With mobile apps proving to be a game changing aspect of probably every possible business space, why should the educational arena be left out? The utility of mobile apps has taken the educational business by storm with multitude of its attributes bringing in a revolutionary change in conservative methods. Read on to know more about how mobile apps have been responsible in streamlining cardinal facets of school administration and has also smoothened the communication gap between students, teachers and parents alike.
How does a mobile app help?
In a fully packed lifestyle that we lead, parents do not find time to visit the school for every enquiry. With working parents, which is the normalcy today, contacting the teacher for petty issues could be next to impossible. Every parent would definitely want to have a hold on the daily activities of their children and when the present situation does not accommodate this requirement, parents are disappointed and left curious about the performance of their child and updates from school. Mobile apps come to the rescue of such parents as schools with dedicated mobile apps can provide information to parents from time-to-time without having to visit the school every time. Let us see how?
Absenting and yet being present at school:
This feature of the mobile app is a boon to students and parents alike. Post the time of absence from school working days, coping with missed out notes and portions could be a real pain for students. With mobile apps, students can access the portions which were completed on a particular day and take notes from the app directly without having to trouble the teacher or other students.
Information about school activities, daily homework is updated on the mobile app on a daily basis by the subject teacher in-charge. Parents can access the app information and also obtain alerts from the app regarding the same and stay updated.
Every day activity along with child’s overall performance is updated on the mobile app for the school stipulated time frame. The parent can go through the app information to monitor the child’s performance status rather than going to the school each time in person.
For students who opt for school transportation, the mobile app in which the transportation notifications are included can provide the parents with regular alerts on the departure and arrival of the school transport.You will also be informed about unexpected delay or in case of issues.
Study says that educational mobile apps are the third most downloaded and are in huge demand across the world. This is enough proof that several school administrators have begun to depend on mobile apps for streamlining internal processes.
Keeping track of record:
For students mobile app could mean a complete classroom at their hand. They can effectively use it to engage with their teachers, submit assignments and self-monitor their performance. They can also scan through their history of performances to assess themselves and check for improvement wherever required.
More than everything, an educational mobile app builds a deeper connection between the students, parents and teachers as they feel better involved with each other from anywhere, at anytime.