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Smith County (KYTX) -- With 3 kids at Lindale ISD, Tracie Rand needs help keeping track.

"Skyword is very beneficial for me as a working mom to be able to keep up with everything going on at 3 different campuses," Rand said.

Skyword is a grade-tracking web site available to parents. Teachers post a grade roughly a week after the assignment is turned in.

"I think it provides better communication from the student and parent," Tasha Parker, Director of Curriculum with Lindale ISD, said.

Tyler ISD has it's own, similar online tool as well at the district's web site.

For the link to the Tyler ISD tool click here

For the link to the Lindale ISD tool click here

 

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