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- Top Software Company of 2021
PowerSchool is the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education in North America. Its mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their full potential in a way that works for the unique needs of their community. PowerSchool, widely recognized as the most comprehensive suite of mission-critical education solutions, connects students, teachers, administrators, and parents, with the shared goal of improving student learning outcomes. 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 human resources.
PowerSchool supports over 45 million students and 12,000+ districts, schools, and other education institutions in over 90 countries. Following the dramatic overnight shift to distance learning in the spring of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, PowerSchool immediately pivoted to help customers, districts, and educators keep the learning going in the classroom and at home.
PowerSchool Unified Classroom 2021 is the only solution to combine best-in-class learning management system (LMS), formative assessment, special programs, student information system (SIS), and unified analytics to create a complete teaching and learning classroom solution that helps give teachers the time and information they need to support whole child instruction. These connections bring together in one place the critical teaching and learning tools that educators, students, and families need to succeed.