Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Industry News: PSW Sweeps Education and Customer Service Awards

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Awards, Compliance, MSDS, OSHA, Programs, Workers' Comp

Every year, District Administration asks readers to nominate the products that positively impact their school environment for the Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products Awards. Thanks to YOUR nominations, the EmployeeSafe Suite was selected as a Top 100 Product!

This is the fifth consecutive year the EmployeeSafe Suite has won this award, and the sixth such award PSW has earned, further emphasizing the PublicSchoolWORKS goal to completely serve our customers’ needs to reduce their time spent administering safety programs, while improving the efficiencies and effectiveness of their programs. Thank you for your continued support – it is GREATLY appreciated!


Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Industry News: New State School of Character (SSOC) Awards for Ohio

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Awards

The Character Council is partnering with Columbus-based Ohio Partners in Character Education to sponsor the State School of Character (SSOC) Awards for Ohio. Sponsored by the Character Education Partnership (CEP) in Washington, D.C., the SSOC Awards recognizes schools and districts with outstanding character education programs. PublicSchoolWORKS (PSW)’s offers bullying and violence prevention programs that help students build character and help others in need.


Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

School Safety in the News

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Awards, Crisis Response, Internet Safety

Cincinnati school safety: Oak Hills High School gets full-time dog trained to sniff out drugs, guns

Back to school: Security heightened after Newtown

School Safety On Rural Campuses

School Police: “Cyber Bullying” Top Safety Concern


Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Industry News: District Administrations’ Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products Awards Program

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Awards, Programs

District Administration has opened their nomination period for the 2013 Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products Awards! PublicSchoolWORKS has been able to achieve this distinction five years in a row and is aiming for a sixth! And, with your help, we will achieve it!To nominate either of our suites, go to District Administration’s website to fill out and submit the nomination form by September 1, 2013.We appreciate your nomination of PublicSchoolWORKS’ award-winning suites to be among the top ed-tech products!


Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Industry News: Student Bullying and Safety Reporting Systems named EdTech Digest Awards Winner

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Awards, Bullying, Programs

PublicSchoolWORKS’ Student Bullying and Safety Reporting Systems were selected as the Cool Tool – Reporting Solution winner in this year’s EdTech Digest Awards Recognition Program. The Parent InfoCenter was named a finalist in the Cool Tool – Parent/Student Portal Solution category. This awards program, now in its third year, honors tools, trendsetters and leaders in the education and technology trades.


Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Industry News: eSchool News Readers’ Choice Awards

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Awards

Technology has definitely impacted education. Not only is technology being used to increase student interaction in the classroom, it is being used to decrease paper and ink usage in districts. This not only lowers district spending, but it creates a more eco-friendly approach to district operations.

Galion City School District in Galion, OH has decreased its printing costs and impact on the environment by moving away from traditional communication methods. Instead of sending important documents home with students, parents can access digital versions on the district’s website. Galion has further perpetuated its “green” initiative by switching from traditional paper record-keeping to using PublicSchoolWORKS’ web-based system for addressing staff and student safety initiatives.