Here's the Latest from SchoolCity
September 10, 2014: SAS® Curriculum Pathways® Now Available to SchoolCity Assessment and Data Management Customers
SAS® Curriculum Pathways® is the latest product to join the growing resource content library within SchoolCity's STARS® Assessment and Data Management software. SchoolCity users can join the nearly 190,00 teachers and students already using the free digital resources for K-12.
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March 06, 2014: STARS™ ‹ LITE › A FREE Common Core Ready Assessment System for Teachers
SchoolCity Inc. is providing Teachers across the country with hundreds of Free Common Core Assessments and a Free Web-based Software tool called STARS™ LITE to help their students.
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SchoolCity Wows CALSA!
SchoolCity, a longtime Oro-level sponsor of the California Association of Latino Superintendants and Administrators (CALSA), just took part in CALSA's 11th Annual Summer Institute. This year's Institute, "A Collective Call to Action: Reinventing Educational Paradigms," featured SchoolCity's presentation, entitled ¡Unidos Podemos! Meeting the Challenge of the Common Core State Standards Together. Here's a short video used during our presentation:
SchoolCity and VersiFit Now Offering Complete Education Data Solutions to School Districts
Teachers and other education administrators will benefit from the technology alliance to offer comprehensive assessment, reporting, and analyses tools
SchoolCity, Inc., and VersiFit Technologies have announced an alliance to offer our nations' school districts a comprehensive educational solution to access a combined set of assessment, reporting and analyses tools. This alliance, under an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreements will allow districts to interact with either SchoolCity's STARS™ or with VersiFit's EdVantage™ data warehouse solution seamlessly. Teachers will have even more powerful tools to conduct critical data analysis to improve student performance.
SchoolCity Helping Teacher with Cost Effective Epson Scanners
SchoolCity, Inc., an education technology company providing K-12 assessment and accountability solutions, can populate instant test score results and help measure student performance faster and more efficiently using Epson WorkForce Pro document scanners. Epson WorkForce Pro GT-S50 and GT-S80 scanners have been certified for use with SchoolCity's STARS™, a suite of assessment software for accurate plain-paper scanning. The combined solution enables teachers to scan and retrieve test and assessment results instantly from their classroom.
"We surveyed school districts about their technology needs, and nearly every administrator agreed the solution should be available at a reasonableprice point, offer fast speeds and must be small and portable," said Vaseem Anjum, president and CEO of SchoolCity. "The Epson WorkForce Pro GT-S80 and GT-S50 scanners not only fit the bill but exceeded expectations with their easy-to-use features and reliability. Now teachers have the ability to deliver test results instantly and improve each student's learning environment more efficiently."
SchoolCity Teams with The Council of the Great City Schools
SchoolCity, Inc. is proud to announce its membership in Council of the Great City Schools' Blue Ribbon Corporate Advisory Group. SchoolCity, Inc. becomes one of only 12 companies selected to advise the nation's most prestigious organization devoted to improvement of urban, K-12 education.
The Council of the Great City Schools (CGCS) is the only national organization exclusively representing the needs of urban public schools. Composed of 65 large city school districts, its mission is to promote the cause of urban schools and to advocate for inner-city students through legislation, research and media relations.
CGCS' Blue Ribbon Corporate Advisory Group is composed of leaders from companies that share CGCS' priorities and commitment to urban public education. SchoolCity will advise the Council on strategies to improve urban public education.