SOURCE: Educational Options, Inc.

Educational Options, Inc.

September 27, 2010 08:53 ET

EdOptions™ and Orchard Learning Win 2010 EDDIE Awards

FALLS CHURCH, VA--(Marketwire - September 27, 2010) - EdOptions ( and its elementary division, Orchard Learning (, have been honored by ComputED Gazette's 15th Annual Education Review (EDDIE) Awards ( Stars Suite®, the Web-based instructional program from EdOptions, is the winner of the Best Multi-Subject Website category. Orchard Software Language Arts Grades 7-9 is the winner for the Middle School Language Arts category. Stars Suite® was also highlighted in a ComputED Gazette software review ( EdOptions has now received EDDIE awards for three consecutive years.

The EDDIE Awards target innovative and content-rich programs and websites that augment the classroom curriculum and improve teacher productivity, providing parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. Winners are selected from titles submitted by publishers around the world.

"At EdOptions and Orchard Learning we strive to provide the highest-quality curriculum and content delivery for a wide range of students. We are thrilled for both Stars Suite® and Orchard Software to receive recognition from the EDDIE Awards." - James Hagedorn, EdOptions President and COO.

About Educational Options, Inc.
EdOptions is an award-winning education technology firm located in Falls Church, Virginia. Its premier product, Stars Suite®, has served more than one million students nationwide and features 48 middle- and high school courses as well as Web-based solutions for state test preparation, high school preparation, and GED® study. Other divisions include Blue Ridge International Academy, a fully accredited online high school designed to support both public and non-traditional educational institutions with rigorous curriculum, powerful Web-based technology, and certified-teacher support. For more information, visit

About Orchard Learning, Inc.
Orchard Learning is a publisher of award-winning educational software including Orchard Software, its flagship product line, which provides targeted state standards-based instruction, assessment and data management for grades pre-K through nine in reading, language arts, math, and science. Orchard Learning products also include PracticePlanet, online test practice correlated to state testing standards; GAMCO Educational Software, single-title curriculum solutions; and Educational Activities Software, software titles across the curriculum for middle school through adult learners. For more information, visit

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