Welcome to Family Academy
This platform is a dedicated resource created for families to better understand the various educational technology tools used to support student learning in meaningful ways.
Explore below to learn more about each tool.
MyPLAN is a dashboard for families and students to access District supported technology tools. Many platforms featured on Family Academy, such as Synergy and Canvas, can be accessed via MyPLAN.
Click HERE to learn more about MyPLAN.
Synergy is the District's Student Information System (SIS). Families can use Synergy to access student attendance, secondary grades, and elementary progress reports. Synergy can be accessed via MyPLAN or the ParentVUE mobile app.
Click HERE to learn more about Synergy.
Canvas is the District's Learning Management System (LMS), providing families and students access to courses, digital content, curriculum, and teacher-created content. Canvas can be accessed via MyPLAN or the Canvas Parent mobile app.
Click HERE to learn more about Canvas.
Chromebooks are cloud-based laptop devices for students to access digital learning.
Click HERE to learn more about Chromebooks.
Click HERE to learn more about PUSD's Chromebook Initiative.
i-Ready is an adaptive program that assesses and monitors students' needs to personalize their learning. i-Ready is utilized in math in grades K-8 and reading in grades 2-8.
Click HERE to learn more about i-Ready.
Lexia is an online reading program that provides phonics instruction and independent practice of literacy skills.
Click HERE to learn more about Lexia.