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  • Six Amazing Apps for the Android Using Student

    By: Aaron Morrison | November, 2011 | 7,866 views | 3 Comments | Posted in: Technology in the Classroom

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    Not too long ago, we highlighted Six iPhone® Apps for the Studying Student. We understand that not every student owns an iPhone, so we promised to highlight some Android apps as well. As we mentioned in the previous post for iPhone users, this time of year can be stressful for students as they prepare for finals.  Hopefully students will use their easily accessible tools, such as the Android, to assist them in easing those stresses. So without further ado, here are six useful apps for the Android using student.
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  • Success at the Summit

    By: Aaron Morrison | November, 2011 | 1,943 views | 3 Comments | Posted in: Uncategorized

    Customers were excited to participate in the Core Tools for Student Success summit held in Farmington, CT., October 25-27th. The annual summit series focuses on a specific theme and is designed for both PowerSchool System Administrators and Curriculum specialists. This year’s theme was specific to the new Common Core standards.
    While attending the summit in Connecticut, customers learned how to use ReportWorks to build standards-based report cards and how to use the new Standards Visualizer tool in PowerSchool. They also took some time out to discuss key issues around standards-based grading …

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  • Six iPhone Apps for the Studying Student

    By: Aaron Morrison | November, 2011 | 4,652 views | 1 Comment | Posted in: Technology in the Classroom

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    As we get deeper into the school year, students may feel they have an overload of information they must learn and retain. Not only are they cramming facts into their brains, but they must also remember deadlines for assignments and possibly recall where they placed a paper they need as a resource. Among that, November is an especially demanding time for students as they prepare for finals, and some may even find this month a time they must dedicate to saving a failing grade. With all of the …

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