Eric Masters
Apr 24, 2017

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IO Education, a market leader in helping educators use data to improve outcomes, has received two awards from ComputED Gazette’s 23rd Annual Best Educational Software Awards (BESSIE). IO Insights won Best Districtwide Data Reporting Website, and IO Assessment won Best Online Assessment Solution.

IO Education Earns Two BESSIE Awards from ComputED Gazette

ATLANTA – Apr. 24, 2017 – The BESSIE Awards by ComputED Gazette honor innovative and content-rich programs and websites that provide teachers and parents with the technology necessary to empower student growth. Award winners are selected based upon criteria that includes academic content, technical merit, subject approach and management system.

“Receiving these awards is truly an honor and reinforces our drive and mission to help educators maximize their impact on student outcomes,” said Michael Williamson, chief executive officer of IO Education. “We believe that technology can be a powerful tool to help at all levels of the educational system and we are continuing to aggressively invest in in our platforms and solutions for educators as we continue to innovate.”

IO Insights is a student data solution that breaks down data silos and aggregates data into IO Education’s K-12 data platform to create easy to use reports and dashboards as well as the Virtual Data Wall that allows educators to always have access to the right data at the right time.

IO Assessment is a comprehensive interim and formative assessment solution that aligns with state and district standards. Educators can quickly and easily create, deliver, score and analyze assessments to determine a student’s strengths and weaknesses to better inform instruction in order to drive student growth.

For more information about IO Education and its award-wining data solutions, visit

About IO Education
As a leader in the education technology industry for over 18 years, IO Education is on a mission to empower educators through data to improve educational outcomes. The solutions from IO Education are used in all 50 states by over 7,500 schools and 120,000 educators, supporting instruction for over 5,000,000 students. The company is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

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