20 Most Promising K-12 Technology Solution Providers - 2016
The K-12 education system today is adopting a blended learning approach that inducts real-time and data-driven instructions into classroom teaching to ensure all-round academic progress for students. These redefining efforts in the K-12 space can be seen receiving buttress from technological advancements which are transforming every other vertical as well. Perhaps the most profound change K-12 has brought is “flipped classrooms” which has upended the yesteryear’s entire education delivery model. Within the same lane, another major diversion from the traditional model is the move away from one-size-fits-all approach to embrace adaptive learning.
At a time when mobility has taken the whole world by storm, education too is seen transformed with the growing usage of portable devices such as, tablets, smart phones and laptops. Along with opening the opportunity to access education any-time, any-where, this trend also hits the spot with its notion of being eco-friendly due to less paper usage.
From a teacher’s standpoint, tech-based student progress monitoring has made it much easier, quicker and more accurate in assessing a student’s progress and devise suitable learning programs. At the opposite end, new interactive education delivery systems such as, gamified studies and augmented reality have been proved to improve a student’s perception of concepts. And, supporting all the above is cloud which makes education delivery hassle free in the truest sense.
Taking the game to another level are the growing presence of simulation and additive manufacturing which changed the face of modern classrooms by affording life-like and first-hand experience in testing and visualizing scientific concepts.
Viewing the promising future K-12 holds, numerous companies are offering solutions to help institutions switch from their traditional educational models, or enrich existing K-12 models. Through selections made by a distinguished panel of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, and CIOReview’s editorial board, below is the “20 Most Promising K-12 Technology Solution Providers 2016”, listing the best vendors and consultants of key technology solutions and services related to K-12.
We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising K-12 Technology Solution Providers 2016.