PORTLAND — AcademicMerit, a developer of online learning, instruction and assessment tools, won recognition last week at the annual Ed Tech Industry Summit in San Francisco.

The Portland-based company received a 2011 CODiE Award in the category of Best Student Assessment Solution for its products, Assessments21 and Literary Companion.

Headed by Ogden Morse III, the company received the award during a reception and dinner hosted by the Software & Information Industry Association.