NCS launches software that gives parents access to school records

June 1999
Electronic Education Report;06/09/99, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p2
Trade Publication
Focuses on the National Computer Systems' development of ParentConnect, an Internet-based software product that allows parents access to their children's grades and attendance records. Effort to address parents' concerns about accountability; Tool to increase parental involvement.


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