SOURCE: Educational Options, Inc.

Educational Options, Inc.

April 07, 2011 12:29 ET

EdOptions Wins Two 2011 BESSIE Awards

FALLS CHURCH, VA--(Marketwire - April 7, 2011) - EdOptions has been honored with two 2011 Best Educational Software (BESSIE) Awards. BESSIEs are awarded by ComputED Learning Center, San Diego's leading computer education resource. Stars Suite®, EdOptions' Web-based instructional program, is the winner of the Multi-Level Multi-Subject Website category. Orchard Now, the elementary division's Web-delivered program with activities, practice, and state standard-aligned assessments, is the winner of the Early Elementary Math Assessment Website category. EdOptions has now received BESSIE Awards for four consecutive years.

The BESSIE Awards target innovative and content-rich programs and websites that provide parents and teachers with the technology to foster educational excellence. Winners are selected from titles submitted by publishers around the world. 

"EdOptions is committed to providing educators with products of the highest-quality that meet their needs and impact student achievement. We are extremely proud and honored for both Stars Suite® and Orchard Now to be acknowledged by the BESSIE 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 49 middle school and high school courses as well as Web-based solutions for state test preparation, high school preparation, and GED® studyEdOptions Online Academy, the virtual school division of EdOptions, is 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. Orchard Software™, the elementary division of EdOptions, provides targeted state standards-based instruction, assessment and data management for grades pre-K-9 in Reading, Language Arts, Math, and Science.

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