Monthly Archives: January 2014

Bus Stop Notifications To Be Unveiled In Benton

BENTON – Imagine that your child is riding a school bus, and from behind your desk at work, you receive a text message that he or she has boarded or gotten off the bus safely. For the parent’s generation, it sounds like something out of The Jetsons, but it could soon be a reality for those who […]

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Benton School Leaders Unveil Bus Tracking Technology

BENTON, AR — Benton Public School leaders unveiled a new technology to keep track of students on the buses. The program is called StudentConnect, and it notifies parents when their children get on and off the school bus. Benton Public Schools is the only school district in the state that uses this technology. It relieves […]

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StudentConnect featured on KATV Little Rock

  Benton School District Installs Parent Notifications on Busses Posted: Jan 22, 2014 6:22 PM EST Benton (KATV)-The Benton School District is working on installing a parent notification system on school busses that will alert parents when their child has entered or exited the bus. Using technology called Student Connect, busses will have RFID monitoring and […]

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Introducing StudentConnect

StudentConnect is school transportation and class attendance technology which helps transportation officials and parents become more aware of the safety of students riding on school buses as well as detect truancy issues. StudentConnect utilizes integrated RFID and GPS for delivery of notification and critical alerts regarding the Student’s status.  StudentConnect is not tracking software, but […]

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New transportation safety program in Benton schools

New transportation safety program in Benton schools Posted: Jan 21, 2014 10:10 AM EST Updated: Jan 21, 2014 10:10 AM EST By Rusty Mizell – bio | email BENTON – The Benton School District has begun piloting StudentConnect, a transportation management program. StudentConnect provides a safe and secure transportation system to and from school which […]

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