StudentConnect Executes 5 Year Agreement with Chattooga County School District in Georgia
Company continues to grow its subscriber school list for the 2015 School Year
Marietta, GA—June 7, 2014 – StudentConnect Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTC.PK: ECDC -), today announced that it has executed a 5 year agreement with Chattooga County school district as it prepares for the upcoming school year.
“We continue to expand our reach in the school transportation space. We are deploying services across the country for the next school year, we are quite excited at the success we are experiencing with the launching of the product and acceptance by schools across the country” said Kayode Aladesuyi, ECDC Chairman/CEO
StudentConnect will provide school transportation and School attendance technology to Chattooga School district at no cost. Services provided will utilize its proprietary GPS and RFID technology to identify student’s entry and exit on school buses or other anomalies that may occur during student‘s transportation. The system installed at school entrances will also provide school attendance record and notification of truancy to the school and parents. StudentConnect integrates data regarding student arriving at school on buses or dropped off by parents with students entering the school to validate attendance records. The program is funded by corporate advertisers who sponsor messages delivered to the parents.
About East Coast Diversified Corporation (ECDC.PK) – ECDC is a holding corporation with a diversified group of technology companies. Its business portfolio includes companies offering technology for logistics and asset management, school transportation safety and social media applications.
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