More than 250,000 students, teachers and parents use Edsby in Hillsborough County in Florida—one of the biggest school districts in the U.S. Edsby helps the county save money and time by serving as a single, low cost solution for gradebooks, parent engagement, report cards, social learning and more. The county now has a massive level of engagement by its parents in their students’ academic progress.
Edsby—the biggest tech rollout this district has ever done—has become core of the cloud strategy of Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board, a district of 34,000 students. Educators across the district describe Edsby as a game-changer, helping provide students, parents and teachers with everything they need in one fast, easy-to-get-to place.
This public school district of 10,000 students and 1,200 staff in the northwest corner of New Mexico wanted to lay the infrastructure for standards-based grading and common core curriculum. It was also seeking a way to share assignments. Some staff wanted to use free tools. Learn why Farmington found Edsby to be the most user friendly and easy to get up and going, with the best potential for growth. The key? Edsby could connect to the district’s student information system (SIS).
“Edsby is the most important application at our school for teaching and learning,” says the IT Director of the one of the leading private all boys’ boarding schools in North America. St. Andrew’s College has been pushing the limits of Edsby since 2012. Students and their parents use Edsby to see their daily schedule, their homework, assignments, grades, attendance and more. Years after the college adopted Edsby, “people still thank me in the halls,” says one of the people responsible for selecting Edsby.