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.

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. Tools like Skyward allow for that.” STEVENS POINT, Wis.

Texas districts enlist Skyward for data integration

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Two Texas institutions, Mesquite Independent School District and Village Tech Schools, have enlisted Skyward, a K-12 school administrative software provider, to unify school management and data processes. Both districts identified customer service as the primary factor in selecting Skyward, along with student data security, parent engagement and ease-of-use for teachers. Implementation aims to help districts streamline data and management processes.

Skyward expands use of the Ed-Fi Data Standard

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Comprehensive data technology is intended to improve school districts’ data submissions.

Incident IQ Announces New Apps Architecture for its K-12 Technology Support Platform

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Incident IQ , the K12 technology support platform, has unveiled its new Incident IQ Apps Architecture that enables support for dozens of popular K-12 technologies at the ISTE Conference (Booth #2033).

How to Quickly Create, Send, & Translate a Parent Newsletter

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You can learn with education technology specialists who are Google Certified. Canvas, Skyward, Google Classroom, etc.). “At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child’s success is the positive involvement of parents.” ” – Jane D. Hull.

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How we turned around our scheduling methods

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Skyward , our student information system (SIS), paired very well with arena scheduling—offering our students and staff the best possible registration experience. We have had 700 students hit Skyward the first minute registration opens, and we have yet to crash.

How we turned around our student tardy numbers

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Skyward , our student information system, and School Technology Associates, Inc. Skyward then received students’ attendance information and automated processes to assign students detentions and notify families of disciplinary actions through email.

Partnerships strengthen computer science movement

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the staff at Pacelli Catholic Schools is working closely with Skyward , which is based nearby, to implement technology-based courses and computer science courses into the curriculum. Skyward has provided mentors to the district and brings industry perspective to the district.

I Moved a Drone With My Mind. Soon Your Students Will Too.

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Hovering here and there and lurching around a bit but most certainly skyward. The drone was part of a demonstration of the powerful technology that the neuroinfomatics company EMOTIV offered at a conference on the power of technology and education. Education Technology STEM Whole-Child Learning 21st Century Skills Artificial IntelligenceI recently moved a drone with my mind.

How to Quickly Create, Send, & Translate a Parent Newsletter

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Canvas, Skyward, Google Classroom, etc.). cross posted at teacherrebootcamp.com Shelly Terrell is a Technology and Computer teacher, education consultant, and author of books including Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions in Your Classroom.

In the marketplace: Measuring student progress, new digital solutions, personalized learning, and more

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Tech-savvy educators know they must stay on top of the myriad changes and trends in education to learn how teaching and learning can best benefit from technology’s near-constant change.