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Studying for the SAT for 20 hours on Khan Academy associated with 115-point average score increase

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Khan Academy announced recently that studying for the SAT for 20 hours on their free Official SAT Practice is associated with an average score gain of 115 points. That's nearly double the average score gain compared to students who don't use their free test prep.Official SAT Practice is free for everyone and personalized for each student. Start getting ready for the SAT today! A 115-point score gain can make a real difference when applying to college. 

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THREE REASONS YOU NEED A BUS VIDEO SURVEILLANCE POLICY

THREE REASONS YOU NEED A BUS VIDEO SURVEILLANCE POLICY
Video surveillance systems are a great tool for ensuring student and driver safety on school buses.But having cameras installed on your buses without a well-defined video surveillance policy is a recipe for disaster, leaving your school district open to potential lawsuits or privacy complaints.Here are three reasons why you need to publish a video surveillance policy today:# 1 – The policy ensures the balance between security and an individual's right to privacy.Putting this document in place is one of the best ways to protect the reputation of the transportation department in cases of complaints from parents or drivers concerned about privacy.# 2 – The policy helps to assign responsibility ...
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Seon and US Computing Launch All-in-one Solution for School Transportation - vMax Compass

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vMax Compass is a web-based solution that enables school transporters to plan and analyze routes, and then view students and vehicles, and access video surveillance health status in a single application.June 20, 2013, Coquitlam, BC - Seon Design Inc. and US Computing Inc. are pleased to announce the launch of a revolutionary new all-in-one solution for school transportation. This 100% web-based application, vMax Compass, gives school transportation staff browser-based access to plan & analyze routes,track vehicles & students,and view live status of on-board video equipment all in real-time."We are very pleased to partner with U.S. Computing to deliver something truly innovative for s...
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Getting the Word Out About Your Summer Programs with Help from MySchoolBucks

Getting the Word Out About Your Summer Programs with Help from MySchoolBucks

Here are 5 tools to help get the word out and increase participation in summer programs at your district:1.) Morning Announcements-- Come up with a 15 second catchy ad to encourage students to attend a summer day trip2.) District Website or School Calendar-- Add links to your summer program events on your schools website or digital calendar3.) Utilize your Schools' Payments Solution--Utilize MySchoolBucks and create a custom homepage where you can feature important products.4.) Flyers and Emails-- Post flyers around school and send marketing emails to parents to get the word out.5.) Post, Tweet, Share...-- Use your school's social media channels to post events, tweet announcements and s...
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2.8 Million New Learners Register with Parchment Services in 2016

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (Friday, February 10, 2017) – Parchment, a leading digital credentials management service, today announced its 2016 fourth quarter and year-end activity report. Parchment's focus in 2016 was increasing the scope of its active institutional member network by more than 1,100 schools, and scaling learner registrations across the network by 21 percent. The importance of network reach was outlined in the company's vision statement for the market, which advances three goals that are central to turning credentials into opportunities: make all credentials digital and machine-readable, innovate the form and function of credentials, and make credentials truly portable, allowing the lear...
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