AUSTIN, Texas, March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SchooLinks, Inc. announced a new collaboration with PowerSchool, a leading provider of K-12 education technology solutions, to create a seamless data exchange to help districts efficiently deploy SchooLink's college and career readiness solution.
SchooLinks is a modern college and career readiness platform. Its student-centered solution offers more than 80 experiences for students, counselors and families starting in 6th grade. The solution helps districts boost outcomes through effectively aligning student interests to post-secondary plans. The solution offers a 4-year course planner, graduation tracking and warning, and post-secondary outcome and alumni tracking. The solution also helps districts streamline their engagement with community partners to offer opportunities and mentorship to their students.
"I'm excited for districts that use PowerSchool and SchooLinks as a technology combo to fuel their student success initiatives - this partnership will not only benefit districts by allowing them to deploy and manage a technology solution, but also enable students, counselors, families to see students' academic records in real time at their fingertips," said Katie Fang, CEO of SchooLinks.
SchooLinks believes that education is the foundation for students' career and life success. The company leverages the latest technology to ensure access to opportunities are ubiquitous and all students have the potential to succeed individually and to strengthen our communities and economy.
PowerSchool's Partner Program is an exclusive collection of partners who are critical to their customers and the company's mission to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their potential, in their way. From the front office to the classroom to the home, PowerSchool helps schools and districts efficiently manage instruction, learning, grading, attendance, assessment, analytics, state reporting, special education, student registration, talent, finance, and HR. PowerSchool's Partner Program promotes the delivery of comprehensive solutions to all areas of management of a classroom, school, school district, or state.
"We're pleased to welcome SchooLinks to the PowerSchool Partner Program and look forward to working with them to streamline data management and maximize efficiency, while continuing to protect student data and minimize frustrations associated with using multiple software applications," said PowerSchool Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Alan Taylor.
SchooLinks is a modern college and career readiness platform that supports districts and students through all aspects of post-secondary planning: from career interest inventory to building a portfolio and course plan that aligns with student's interests and goals. It offers a self-paced curriculum that encourages students to take ownership of their own paths.
At a district level, SchooLinks streamlines back-office logistics, such as individual career and academic plans (ICAPs, PGPs, ILPs, etc.), course planning, CTE pathway, endorsement tracking, etc., so that counselors can spend meaningful in-person meeting time and handle large caseloads effectively. The platform enhances early warning system and boosts post-secondary outcomes to meet district's goals.
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