June 1, 2022 (Columbia, Maryland) – Pearson Virtual Schools (PVS) has been honored with two 2022 EdTech Digest Awards for education technology excellence and overall edtech category leadership. PVS is the division of Pearson that supports K-12 online education including its noted Connections Academy program--which has provided a full-time online public school option for students for more than 20 years.
The first PVS EdTech Digest award recognizes the Connections Academy full-time online school program as a finalist in the ‘e-learning, blended, flipped solution or remote solution’ category in the “Cool Tools” Awards.
Pearson Virtual Schools itself was honored as a finalist in ‘EdTech Company Setting a Trend’ category of the ‘EdTech Trendsetter’ Award.
Celebrating its 12th year, the EdTech Digest Awards program is the world's largest recognition program for education technology, recognizing the biggest names in EdTech – and those who soon will be. The Awards recognize products, organizations and individuals for outstanding contributions in transforming education through technology to enrich the lives of learners everywhere. Featuring EdTech’s best and brightest, the annual program shines a spotlight on cool tools, inspiring leaders and innovative trendsetters across the K-12, Higher Education, and Skills and Workforce sectors.