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London, United Kingdom, 2011/03/22 - Whizz Education, a leading provider of online maths tuition, has taken home one of the principal prizes in education, winning the Innovation award at the Education Resources Awards (ERAs) last Friday for Maths-Whizz.
Whizz Education, a leading provider of online maths tuition, has taken home one of the principal prizes in education, winning the Innovation award at the Education Resources Awards (ERAs) last Friday for Maths-Whizz. The ERAs honour the quality and diversity of educational products and resources, educational establishments and the most dedicated members of the industry.
The Awards are organised by the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) and Brilliant Marketing Solutions Ltd, and celebrate the innovative approach to learning and teaching. All winners were selected by a large independent panel of experienced educational professionals.
The judges commented: “We found its approach fun and engaging with many original ideas within an innovative interface to make maths easier for young learners”.
Ray Douse, financial director of Whizz Education comments: “This win means a lot for our business both in the UK and internationally. The objective of Maths-Whizz is to bring together teachers, children and their parents and we feel the judges clearly recognised and valued this feature.”
Ray Barker of BESA commented: “... I would like to congratulate Whizz Education for winning this award.”
Richard Marett, CEO of Whizz Education comments: “Online education creates real space for young people to practice and engage with maths. Parents, teachers and students across the world have been able to experience first-hand how Maths-Whizz, the system that defines premium online learning, raises standards at home and in school through this ‘Triangle of Success’. It is thus able to underpin national aims of investing in intellectual evolution in order to underpin national success and sustainability. We are delighted to have won this prestigious award.”
Maths-Whizz®, brought to you by Whizz Education, is an online suite of services that guarantees raised standards in numeracy for 5 to 13-year-olds. It can be purchased directly by parents and also through schools. Over 70,000 students across the world enjoy our award-winning system that creates the best possible learning outcomes by building confidence and encouraging linked learning at home and in schools. Maths-Whizz works within the Maths-Age™• standard to make learning fun, by creating a shared learning experience for students, parents and teachers with online personalised tutoring, whole class interactive tools and best practice support. Maths-Whizz is therefore proving to be a social imperative in the UK and for countries across the world looking to be at the forefront of global innovation and development.