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    PowerSchool, the new Student Information System for NC, is the first major deliverable in the Home Base project designed to better support teachers, parents and students with strong and modern technology tools. Home Base aims to help educators customize learning for individual students, help parents stay engaged, and encourages students to collaborate and connect. 
    The student data collected in PowerSchool will directly integrate with the instructional tools to enable individualized student instruction and eliminate redundant data entry.

    Home Base will provide collaboration and instructional tools and resources, student assessments, learner profiles and reporting tools to help teachers customize lessons.


    Frequently Asked Questions


       1.      What is Home Base?

    Home Base has two key components: a statewide, instructional improvement system (IIS) and student information system (SIS or PowerSchool) for teachers, students, parents and administrators.

    ·       Teachers will be able use Home Base to access student data and teaching and learning rquestions esources.

    ·       Students will be able to access their schoolwork, grades and learning activities.

    ·       Parents will be able to view their child's attendance and progress.

    ·       Administrators can monitor data on students, teachers and schools.


       2.      What does Home Base mean to a Teacher?

    Home Base is quite literally your “home base,” where you will easily find all of your instructional and professional tools in one place – under one login. It’s where you’ll take attendance, post grades, create your lesson plans, and communicate with students, parents and other educators. You’ll have access to assessment data, as well as the ability to create and deliver assessments. 



    3.     Can Parents and Students access PowerSchool Parent Portal or Student Portal?

    PowerSchool for Parents app is available for download from the App Store and compatible with iPhone®, iPad®, or iPod touch®*.  Parents and students can easily view grade progress, review assignments and more!  You can also use PowerSchool for Parents to register to receive email alerts for grades, attendance, assignments and more.  

    There are several overviews available, depending on your role.
    Teacher Overview               This demo provides an overview from a school level perspective. 
    Administrator Overview    This demo provides an overview from a district level perspective.  
    Parent Overview                   This demo provides an overview from a parent's perspective.