SimplyFun Games Earn Prestigious Awards

Oppenheim, Academics’ Choice select SimplyFun games for their educational value

Bellevue, WA, Dec. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SimplyFun, LLC., publisher of award-winning educational board games, has received two awards for 2018 game releases from Oppenheim Toy Portfolio and Academics’ Choice Awards.

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio awarded Math & STEM game, Marble Matrix, the 2018 Gold Seal Award. Gold Seal Awards are given to outstanding new products that enhance the lives of children. Oppenheim award winners are selected by a noted expert in child development, children’s literature and education, and are further tested by Oppenheim’s most objective panel of judges - kids. Previous SimplyFun recipients of the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal Award are Dinosaur Challenge and Kilter.

SimplyFun has also been awarded a 2018 Academics’ Choice Brain Toy Award for its newly released Life & Thinking Skills game, Rolling Tides, which was selected for its mind-building excellence. Academics’ Choice Awards program and its seal of excellence are recognized worldwide by consumers and educational institutions as a mark of genuinely effective learning tools that stimulate the mind and provide potential for the student to fully develop higher order thinking skills. This is the 12th Academics’ Choice Award for SimplyFun.

“Our product team at SimplyFun deserves much credit for creating games that merit awards such as these; and it is of note that all of SimplyFun's 2018 releases have been recognized with awards of achievement,” said Patty Pearcy, President and CEO of SimplyFun. “We are honored that both Oppenheim and Academics’ Choice chose to award SimplyFun games from the many games that they evaluate each year.”

About SimplyFun 

SimplyFun believes in the undeniable power of shared play to learn, grow, and realize our fullest, brightest potential. We champion a vibrant, play-based education that enriches our families and ourselves. To contribute to what’s truly important in life—the potential of our children, the success of our schools, and our own personal fulfillment.

Founded in 2004, SimplyFun provides its Playologists (Independent Consultants) the opportunity to make a difference for kids and families with its skills-focused board games while earning income through direct sales opportunities in person and online.


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