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Description

One of the fastest growing classroom management solutions is now available for the iPad.

PowerTeacher Mobile works with PowerSchool, which is the fastest-growing, most widely used student information system, supporting more than 13 million students across the globe.

PowerTeacher Mobile untethers teachers from their desktop or laptop and allows them to record scores and make observations while roaming the classroom, gymnasium, blacktop, science lab or even on a field trip.**

- iPhone, iPod, iPad, and iPad Pro support
- Post assignments and scores to parents and students in real-time
- Create, update, and manage assignments
- Record scores for assignments
- View and update class information
- Record or auto-calculates student final grade
- Mass fill scores for assignments
- Enter comments and score codes for assignments
- Review class rosters
- Access student demographics
- Access student alerts
- Send email to student contacts
- View student photos from the office
- View scoresheet for student groups
- Create, update, and manage assignment categories
- Review grade scales
- Reporting terms to filter assignments and final grades
- Integrated help center
- Secure login
- School Locator 
- Synchronize with the PowerTeacher web grade book
- Virtual Chalkboard

IMPORTANT!!
Your school district must be using the PowerSchool, PowerSchool SMS or Chancery SMS student information systems. If you are not sure what student information system your school is using, contact your school.

**PLEASE NOTE
1. PowerTeacher Mobile requires PowerSchool version 8.0+, PowerSchool SMS 8.0 or Chancery SMS 7.6.0.
2. Mobile access is controlled by school administration.
3. Requires a wireless connection or mobile data plan

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Sep 21, 2010 (over 8 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 7 months, on average.

Jun 01
2016
(Current)
Version 2.1.2

What's New in Version 2.1.2
* Works with PowerTeacher Pro by providing links to new gradebook content
* Resolved miscellaneous known issues

Feb 04
2016
Version 2.1.1

* Resolved issue where some users were not seeing the student roster or had missing data.
* Resolved login issue when error "Missing Info - Select a School" appeared, even if a school has been selected.
* Resolved connecting to server with non standard SSL ports.
* Other minor bug fixes

Jan 08
2016
Version 2.1

Resolved issue for some users on 32 bit devices that were getting an error message "Loading Section Info Issue".

Dec 17
2015
Version 2.0

A completely new app from the ground up, built for performance, speed, and accuracy!
- iPhone, iPod, iPad, and iPad Pro support
- Post assignments and scores to parents and students in real-time
- Create, update, and manage assignments
- Record scores for assignments
- View and update class information
- Record or auto-calculates student final grade
- Mass fill scores for assignments
- Enter comments and score codes for assignments
- Review class rosters
- Access student demographics
- Access student alerts
- Send email to student contacts
- View student photos from the office
- View scoresheet for student groups
- Create, update, and manage assignment categories
- Review grade scales
- Reporting terms to filter assignments and final grades
- Integrated help center
- Secure login
- School Locator 
- Synchronize with the PowerTeacher web grade book
- Virtual Chalkboard

Nov 26
2012
Version 1.4

Version 1.4
* Teacher can now take Single Day Attendance (with PowerSchool 7.5+)
* Final Grade Setup feature
* School Announcements (Bulletins) feature
* Improved performance - 40-60% faster when loading classes (with PowerSchool 7.2.2+)
* Virtual chalkboard improvements
* Feedback/Request feature option
* New icon and improved UI experience
* Resolved a crashing issue on the original iPad when loading a large section
* Various bug fixes

Version 1.3
* Improved performance - 25% faster when loading classes
* Grade book now remembers and loads the last selected term and class
* Instant final grade calculation
* Virtual chalkboard added to Teacher Tools
* Maximum comment length now matches the limit set by administrators
* Create, edit and delete student groups
* New name display options for LAST, FIRST or FIRST, LAST and middle names
* Resized student photos for iPad retina displays
* Passcode lock option
* Student info now includes enroll and exit dates for each student
* Student info now includes the grade scale and grade scale detail associated with each student
* Various bug fixes

Jun 13
2012
Version 1.3

* Improved performance - 25% faster when loading classes
* Grade book now remembers and loads the last selected term and class
* Instant final grade calculation
* Virtual chalkboard added to Teacher Tools
* Maximum comment length now matches the limit set by administrators
* Create, edit and delete student groups
* New name display options for LAST, FIRST or FIRST, LAST and middle names
* Resized student photos for iPad retina displays
* Passcode lock option
* Student info now includes enroll and exit dates for each student
* Student info now includes the grade scale and grade scale detail associated with each student
* Various bug fixes

Dec 11
2011
Version 1.2.3

Version 1.2.3
- Corrects an issue for assignment due dates being 1 day off.
- Corrects a version issue for using optimized services.

Version 1.2.2
- Corrects an issue where in rare circumstances section assignment scores would not load.

Version 1.2.1
- App switching feature implemented. Teachers can now switch to other applications and will not have to re-authenticate, if their session is still valid.
- Assignments Scores are now loaded in the background
- More efficient Assignment Score loading with new API
- Other minor performance tweaks

Bug Fixes
- Corrects an issue with the Revert/Save buttons incorrectly showing after deleting an assignment
- All children sections now display when selecting a term
- Support for Canadian Zip Codes when searching for a district server
- Assignment details now shows Assignment/Publish buttons as tabs
- Other minor bug fixes

Sep 15
2011
Version 1.2.2

Version 1.2.2
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- Corrected an issue where in rare circumstances section assignment scores would not load.

Version 1.2.1
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Performance Updates
- App switching feature implemented. Teachers can now switch to other applications and will not have to re-authenticate, if their session is still valid.
- Assignments Scores are now loaded in the background
- More efficient Assignment Score loading with new API (Requires PowerSchool 7.0.0+)
- Other minor performance tweaks

Bug Fixes
- Corrected an issue with the Revert/Save buttons incorrectly showing after deleting an assignment
- All children sections now display when selecting a term
- Support for Canadian Zip Codes when searching for a district server
- Assignment details now shows Assignment/Publish buttons as tabs
- Other minor bug fixes

Sep 14
2011
Version 1.2.0

Performance Updates
- App switching feature implemented. Teachers can now switch to other applications and will not have to re-authenticate, if their session is still valid.
- Assignments Scores are now loaded in the background
- More efficient Assignment Score loading with new API (Requires PowerSchool 7.0.0+)
- Other minor performance tweaks

Bug Fixes
- Corrected an issue with the Revert/Save buttons incorrectly showing after deleting an assignment
- All children sections now display when selecting a term
- Support for Canadian Zip Codes when searching for a district server
- Assignment details now shows Assignment/Publish buttons as tabs
- Other minor bug fixes

Dec 20
2010
Version 1.1.0

Terms and Section:
- Current Term denoted with a star
- Terms now show the year within the dates
- Custom section names now display (Section and Top Title)

Desktop Layout:
- Bottom toolbar removed
- Show/Hide Gradebook within the Teacher Tools area
- Reporting Term ribbon

Rebuild of Scoresheet:
- Tuned for better performance
- More scores display in layout mode
- Alternate row and column highlights
- Scrolling: up/down, left/right, diagonal, any direction
- Assignment Header
- Not Published indicator
- Waiting to be Published indicator
- Scores not Published indicator
- Assignment Weight shown
- Assignments Validation
- Name, abbreviation, dates and publish states
- User must select “Done” when completed
- Tapping Assignment Header
- Delete Assignment option
- Edit Details option
- Fill Scores option

Reporting Terms:
- Change current term selection with ribbon
- Filters the amount of assignments displayed

More Options:
- Show/Hide Final Grades (Shown by default)
- Show/Hide Assignment Summaries (Mean, Median, Mode)

Final Grades: (requires PowerSchool 6.2.1.7+)
- Change as the Reporting Term changes
- Manual Override option added
- Add/Edit Comments
- User and Grading Preferences pulled from PowerTeacher Gradebook
- Show/Hide letter grade, percent, points
- Displays decimal precision, up to 5 decimals

Student Groups:
- Active and Dropped Students buttons
- View Only This Student button

Assignment Categories:
- List all assignment categories
- Delete category by swiping the table cell
- Add/Edit assignment categories

Fill Scores:
- Ability to mass fill scores for an assignment
- Score, comments, collected, late, missing, exempt
- Fill empty scores or override all scores

Help Pages:
- New Teacher Tools section
- New Other Options section
- New Reporting Term section
- Added Assignment button
- Layout aligns if Final Grades showing
- Back to Index link

Settings:
- Photos: Don't check for updated student photos option
- Login: Remember Term and/or Section options
- Help Index: Immediate access to help index and content

Under the Hood:
- Improved Username/Password security
- Performance Improvements
- Size of memory footprint from 15MB, down to 8MB
- Resolved an application crash when listing schools
- Corrected a bug were special characters would break communication to server
- Corrected other minor bugs
- Numerous UI improvements

Sep 21
2010
Version 1.0.0

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