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  • The PowerSchool for Students and PowerSchool for Parents Android apps are now available

    By: Katie Becker | November, 2013 | 1,218 views | No Comments | Posted in: PowerSchool

    The PowerSchool for Students and PowerSchool for Parents Android apps are now available! With these two apps, users will see live attendance, assignments, scores, grades, school announcements, and more, right from their teachers’ grade books. Make sure your school is configured for mobile access and download the apps today!
    Download the PowerSchool for Students Here
    Download the PowerSchool for Parents Here

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  • PowerSchool for Students and PowerSchool for Parents Mobile App Update

    By: Aaron Morrison | September, 2012 | 6,014 views | 47 Comments | Posted in: PowerSchool, Technology in the Classroom

    Today we live in an age where Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is changing the way students learn and interact with their environment and their academic peers, and yet today, in 2012 there are millions of new junior high and high school students wandering around campus with a crumpled paper school map and paper course schedule shoved into their pockets. With our updated PowerSchool for Students mobile app and PowerSchool for Parents mobile app, we are happy to announce that’s now a thing of the past! School maps and course …

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  • Now Introducing PowerSchool Apps!

    By: Aaron Morrison | January, 2012 | 89,363 views | 205 Comments | Posted in: PowerSchool, Technology in the Classroom

    PowerSchool for Parents and PowerSchool for Students apps, are now available for download from the Apple iTunes App Store! These apps will provide real-time access to attendance, grades, assignments, scores and much more, to users with an Apple iPhone®, iPod Touch® and iPad® running iOS version 4.0 or later and who are currently enrolled in PowerSchool 7.1 or later.
    What features will these new apps include? For starters, students and parents can integrate the app with their Facebook and Twitter accounts to share scores and grades with friends and family. Both …

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  • Our Special Announcement

    By: Aaron Morrison | January, 2012 | 1,527 views | 6 Comments | Posted in: News, PowerSchool

    Our team at Pearson is always looking for ways to advance and innovate. With this said, we are delighted to announce the arrival of PowerSchool apps for iPhone®, iPod Touch® and iPad® users! We are truly thrilled to share the news, and look forward to providing you with details as we get closer to the launch date. Stay tuned because you don’t want to miss this!
    -Pearson School Systems Team

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  • PowerSchool Reaches 10 Millionth Student

    By: Aaron Morrison | December, 2011 | 3,769 views | 1 Comment | Posted in: News, PowerSchool

    From left to right:
    Chris Bauer, Bhreagh’s Dad
    Shelley Richardson, Director of the Kids Help Phone, Atlantic Region
    Bhreagh Bauer, Pearson’s 10-millionth student
    Ramona Jennex, Nova Scotia Minister of Education
    Sheonagh Mc Cullough, Bhreagh’s Mom
    Paul Fletcher, President of the School Systems group of Pearson

    Eleventh grader, Bhreagh Bauer, from Horton High School in Nova Scotia, Canada, was recently marked as the 10 millionth student to enroll through PowerSchool. Her high school acquired access to PowerSchool through a province-wide initiative called iNSchool—a program intended to leverage technology to support student success. PowerSchool was the central program …

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  • PowerSchool Training When You Want It

    By: Aaron Morrison | October, 2011 | 10,775 views | 1 Comment | Posted in: PowerSchool

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    When you hear about a new tool you want (or are required) to use in your classroom, how do you learn how to use it? By attending school-sponsored professional development workshops? By asking a trusted colleague for a demo? By independently pouring through all the material you can find?
    What if you could get a little tutorial whenever you needed it from someone who was infinitely patient?
    That’s the main idea behind Pearson’s Mastery in Minutes: to provide you the bit of information you need when you need it. The …

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  • PowerSchool Summit Series: Core Tools for Student Success

    By: Aaron Morrison | October, 2011 | 3,009 views | 3 Comments | Posted in: PowerSchool

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    What do you get when you mix a group of PowerSchool-savy school folks plus a team of Pearson’s best trainers and have them focus on standards for three days? A robust school- and district-level ability to develop educational success strategies for students in PowerSchool 7.0.
    In the Core Tools for Student Success summit, System Administrators will learn how to implement standards in PowerSchool 7.0, how to create standards-based report cards using ReportWorks, and how to implement custom pages using PowerSchool 7.0.
    Curriculum specialists will learn about Ken O’Connor’s 15 …

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  • PowerSchool 7.0 is Live!

    By: Aaron Morrison | June, 2011 | 3,039 views | 4 Comments | Posted in: PowerSchool

    We announced the launch of the latest versions of PowerSchool and PowerTeacher at PowerSchool University in Charleston, South Carolina (4 days early!). We have included some information below, in case you missed it. Also, you can check out the website for the keynote.
    “Over the last 18 months, we have replaced all legacy infrastructure within PowerSchool, so the system is now a 100% Java application that now runs on the Oracle 11g database,” said Paul Fletcher, president of the School Systems group of Pearson. “This investment keeps PowerSchool on pace with …

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  • PowerSchool 7.0

    By: Aaron Morrison | June, 2011 | 4,890 views | 10 Comments | Posted in: Classroom Resources, PowerSchool

    We are ecstatic for the June 24th release of PowerSchool 7.0! We are so excited that ecstatic may be an understatement… We are thrilled, happy, confident, anxious and proud!
    PowerSchool supports more than 10 million students in 50 states and over 60 countries. Our goal has always been to enable educators to make timely decisions that impact student performance while creating a collaborative environment for parents, teachers, students, and administrators. With this goal in mind, we continually strategize and discuss ways to make PowerSchool better. We’ve spent countless months, days, hours …

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