Hands-On Labs was recently announced as a winner of the 2020 Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence. HOL was recognized in the Software category for the HOL Cloud, the only learning platform built by science instructors, for science instructors. Integrating seamlessly with existing learning management systems and providing educators with complete control over their digital classroom, the HOL Cloud offers a trusted solution for bringing lab science courses into the world of distance-learning.
For over four decades, the Tech & Learning Awards of Excellence have recognized exceptional products and services within education technology. The Awards of Excellence celebrate products and services released or re-released over the last year, as well as their contribution to educators across the country.
This year, the awards updated their categories to help educators identify the products that will solve the unique problems the industry faces as we near the Fall 2020 semester.
A panel of tech-savvy educators with first-hand experience of the industry evaluated a variety of nominated products and services and selected those that improve the way educators work and students learn. Products were evaluated on the following:
- Uniqueness in Market
- Helps Schools Ability to Solve a Problem
- Price value
- Suitability for use
“For over 40 years, Tech & Learning has reported on how edtech products are improving teaching and learning — and this has never been more important than during this unprecedented time,” said Tech & Learning Publisher and Content Director Christine Weiser. “For this year’s contest, our judges looked for stand-out products that are helping schools navigate these challenges by solving problems and driving innovation.”