into its 9th consecutive year.

The EdTech Awards for 2019 is the next available program for entry.

Honorees are announced in March of each year.

The EdTech Awards 2018 finalists and winners can be found here

Other past winners can be found here.

The EdTech Awards 2019 program is now open for entries. To enter, CLICK HERE: