Skooler and Acer announce new partnership

Moss, NORWAY (April 17, 2020)– Acer for education have been selected as ‘Primary Partner’ of Skooler to help teachers, parents and students improve communication and raise academic performance across EMEA.

Acer is excited to announce their strategic partnership with Skooler. This appointment marks a significant step in the evolution of Acer’s education’s plan which will further enhance their portfolio dedicated to schools and education organizations with a complete solution that brings together Acer devices, Office 365 for Education suite and the fully integrated learning management tools provided by Skooler.

Acer for Education and their channel partners will be able to further support schools and educators across the EMEA region with an end-to-end solution designed to make learning more effective and engaging by helping teachers to save time and get better outcomes. Using Skooler’s tools such as Planning, Assignments, Assessments and Gradebook, teachers can improve their digital workflow, organise their materials online, define and share plans with other teachers, easily create assignments and have good assessment practice. With Skooler’s Parent/Guardian Portal and mobile app parents can stay in touch with the school and keep track of how their children are doing. It enables teachers to build stronger relationships with families in support of better education for their children.

Skooler Learning Management Tools for Microsoft Office 365 completes Acer’s offer for the Windows ecosystem. Being hosted in Microsoft Azure, Skooler ensures a seamless experience as users don’t have to jump back and forth between different logins and applications, school management functions and lesson planning, teaching or parental communication.

“Skooler’s mission is to make school life easier for students, parents, teachers and school leaders,” said Tor Ove Henriksen, CEO of Skooler. “Building a collaboration partnership with Acer and their key education Solution Centres will allow us to jointly expand our reach into many new countries and opportunities. Skooler’s unparalleled integration of learning tools in Microsoft Office 365 and its world-class Teams collaboration tool, allows us to support all learning workflows from kindergarten through high school, both inside and outside the traditional classroom setting. We welcome Acer to the Skooler Partner family”.

“Thanks to the partnership with Skooler, we will be able to offer a seamless all in one solution to our education customers. A solution that will contribute to better integrate technology into everyday school life by placing workflow, planning, assessment as well as school-home communication all in one place.” says Massimiliano Rossi, Acer EMEA Product Business Unit Vice President “Our mission is to bring innovative technologies to schools supporting educators to create the learning environments where students can develop the skills they need for their future. We believe that our collaboration with Skooler will provide educators with the right technology to make such learning environments real and will add another piece towards achieving our mission.”

About Skooler
Skooler began in 2016 with the goal of building a complete and fully integrated solution that reduces complexity and more deeply engages teachers, students and parents while modernizing the processes inside and outside the classroom. Skooler Learning Management tools are tightly integrated with Microsoft Office 365 and is designed to raise student performance and prepare students for the modern world.

Media contact – Siri Jansen, Head of Marketing, slj@skooler.com +(47) 41012508

About Acer
Founded in 1976, Acer is now one of the world’s top ICT companies and has a presence in over 160 countries. As Acer looks into the future, it is focused on enabling a world where hardware, software and services will fuse with one another to open up new possibilities for consumers and businesses alike. From service-oriented technologies to the Internet of Things to gaming and virtual reality, Acer’s 7,000+ employees are dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale, and support of products and solutions that break barriers between people and technology. Please visit www.acer.com for more information.

Media Contact – Ilaria Frati, EMEA Marketing – ilaria.frati@acer.com – +39 342 5603237

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