Rancho Cordova, CA (PRWEB) July 28, 2015
Today, PowerSchool announces the availability of the PowerSchool Mobile app for the Apple Watch. PowerSchool, the market leading SIS with over 40 million users delivers an unrivaled, innovative user experience and is the first student information system (SIS) to provide an App for the Apple Watch. PowerSchool has more than seven million mobile users that stay engaged with real-time access to attendance, grades, assignments and GPA, on their mobile devices.
The PowerSchool Apple Watch app provides critical information that can be easily viewed on the Apple Watch to keep stakeholders informed of student activities. Push notifications help parents stay up-to-date on class attendance, assignments, school and classroom activities, and their child’s academic progress. Using the combination of the Apple Watch features and PowerSchool’s reliable functionality, the PowerSchool Mobile app delivers a premium user experience on the most contemporary technology device available.
“We are delighted to announce the release of PowerSchool Mobile for the Apple Watch,” said Bryan MacDonald, managing director of PowerSchool. “PowerSchool has long been the market leader in providing intuitive, feature-rich functionality in our SIS. This latest offering is a natural extension of the PowerSchool Mobile app and emphasizes our commitment to developing the most advanced yet easy-to-use products. Our Apple Watch App gives our parents and students immediate access to information they need on the devices they want to use, helping them make more informed decisions about student learning.”
PowerSchool is the most widely-used SIS, serving more than 13 million students in the US, Canada and in more than 70 countries. PowerSchool plays a central role in K12 education, serving as the hub of customers’ education ecosystems with robust features and APIs that allow education stakeholders to effectively manage school processes and student data and connect education technologies relied upon in school offices and classrooms alike.
PowerSchool Mobile is available for free to parents and students as an extension of the PowerSchool Mobile Application in the Apple App Store. To learn more about PowerSchool Mobile, visit http://www.powerschool.com/powerschool-mobile/.
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Media Contact: Laura Howe, laura.howe(at)pearson(dot)com, (202) 471-2187