Synergy Learning Management System
A centralized, standards-aligned curriculum repository stores districtwide curriculum elements and helps teachers easily find and use the best lesson plans and resources for every student.
• Curriculum Repository
• Lesson Plan Ratings & Reviews
• Curriculum Search
• District Maps & Pacing
Digital Content Management & Sharing With LessonVUE
Digital Content Pages enable the rapid creation of powerful class websites and content libraries. Save and organize digital content resources, add text and discussion streams, organize into pages or libraries, and share with any group or individual for viewing directly in Synergy.
• Existing Synergy Content
• Outside Content
• Rich Text Editor
• Easy Sharing With Access Control
• Customizable Layouts
• Unlimited Uses
Online Course Delivery
LessonVUE supports the creation of complete, interactive online courses for distance learning. Authors can organize content and add prerequisites and other conditions to define the instructional sequence and optimize learning for students. Courses can be built from new or existing content – including rich media from YouTube and other online sources, as well as embedded content from Google Drive™ and Microsoft® Office.
Standards-Aligned Assessment With Synergy Assessment
Create assessments with just a few clicks, aligned with standards, stored centrally for districtwide access, and administered within the student portal. Instant results help teachers track student progress on standards, identify students who need additional help, and automatically provide immediate performance feedback in the parent and student portals.
• Customizable Item Bank
• Formative Assessment
• Summative Assessment
• Benchmark Assessments
• Technology Enhanced Items
• Instant Results
• Item Analysis
• Immediate Feedback to Students
• Rich Content & Equation Editor
• Assessment Management
• Paper-Based Assessments With GradeCam
• Live Results Dashboard
Real-Time Data Analysis & Reporting
Data analysis in Synergy LMS highlights patterns and data points that educators can use not only to improve instructional decision making, but also to inform district improvement initiatives, curriculum decisions and resource allocations. Role-based access shows teachers performance insights for their students and classes, while administrators have access to wider-angle views including school site and district performance.
• Data Analysis Overview
• Standards Analysis
• At-a-Glance or Deep Dive
• Curriculum Analysis
• District Trends
• Test Analysis
• Analysis Bands
• Gradebook Reports
TeacherVUE Portal With Robust Gradebook
With Synergy LMS, teachers manage their classroom and their student’s learning from the powerful TeacherVUE® Portal. One login connects them with every tool for every task they need to accomplish, whether it’s a daily task like taking attendance or a once-in-a-while event like generating report cards. The gradebook offers unparalleled depth, with highly flexible grading options and powerful tools that streamline administrative processes so teachers have more time to support student learning.
• Seating Charts
• Substitute Portal
• Assignment Creation
• One-Click Report Cards
• Digital Dropbox
• District-Level Gradebook Setup
• Accelerated Inline Grading
• Rubric Scoring
• Emergency Response
• Advanced Grade Calculations
• Instant Breakout Groups
• Traditional or Standards-Based Grading
• Course Recommendations
• Test Group Analysis
• Conference Scheduling
Google Drive™ Integration
Google Drive integration makes it easy to move files directly from Google Drive into Digital Dropbox and Digital Content Pages. When teachers enable assignment uploads through Digital Dropbox, students can upload Google Drive documents right from the StudentVUE web portal. Synergy captures a snapshot of the file for the teacher to annotate and grade, preventing students from making changes after turning in the assignment. Google Drive files can also be selected and uploaded into Digital Content Pages without leaving Synergy LMS.
Communication & Collaboration Tools
Built-in communication and collaboration tools encourage the exchange of information and ideas, support co-teaching, and make it easier to connect and converse online with staff, parents and students.
• Group Content Pages
• Assignment Discussion Pages
• Co-Teaching Support
• Discussion Streams
Parent & Student Engagement Portals
Increase parent involvement and boost student accountability with anytime, anywhere access to the information and tools they need.
• Web or Mobile Access
• Tools to Get Things Done
• Always-Current Data
Seamless Data Connections
Synergy data flows to all the right places in real time, eliminating the need for duplicate data entry, freeing up time for teachers, and providing deeper insights into student learning.
• Automated Tasks
• Single Sign-On
• Standards-Aligned Everything
• IEP Access & Special Education Referrals
• Mobile Access to TeacherVUE With Gradebook
• Teacher Recommendations
School Districts in California that use synergy*
* This is a partial list generated through our annual technology systems survey, internet searches, and other methods.
Also, districts constantly change enterprise systems in an never ending quest to find the 'best' of the best. So expect these results to change over time.
If your district currently uses this system but doesn't appear on this list, please let us know by updating your district's info on our annual systems survey: