GuideK12 Named a “Readers’ Choice Top Product” by District Administration Readers

Nominations from top K-12 leaders led to the selection of products that enhance learning across the country.

(Minneapolis, MN) December 1, 2015 — GuideK12 has been recognized for making a positive difference in education by K-12 leaders who named it to District Administration magazine’s “Readers’ Choice Top Products for 2015.”

“We are proud to receive the Readers’ Choice Top Product award for 2015. The team at GuideK12 takes great pride in the service and relationships we build with our clients, so an award that comes from our customer’s input means the world to us,” said Chuck Amos, GuideK12’s CEO.

GuideK12 is decision-support software that helps administrators make more proactive and effective decisions about student needs, program placement, boundary changes, school choice, emergency planning, and student performance by adding geographic context and data visualization. GuideK12 merges disparate data sets onto an interactive map for more informed, efficient, and transparent decisions.
District Administration’s Readers’ Choice Top Products awards program informs superintendents and other senior school district leaders about products their colleagues around the country are using to help their districts excel in a variety of areas, such as technology, sustainability, and curriculum instruction.

The winners were compiled from 2,100-plus nominations from the magazine’s readers over the past year. The Readers’ Choice Top Products has been announced online and in the December 2015 issue of District Administration.

“It was inspiring to learn about the products being used in today’s schools and classrooms that are helping districts succeed,” says JD Solomon, District Administration’s editorial director. “All of our 2015 honorees should be very proud of this achievement.”

About GuideK12™:
Minnesota-based GuideK12™ is the leading provider of web-based geovisual analytic tools that enable education decision-makers to instantly explore and analyze school district data by adding a geographic and visual dimension to student and community information. With spatial visualization of information, decisions on everything from boundary analysis to policy changes to resource planning and referendum planning can be faster and more insightful. GuideK12 translates data into actionable information so administrators can visualize, analyze, and predict. GuideK12 has received numerous education technology industry awards and nominations, including NSBA technology showcase, EdTech Digest Cool Tool Awards, SIIA Codie, and DA Top 100 products award. GuideK12 serves large metro, suburban, and rural school districts throughout the United States. It is owned by private investors and a private investment group based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For more about GuideK12, please visit

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JD Solomon
Editorial Director
District Administration magazine