April 07, 2015 11:50 ET

Teq Online PD Named a Finalist by 2015 EdTechDigest Awards for Best Professional Development Solution

HUNTINGTON, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 7, 2015) -  Teq, the educational technology and professional development company, today announced that its innovative Online PD solution was selected as finalist for the 2015 EdTech Awards, which recognizes the best and brightest tools, leaders and trendsetters in education and technology. Teq Online PD -- the first live and interactive online professional development offering with web-based courses for K-12 educators -- was selected by EdTechDigest's panel of industry influencers and veterans.

"We are thrilled to be recognized by the EdTech Awards for our Online PD solution, that provides a flexible and personalized way for educators to engage in professional development," said Chris Hickey, President of Teq. "With the ever changing nature of technology, Teq Online PD allows teachers to stay proficient and up-to-date with the latest technologies."

Teq Online PD courses are broadcast live and in person via the web, providing a format that allows educators to interact with the instructor, and then review the recorded video at their own pace. The more than 50 courses, offered on a rotating basis, include "Math and Your Interactive Whiteboard," "Early Childhood Literacy," "SMART Board Certification," "Google Apps," and "Learning with the iPad."

"In keeping with the mission of EdTechDigest, we are proud to share these cool tools, bold leaders and innovative trendsetters that we hope will inspire learners and leaders everywhere," said Victor Rivero, editor EdTechDigest. "They are reshaping the education culture, and are creating a new and better future for students everywhere."

About Teq

Dedicated to championing the evolution of the modern classroom, Teq has provided solutions to improve student learning since 1972. Its professional development team of more than 23 education professionals works closely to empower educators, leverage and improve technology integration, and increase student achievement and success. Teq provides clients with a unique blend of experienced service, innovative products, and incomparable support while fostering passion and creativity in the twenty-first century learning environment.

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