Top 5 Reasons Why Now is the Time to Get Certified
Educators have enough to juggle these days without having to figure out if your company’s software will plug-and-play with the rest of their digital ecosystem. Here are five ways 1EdTech certification gives you an advantage when institutional leaders consider their digital learning priorities.
A name they trust. The 1EdTech Certified Product Directory provides high-traffic marketing exposure as the authoritative source for 1EdTech certified products. When institutions shop, they start here first.
Stand out in a crowd. Certification goes beyond claims of “compliance." Having an 1EdTech certification shows your dedication to improving outcomes for teachers and learners.
Play well with others. 1EdTech certification guarantees interoperability across the widest range of integrations and thousands of certified products. The list continues to grow every day.
Stay sharp. 1EdTech certified products are backed by expert technical support to troubleshoot any technical issues that may occur—making the implementation of a standard easier.
You're in good company. As part of the 1EdTech community, you’ll be ahead of the curve with updates to standards and involvement in the evolution of conformance testing.
“Districts count on our implementation of 1EdTech specifications to transfer mission-critical information between vendors. 1EdTech certification is key to our successful supplier partnerships.”Barry Brahier, Ph.D.Chief Product Officer for Teaching & LearningInfinite Campus
Ready. Set. Certified.
As an 1EdTech member, it's easy to run an online 1EdTech certification test using the member-only reference implementation to see how your digital resources and software measures up in a specific standard.
Use our detailed report and test as many times as you like on as many products as you like. Then submit your successful test to us. We'll review the results and put your product in the 1EdTech Certified Product Directory.
We partner with you every step of the way, ensuring you achieve certification and get the promotion your product deserves. If you have any questions please contact us.
Let’s get started together.
Check out our Development, Testing, and Conformance Central resource. Log in with your 1EdTech credentials. Get your 1EdTech certification. It's free for 1EdTech members.
“1EdTech consistently demonstrates its value and trust by enabling timely integrations and interoperability with our customers. Getting our products certified is how we show commitment to secure and interoperable digital learning ecosystems.”Rick JohnsonCo-Founder and Vice President of Product StrategyVitalSource
Are Your Products 1EdTech Certified?
1EdTech has a community-governed testing program that enables products to be certified compliant with specific 1EdTech standards and features of the standards. For technology suppliers, participation in the 1EdTech certification process is the fastest and most cost-effective way to achieve product integrations. For institutions, ensuring that your educational technology tools are 1EdTech certified is the best way to establish a plug-and-play ecosystem, allowing your tools and content to work together seamlessly, giving you more choice, and reducing your total cost of ownership.
1EdTech members get access to expert support to implement the standards before testing. 1EdTech conformance certification is available for the following 1EdTech standards:
- Accessible Portable Item Protocol® (APIP®)
- Caliper Analytics®
- Common Cartridge®
- Learning Tools Interoperability® (LTI®)
- LTI Advantage
- Interactive Whiteboard/Common File Format
- Learning Information Services
- Open Badges
- Question and Test Interoperability® (QTI®)
- Thin Common Cartridge®