Bloomz Wins Best New Product in 2016 EdTech Digest Awards

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The teacher-parent communication app was honored as a finalist in three other categories

(Redmond, WA) — The fast-growing teacher-parent communication app Bloomz has won the 2016 EdTech Digest Cool Tool Award for “New Product or Service.” The free app was also honored as a finalist in three other categories: “Communication Solution,” “Early Learning,” and “Classroom Management Solution for Teachers.”

The EdTech Digest Awards Recognition Program shines a spotlight on the best and brightest tools, leaders, and trendsetters pushing forward today’s education revolution. The 2016 finalists and winners illuminate the dark corners of education by showcasing brilliant minds at work resolving the challenges that educators and students face. The people behind these methods, ideas, apps, platforms, products, services, and environments for learning are getting workable technology solutions for education widely known about and well thought of.

“Technology is opening a door to a renaissance in education,” said Victor Rivero, the editor-in-chief of EdTech Digest. “With so much quality out there, we’re very excited to honor the best and brightest in education technology today. These cool tools are standouts among a robust field, all of them energizing education with workable solutions and inspiring spirit.”

Bloomz is a teacher communication app that provides real-time updates, event and volunteer coordination (including parent-teacher conference signups), and community-building tools to engage with today’s generation of parents. The highly rated app also allows schools to be proactive with their communication, helping teachers reduce communication and coordination time, and getting parents and families involved.

“Having Bloomz recognized as a finalist in four award categories and taking home the ‘New Product or Service’ award is a great honor for our entire team,” said Chaks Appalabattula, the founder and CEO of Bloomz. “We are proud to be ranked among so many outstanding leaders in education. This award gives us strong validation that we are providing schools and communities an easy-to-use communication solution that works.”


About the EdTech Digest Awards Program

Recognizing cool tools, trendsetters, and leaders in the education and technology sector, the mission of the annual awards program is to get workable technology solutions for education widely known about and well thought of, with the purpose of reshaping the education culture and creating a new and better future for students. Over the years, the best products and brightest minds have been featured helping millions of students, teachers, parents, administrators, and others in and around education. For more information, please visit

About Bloomz

Bloomz is the free mobile and web app that connects educators with parents in a secure, social, private environment. In Bloomz, parents feel more connected than they ever have to their children’s world, and teachers have more time than ever before, because they have everything they need in one simple-to-use tool. Learn more at

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