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Follett’s Nader Qaimari to Serve as Judge for Googlepalooza ‘Student Hackathon’ Contest

August 18, 2016
CHICAGO, IL – Nader Qaimari, President of Follett’s preK-12 business, Follett School Solutions, will serve as a judge for the "Student Hackathon," a contest that is part of this week’s Googlepalooza conference presented by Chicago Public Schools (CPS). The third annual conference runs today and tomorrow (Aug. 18-19) at Whitney Young High School in ...

Follett’s Aspen Student Information System to Partner with SRC Solutions for Online Registration Process

June 14, 2016
MCHENRY, IL – Follett has selected the Gateway Suite from SRC Solutions, Inc. as its preferred and exclusive Online Registration development partner for the Aspen Student Information System. As part of the relationship, Aspen will be integrating Registration Gateway and Central Records Gateway to provide paperless end-to-end solutions for Online Registration and ...

Illinois PreK-8 District Selects Follett’s Aspen Student Information System

June 1, 2016
MCHENRY, IL – Following a comprehensive search process for a new student information system (SIS), Joliet Public Schools District 86 has adopted Follett’s Aspen SIS. The search committee, comprised of 40 key stakeholders, met for nearly two years to identify and select the SIS that best fit the needs of the PreK-8 district, which is home to 12,000 students in 21 ...

Follett Aspen IMS Named ‘Readers Choice Top Product’ by District Administration Readers

December 1, 2015
MCHENRY, IL – Follett Aspen Instructional Management System (IMS) has been recognized for making a positive difference in education by K12 leaders who named it to District Administration magazine’s “Readers’ Choice Top Products for 2015.” The winners were compiled from more than 2,100 nominations from the magazine’s readers over the past ...

Washington D.C. K-12 School District Selects Follett's Aspen Student Information System

January 22, 2015
MCHENRY, IL – Seeking a more robust, flexible and customizable student information system (SIS) from a vendor with a proven track record, District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) has selected Follett and its Aspen solution.  Follett’s Aspen SIS will help the 47,000-student district capture, report, manage and analyze its student data, support enrollment, ...

Follett’s Destiny Library Manager Named Winner in Ed-Tech Publication’s Readers’ Choice Competition

August 1, 2014
MCHENRY, IL – Three Follett products nominated by K-12 educators and administrators from around the country have earned recognition in the eSchool News’ Readers’ Choice Awards for 2014-15.  Follett’s market-leading Destiny Library Manager has been named one of the winning products and services, while Aspen Instructional Management System (IMS) and ...

Follett Names George Gatsis Senior VP/Technology Platforms

May 7, 2014
MCHENRY, IL – George Gatsis has been named senior vice president of technology platforms for Follett School Solutions, the leading provider of integrated content and technology solutions to the PreK-12 education space.  Follett empowers school educators and administrators with integrated solutions that combine content discovery, access and delivery with best-in-class...

Pennsylvania K-12 School District Selects Follett’s Aspen Student Information System

March 27, 2014
MCHENRY, IL – Big Spring School District in Pennsylvania has selected Follett’s Aspen student information system (SIS) for the collection, reporting and management of student data and information. The Aspen platform integrates learning management capabilities and uniquely connects student information to classroom curricular, educational and communication tools. ...

Follett to Support K-12 State Standards Transition In Mississippi

March 7, 2014
MCHENRY, IL – Central Access Corp. today announced a partnership with Follett to provide Mississippi schools and educators access to Follett's Aspen Instructional Management System (IMS).  Aspen IMS offers powerful curriculum and classroom tools that help teachers and students to focus on engagement and achievement that meet state education standards. For the ...

Tennessee Dept. of Education Awards Follett Approved Vendor Status

January 8, 2014
MCHENRY –  The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) today announced Follett is an approved student information system (SIS) vendor for the state, making it easier for schools to select Follett's Aspen SIS, a robust web-based solution that maximizes the collection, reporting and management of student data and information. Follett already is managing ...

Rhode Island Districts Turning to Aspen™ Student Information System to Connect Student Data, Classrooms and Performance

August 28, 2013
MCHENRY – Follett today announced that its Aspen™ software has been selected by the Foster-Glocester Regional Schools District as its preferred Student Information System (SIS).  The district's adoption expands the Aspen integrated data management platform to a third of all school districts and more than 57,000, or 40 percent, of all students in Rhode ...

Leading Analyst Firm Report Recognizes a Follett Education Solution

July 23, 2012
MCHENRY – Schools, districts, local education government, Ministries of Education and consortia around the world rely on the Gartner Report when choosing what is considered the most important investment in a school--its Student Information System (SIS/MIS). The report aggregates information about the vendors in the existing SIS/MIS as well as the LMS/Learning Platform...