eThink Education, the newest, fastest growing Certified Moodle Partner in the U.S., announced today that they have teamed up with PowerSchool, the leading Student Information System (SIS) in the K-12 sector. This collaboration allows eThink Education to integrate Moodle directly with PowerSchool to simplify authentication and enrollment and course management, enabling seamless interaction between both systems and thereby eliminating time-wasting duplicate data entry.
eThink has been hosting Moodle for 9 years with a focus on market leading customer support and providing a high level of flexibility. In their 9th year of business, eThink has maintained a 99% client retention rate and over the past 2 years they experienced rapid growth in the K-12 sector. Together, eThink and PowerSchool will provide K-12 schools with integrated tools to empower teachers and improve student learning outcomes.
“Our partnership with PowerSchool is a fantastic opportunity for our clients as we continue to demonstrate why Moodle is the dominate player in the LMS market. More than half of the 40 new K-12 institutions we have partnered with in the past 35 days utilize PowerSchool,” says Brian Carlson, Co-Founder and CEO of eThink. “Real-time integration with PowerSchool heightens our ability to support our K-12 Moodle Cloud clients. From the beginning, our story at eThink has been about unparalleled customer service. Moodle provides the platform and partners like PowerSchool exponentially increase our ability to serve students and teachers.”
PowerSchool, the leading provider of K-12 education technology solutions which supports more than 15 million students globally, enables educators to make timely decisions that impact student performance while creating a collaborative learning environment for parents, teachers and students to work together in preparing modern learners for the future. PowerSchool provides best-in-class, secure, and compliant online solutions, including student information systems, registration and school choice, assessment and analytics, and special education management.
“We are thrilled to team up with eThink and to provide a seamless API integrated experience for their clients. Partnering our solutions will enable teachers to more easily manage the instructional process, allowing them to spend more time working directly with their students,” said Karin Holtz, Vice President of Alliances and Business Development at PowerSchool. “This partnership will create a lasting benefit to both PowerSchool and eThink clients alike by producing an optimal learning environment for those involved in the education process.”
eThink Education continues to build momentum as the newest Moodle Partner in the U.S. With significant changes happening in the Moodle ecosystem, eThink is proving to be a stalwart in the Moodle community. For additional information on eThink’s K-12 services you can register for their upcoming K-12 Moodle Cloud webinar on Thursday, April 21, 2016, 1-2pm EDT.
About eThink Education
eThink Education is a Certified Moodle Partner providing implementation, cloud hosting, integration, and management services for the open source Learning Management System. Open-source Moodle is the most widely used Learning Management System in the world. When implemented and managed by experts, Moodle is an extremely dynamic platform capable of surpassing the functionality of the competing systems in the market. eThink’s Moodle cloud hosting services offers unrivalled performance and exceptional value.
About PowerSchool Group LLC
PowerSchool is the #1 leading education technology platform for K-12, serving more than 40 million users, 15 million students, and 70 countries around the world. We provide best-in-class, secure, and compliant online solutions, including student information systems, registration and school choice, assessment and analytics, and special education management. We empower teachers and drive student growth through innovative digital classroom capabilities, and we engage families through real-time communications across any device. Visit powerschool.com to learn more.
Vice President of Sales, eThink Education
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