MindPlay Named Finalist for 2020 Tech Edvocate Award


September 17, 2020, Tucson, AZ— MindPlay online literacy publisher announced today that their reading program, MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach (MVRC), is a finalist for Best Literacy App or Tool in the 2020 Tech Edvocate Award program.

The Tech Edvocate Awards honor the best that edtech has to offer by recognizing outstanding companies, people and products. This is the fourth year of the awards program, which relies on edtech thought leaders and educators and also user votes to determine finalists and winners.

“We are very happy to be recognized as a leader in literacy by supportive MindPlay users and our edtech industry colleagues,” says Judith Bliss, CEO and founder of MindPlay. “We believe that everyone can learn to read and that is how we approach instruction. Having our success acknowledged is much appreciated by the entire MindPlay team.”

MVRC is an evidence-based, multimedia instructional solution that is personalized for each learner. It targets K12 learners, who can use the program independently, and is solidly designed on science of reading research. It has taught millions of students to read.

The Edvocate is an organization that aims to help effect positive change in education technology in P20 settings. They believe that technology does more good than harm and that adapting is the best course of action.

About MindPlay

Founder Judith Bliss started the MindPlay Company more than 30 years ago, to create a solution to the challenges of learning to read.  After overcoming her own reading disability, her goal was to help struggling learners succeed in school and life. MindPlay’s mission is to develop, publish, and distribute cost-effective learning tools that support individual growth and skill development. The curriculum includes clear objectives, inviting graphics and technological innovations. MindPlay educational software programs appeal to multiple learning styles, identify individual student needs and differentiate instruction. www.mindplay.com.



Susan McLester

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