MackinVIA, the free digital content management system, was awarded its 7th consecutive Best of Show Award, recognizing it as an industry-leading innovator with its highly sought-after classroom and remote learning product.
Burnsville, MN (June 29, 2022) – The free MackinVIA™ digital content management platform was awarded the prestigious Tech & Learning Best of Show Award for the seventh consecutive time at this year’s International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE). The award spotlights those products and services that show the greatest promise for educators and students, according to the country’s most tech-savvy educators. The judges from Tech & Learning rated their impressions on a sliding scale, evaluating areas such as quality, effectiveness, ease of use, and creative use of technology.
The annual conference was attended by educators and technology specialists from around the world. “Being acknowledged, continually, by this organization is an honor that continues to excite and humble us,” stated Mesa Heise, Director of Digital Services at Mackin. “To be continually seen as a leader and evaluated at this level among such esteemed companies and receive this award is exciting and reaffirms that we are on the right path to providing the essential tools for students and educators in classrooms, schools, and libraries, as well as in distance learning environments.”
The free MackinVIA digital content management system continues to be refined by Mackin. Many of the enhancements that have helped solidify this year’s award come from educator contributions as well as those of the cutting-edge technical team who develop and maintain this award-winning tool.
For nearly 40 years, Mackin has provided library and classroom materials for grades PK-12. Known for their substantial catalog that boasts more than 18,000 publishers with over 3.5 million print books, Mackin’s ever-growing digital catalog now includes more than 3 million digital products including eBooks, databases, audiobooks, read-alongs, and video resources – all available through their free, multiple-award-winning digital content management system, MackinVIA. The addition of Mackin’s Accessit Library now provides schools and districts with an advanced and very robust library management system. For more information, visit www.mackin.com or call 800-245-9540.