The ComputED Gazette is pleased to announce winners of its 16th Annual Best Educational Software Awards. The 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. A list of last year's winners is available. The BESSIES have had the distinction of previously being co-sponsored by the CBS-affiliate in San Diego (KFMB-TV, Channel 8).
Math Website: DreamBox Learning K-2 Math (DreamBox
Learning (425) 637-8900)
Multimedia Creation: Pixie 2 (Tech4Learning, Inc.
Multi-Subject Website: Time4Learning.com (Time4Learning
Thinking Skills: Kidspiration (Inspiration (800) 877-4292)
Special Education Website: MangoMon (Learning Today
(954) 584-5250) - see review
Reading Assessment Website: Diagnostic Online Reading
Assessment (Curriculum Associates (800) 225-0248)
Special Education: My School Day (Social Skill Builder, Inc.
(703) 795-7813) - see review
Home School Math Website: Mathletics.com (3P Learning
Reading/Literacy Website: Smart Tutor - Reading
(Learning Today (954) 584-5250)
Science Website: Neighborhood Explorers (LetterPress Software
(435) 755-5996) - see review
Math Website: Smart Tutor - Math (Learning Today
Math Assessment Website: Diagnostic Online Math Assessment
(Curriculum Associates (800) 225-0248) - see review
Math: Orchard Math 4-9 Software (Orchard Learning
Data Exploration: Inspire Data (Inspiration (800) 877-4292)
Math Remediation Website: Apangea Math (Apangea Learning