infosnap and Pearson embed infosnap Online Registration solutions within
PowerSchool; first use by San Diego Unified School District
AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 6, 2013
AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- infosnap, inc., the largest
provider of online registration solutions to K-12 school districts that
utilize Pearson's PowerSchool student information system, announces its
selection by Pearson to provide these services to the 130,000 student San
Diego Unified School District.
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To meet San Diego's requirements, derived from California education law,
infosnap will also be providing school choice functionality. To assist
infosnap, Pearson is currently developing a plug-in customized for infosnap
that will effectuate automated two-way data exchange between infosnap and
PowerSchool. infosnap's plug-in will be exclusively embedded in the
PowerSchool software in an upcoming PowerSchool release, anticipated in the
spring of 2013. This will enable both administrators and families to access
infosnap services directly from their respective PowerSchool portals.
"As the largest provider of online registration solutions to PowerSchool
users, we are always striving to innovate and improve our services and in
particular, our integration with PowerSchool," said Lou Trotter, infosnap CEO.
"The addition of school choice functionality, plus the support of the Pearson
team to embed infosnap's automated two-way data exchange in PowerSchool, will
provide great benefits to our PowerSchool districts."
"infosnap's experience in implementing complex online registration and
enrollment solutions and their ability to seamlessly integrate with a
PowerSchool district of any size makes infosnap an excellent choice to work
with us to ensure success for San Diego Unified School District," said Oliver
Wreford, Director of Business Development for Pearson K-12 Technology.
About infosnap, inc.
infosnap was founded in 2000 and serves a growing client base of more than 450
customers across the US, Canada, and overseas. infosnap is the leading
provider of online admission and registration solutions designed specifically
for Pre K-12 independent schools, public school districts and charter schools.
More than one million online admissions, enrollment (registration) and inquiry
forms have been successfully submitted using infosnap
Pearson (NYSE:PSO), the global leader in education and learning technology,
aims to help people make progress in life through learning. Pearson's
leadership spans pre-K12, higher education, and corporate learning globally.
Pearson's other primary businesses include the Financial Times Group and the
Penguin Group. For more information about the K-12 Technology group of
Pearson, visit www.pearsonschoolsystems.com.
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