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Introducing a new State and District Data Validation Tool for SKYWARD® Users

eSchool News

announces a new suite of data validation tools for districts using the Skyward brand Student Information System (SIS). Level Data’s software operates like an invisible overlay on the Skyward platform, so users get all of the functionality delivered to them without having to learn anything new.

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Skyward Appoints Scott Glinski as CEO Beginning in 2019

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(August 7, 2018) ­– Skyward announced the appointments of a new chief executive officer (CEO) and president effective January 1, 2019. The company’s board of directors have selected Scott Glinski, current president, as Skyward’s next CEO. Ray Ackerlund, current chief marketing officer, will succeed Glinski as Skyward’s next president.

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Edtech Providers Collaborate for a Unified Approach to Interoperability

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This lack of interoperability results in a frustrating and fragmented experience, much like the challenges faced during our hypothetical movie night, and teachers and education leaders end up spending time on rostering rather than learning. Why is implementation worth it? Change is hard on anybody, and the process does take time.

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Skyward Honors 2018 Leader in Excellence Winners at iCon

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Pete Beach, Florida for the 16th annual Skyward International Conference (iCon). Based on the theme “Passport to the Future,” the conference brought together attendees and Skyward leaders to discuss how districts can leverage education technology to put their future-ready district on the map. STEVENS POINT, Wis.

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What Teachers Need to Know about The New Google for Education App Hub

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

about the effects of feedback in technology-based assessment, you’ll know that seamless assessment-to-feedback loops can impact learning outcomes positively (van der Kleij, F. The fact that you can automate this with partners like Clever or Skyward is an admin dream come true. Feskens, R. C., & Eggen, T.

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5 Steps to Creating a Technology Internship Program

EdTech Magazine

MORE FROM EDTECH: Check out the do's and don'ts of project-based learning in K–12. When creating this vision, remember that success in this program depends on how well students own the classroom and lead their own learning. Teachers facilitate future learning, onboard students and maintain the highest expectations for students’ work.

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Skyward’s Communication Portal Connects Parents to the Learning Process

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Skyward, a leading K-12 administrative software provider, helps districts create new levels of parent engagement while increasing transparency, collaboration, and accountability. With Skyward, better engagement starts with a parent portal that provides families with up-to-date announcements, events, upcoming assignments, and messages.

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