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Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR) ED/IES SBIR News Archive

ED/IES SBIR in the News
ED/IES SBIR Blogs
ED/IES SBIR-Supported Products Win Industry Awards for Innovation
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ED/IES SBIR in the News

  • May, 2019 – Cosmos Magazine highlights ED/IES SBIR project for supporting the development of ECO. Read Here.
  • January, 2019 – STEMS produces a video review from the ED Games Expo. Watch Here.
  • January, 2019 – EdWeek Marketbrief writes about emerging technologies at the ED Games Expo. Read Here.
  • January, 2019 – WTOP News and Radio publishes a story on the ED Games Expo. Read and Listen Here.
  • January, 2019 – @USEDGOV publishes a video trailer from the 2019 ED Games Expo. Watch Here.
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ED/IES SBIR Blogs

  • September, 2019 – ED Homeroom publishes a blog on the NASA "Name The Rover" national student competition featuring ED/IES SBIR awardee Future Engineers. Read Here.
  • June, 2019 – Two IES blogs on the 2019 awards through its standard SBIR program and through its special program for tools to inform postsecondary decision making. Read Here and Here.
  • November, 2018 – An IES Blog features projects on National STEM Day. Read Here.
  • July, 2018 – An IES Blog highlights Future Engineers at Space Innovation Day at the Air and Space Museum. Read Here.
  • May, 2018 – An IES Blog highlight its 2018 SBIR awards. Read Here.
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ED/IES SBIR Products Win Industry Awards for Innovation

  • May, 2019 – A2i by Learning Ovations is a Finalist for an SIIA CODiE Award for the Best Emerging Instructional Technology Solution. Read Here.
  • December, 2018 – Venture Beat Magazine names ECO its "Game of the Year for 2018," an ED/IES SBIR learning game developed by Strange Loops Games. Read Here.
  • October, 2018 – Schell Games wins the “VR Education of the Year” for HoloLAB Champions from the VR Awards Read Here.
  • May, 2018 –Electric Funstuff won a Parents' Choice Gold for Up From The Dust. Read here.
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ED/IES SBIR Awardees in the News

  • September – ECO by Strange Loop Games is one of the invited participants in the UN Climate Summit. Read in a United Nations press release (Here), in USA Today (Here), and in the NY Post (Here).
  • August, 2019 – TechRaptor features HistoryMaker VR and Schell Games. Read Here.
  • June, 2019 – CNN features the NASA "Names The Rover" competition managed by a platform developed by ED/IES SBIR awardee Future Engineers. Read Here.
  • April, 2019 – The Los Altos Town Crier posts a story about a student who credited Happy Atoms by Schell Games for learning the periodic table of the elements. Read Here.
  • February, 2019 – HoloLAB Champions by Schell Games is featured in the K12 Newsletter. Read Here.
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