Top 10 K-12 Technology Consulting/Service Companies - 2019

Today’s K-12 education market is nearly unrecognizable compared to just a decade ago, and education facilities have been forced to adapt to an industry that is overwhelmed with flux. With numerous benefits to offer, digital learning has become an essential part of the education system. It has been boon to both teachers and students equally. It empowers students to adapt to advanced educational technology, cutting across socio-economic and geographical boundaries and helps teachers keep track of upcoming events, get easy access to courseware and more. These disruptive technological innovations are driving the learning and teaching methodologies in new directions.

Bringing the real world into classrooms is something a lot of educational institutions are trying to do. Schools are now adopting virtual and augmented reality in classrooms that create new opportunities in teaching and learning while improving the student experience and revolutionizes distance learning. Artificial intelligence is another most intriguing technological advancement that will continue to shine. The industry will see AI assistants creatively interacting with students and predicting the pace of their learning just by analyzing students’ answers to questions.

In the wake of these technology transitions, we are glad to feature K-12 solution providers like Lumen Touch and Treeno Software and K-12 service/consultancy providers like Centric Learning Systems, Premier Wireless, and Radix Technologies that are at the forefront of revolutionizing the education space through their groundbreaking solutions.

We present to you CIOReview's "10 Most Promising K-12 Technology Consulting/Service Companies - 2019."

Top K-12 Technology Consulting Companies

Established in 1939, Aramark offers facilities management, food services, and uniform and career apparel to health care institutions, stadiums and arenas, universities and school districts, and businesses across the globe. The company offers detailed facility service solutions that allow its clients to enhance productivity, safety, and reliability. The enterprise provides a steadfast commitment to service excellence. Aramark delivers sustainable, customizable solutions in a broad array of facilities by functioning closely with its clients to obtain mutual goals. Self-performed services, performance metrics, an environment of team learning and development, and ongoing client communication enables the company to perform above expectations in virtually every customer engagement

Centric Learning develops an educational platform HERO to motivate and answer the needs of students and provide support to teachers, staff, and parents. The state-of-the-art Digital Learning Environment (DLE) powered by HERO enables learners to access a living curriculum that helps them develop real-world, 21st-century problem-solving skills. HERO provides data analytics on student performance, which helps the students get a detailed and precise understanding of their progress. Teachers and parents can also access this data to support the learning process further. As one of the most promising K-12 technology consulting/service companies, Centric Learning works in partnership with renowned educational institutes in the U.S., England, Brazil, and China

Radix delivers cutting-edge device management solutions. Our mission is to redefine device management and consolidate all devices, processes and stakeholders into one easy-to-use platform. In the heart of our solutions lies VISO a revolutionary all-in-one cloud-based device management solution, enabling users to increase administrative and instructional effectiveness, reduce operational complexity, and save time and money, making device management smarter and more focused. Our solutions are implemented in millions of devices worldwide, helping to increase performance and stability while minimizing downtime, serving a wide range of clients. We welcome all customers looking to manage their fleet of digital devices

ABM

ABM

Based in New York, ABM is a provider of facility solutions with offices across the United States and different international locations. The company’s comprehensive capabilities comprise energy solutions, janitorial, facilities engineering, electrical & lighting, mission-critical solutions and parking, HVAC & mechanical, landscape & turf, offered through stand-alone or integrated solutions. The enterprise offers custom facility solutions in rural, suburban, and urban areas to properties of all sizes whether those are schools, commercial buildings, hospitals, manufacturing plants, data centers, or airports. The company functions through its subsidiaries and is providing its services since 1909

Active Network

Active Network

A Dallas, TX-based company, Active Network is a global marketplace for events and activities that links participants and activity organizers, simultaneously providing intelligence solutions through its industry-leading data and insights platform. Its enterprise-level ACTIVEWorks platform provides organizers upgraded SaaS technology that streamlines the administration of events and activities. The company’s Active Network Activity Cloud platform blends intelligence solutions and data tools to deliver actionable insights that assist the organizers in better management of their events as well as increases both revenue and participation in the companies. The company specializes in Registration Software, Event Management Software, and Activity & Participation Management Software

Certica Solutions

Certica Solutions

Founded in 2000, Certica Solutions offers compliance and accountability solutions for the K-12 education system. The enterprise's data certification software, called Certify, allows education agencies to enhance funding, optimize, and ensure compliance with education policies and mandates. K12 analytic, assessment & data management solutions of the company provide a foundation for standards-based learning and teacher data. The headquarters of the company are in Wakefield, MA. The company specializes in K-12, Student Assessment, Data Quality, Item Banks, Cloud Platform, Platform-as-a-Service, Content Search, Education Data, Data Integration, EdTech Community, Learning Standards, Education Metadata, Analytics, Benchmark Assessments, and Formative Assessment

Custom Computer Specialists

Custom Computer Specialists

Custom Computer Specialists is a Hauppauge, NY based company that helps public and private sector customers throughout the Northeast by implementing technologies to enhance business, student and patient outcomes. The company offers an extensive array of services which comprise consulting, implementation, and support. In this way, the company helps businesses to maximize the value derived from IT investments. The enterprise’s core offerings comprise Managed and Onsite Support services and IT Network and Data Center solutions. The company was founded in 1979 and specializes in IT support, Education, IT consulting, Collaboration, IT integration, Healthcare, Managed Services, Data Centers, Telehealth, Servers, Data Security, and Cyber Security

Education First

Education First

Founded in 2006, the company is a national strategy and policy organization with special and deep expertise in education enhancement and reform. Education First directs its time and talent to assist clients that can obtain the greatest impact on education systems, students, and teachers. Being a professional services firm, the company pursues its bigger agenda of more equitable and impactful public education for all. The company is also committed to innovation. It keeps looking for modern and better ways to serve the field. In addition to the company’s client engagements, it keeps apart resources for pro-bono work that serves the field, advances its mission and spurs innovation

Fuel Education

Fuel Education

Fuel Education partners with schools and districts to fuel personalized learning and transform the education experience inside and outside the classroom. The company offers innovative solutions for pre-K through 12th grade that empower districts to implement and grow successful online and blended learning programs. Its open, easy-to-use Personalized Learning Platform, PEAK™, simplifies administration and enables teachers to customize courses using their content, more than 500 FuelEd courses and titles, third-party partner content, as well as open educational resources. Fuel Education offers the industry’s most extensive catalog of flexible digital curriculum, certified instruction, professional development, and educational services tailored to district and student needs

Premier Wireless

Premier Wireless

Provides Smart HotSpot, a sleek and easy-to-use device that offers digital equity to every student by providing access to Internet at any time, in any device