January 28, 2023


The Education People

ParentSquare Named Excellence in Equity Award Winner

Santa Barbara, CA — ParentSquare, company of the premier top unified school-household communications platform for K-12 instruction, introduced their selection as a winner in the inaugural Excellence in Equity Awards method offered by the American Consortium for Equity in Training. The award was introduced in the Exclusive Contributions to Equity category.

This aggressive awards method honoring schools, educators, and industry obtained much more than 160 complete nominations from across the U.S., moreover a range of submissions from abroad. Last week, 64 finalists were being declared in the 16 marketplace categories, with 30 winners picked. There had been also 21 winners picked in 10 groups devoted to educators and educational facilities.

ParentSquare is the only completely unified product that engages every family members with college communications and communications-based mostly services—all the way from the district office to the classroom instructor, and all in one particular location. Educational institutions know who’s not currently being achieved and have the stories and resources to enhance contactability and communications equity while maintaining privateness and security.

The awards had been designed to accept, spotlight, and celebrate superior-influence function throughout K-12 education, as effectively as broaden and greatly enhance the dialogue around instructional fairness.  After the judges’ overview, the winning nominees were selected primarily based on superb achievement in supporting equitable opportunity and results for all educators and learners.

“Educators and industry are on the identical workforce, focused to the very same mission of guaranteeing equitable chance for all learners. The overwhelming interest from all stakeholders in our inaugural awards application proves that sentiment to be genuine,” Ross Romano, application chair of the Excellence in Equity Awards and strategic advisor to the American Consortium for Fairness in Schooling said. “It’s my honor to announce the 2022 Excellence in Equity Award winners and highlight the tales of these firms and leaders strengthening university student and educator outcomes in educational facilities just about everywhere.”

“We are  honored to be identified for our distinctive contributions to fairness,” ParentSquare President and Founder Anupama Vaid reported. “Today, the position of helpful and equitable faculty-to-residence communications is additional critical than ever ahead of, and we attempt every single working day to aid district and faculties build steady connection by way of communications with all their family members simply because we know it is fairly maybe one of the most influential and vital steps in the direction of closing gaps in training and rising fairness.”

Just about every winner will obtain a variety of added benefits, together with a badge to screen on official materials the possibility to be featured on EduTalk Radio, the Consortium’s flagship podcast a spotlight characteristic in the January unique difficulty of the Access & Equity PreK-12 Journal committed to award winners an invitation to compose for the on line journal and complimentary digital ad space.

To master additional about the winners in all types, take a look at www.ace-ed.org/awards.

 About the Excellence in Fairness Awards

The Excellence in Fairness Awards system recognizes the organizations, nonprofits, leaders, and educators whose operate contributes to the essential target of making sure entry and equity for each and every learner. Master a lot more at www.ace-ed.org/awards.

About ParentSquare™

ParentSquare is relied upon by millions of educators and families in 48 states for unified, effective college communications. ParentSquare presents mother or father engagement resources that function from the district office to the person classroom, supported by potent metrics and reporting. ParentSquare’s technologies platform attributes considerable integrations with scholar information and other important administrative techniques, translation to far more than 100 languages, and app, e mail, textual content, voice, and web portal access for equitable communication. ParentSquare ( http://www.parentsquare.com/), started in 2011, is dependent in Santa Barbara, CA.

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