Several EDUCATE cohorts will find out tomorrow whether they are among the winners in the Bett Awards 2019.
The awards, which will be announced at a special ceremony at the Bett Show, include 21 categories covering every aspect of EdTech design. development and business collaboration.
Overall, EDUCATE start-ups, SMEs and entrepreneurs are mentioned 19 times in the list of finalists, with some appearing in more than one category.
The Bett Awards celebrate the creativity and innovation in the EdTech sector and form an integral part of the Bett Show each year. The winners have excelled in ICT provision and support in education, with a focus on what works in the classroom.
Professor Rose Luckin, EDUCATE Director, said: “The inclusion of so many of our cohorts, in so many categories, is a testament to their hard work, innovation and entrepreneurialism, and to the contribution of the EDUCATE programme to the sector.”
The 2019 EDUCATE Bett Show Finalists are:
Innovator of the Year
Early Years Content
- EasyPeasy – EasyPeasy App
- Discovery Education – Discovery Education Espresso News
- CENTURY Tech
- Mangahigh – Mangahigh.com
Whole School Aids for Learning. Teaching and Assessment
- Learning Ladders
Best Education Resource for Parents or Home Learning
- Auris Tech Limited – Fonetti
- Learning Ladders – Learning Ladders at Home
Free Digital Content or Open Educational Resources
- EduKit Solutions Limited – EduKit Insight
Collaboration with a School
Start-up of the Year
International Digital Education Resource
- Discovery Education – Egyptian Knowledge Bank
- Kano – Computer Kit Touch
Exporter of the Year
Company of the Year (less than £3m turnover)