PowerSchool Named One of the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company


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PowerSchool recognized for providing mission-critical tools to educators throughout the COVID-19 pandemic

FOLSOM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC), the leading cloud-based software provider for K-12 education in North America, has been named to the list of The most innovative companies in the world by fast business. The World’s Most Innovative Companies 2022 recognize companies that have the greatest impact on their industries and culture.

PowerSchool’s acquisition of the college and career readiness platform Naviance and updates to its Unified Classroom® have been recognized for offering a comprehensive suite of solutions that integrate PowerSchool’s Learning Management System, Learning Schoology®and student information systems to help streamline everything educators and school administrators oversee, from attendance to student performance data.

“PowerSchool is honored to be recognized by Fast Company for its innovative approach to providing transformative solutions to advance education,” said Hardeep Gulati, CEO of PowerSchool. “This honor demonstrates our entire team’s commitment to delivering an industry-first comprehensive unified platform that meets the most critical needs of K12 districts. We are in a unique position to provide personalized learning, taking into account the child’s holistic knowledge and empowering educators, to help each student reach their full potential.

fast businessThe editors and editors of have researched the most groundbreaking companies across the globe and industries. They also judged the applications received as part of their application process. The most innovative companies in the world are fast businessand one of his most anticipated editorial efforts of the year. It provides both a snapshot and a roadmap for the future of innovation in the most dynamic sectors of the economy.

“The world’s most innovative companies are playing a vital role in solving society’s most pressing issues, whether it’s tackling climate change by spurring decarbonization efforts, easing the pressure about supply chains or helping us reconnect around shared passions,” said David Lidsky, associate editor of Fast Company.

Along with the recognition of PowerSchool by fast businessPowerSchool was recently recognized by Tech & Learning and Sacramento Business Journal in their Excellence Awards: Best Of Award Program and Innovation Award Program. Tech & Learning selected the full suite of PowerSchool products and PowerSchool Unified Classroom® platforms in its Best of 2021 category, citing the company’s outstanding support for teachers and students with unified technology throughout the pandemic.

The Sacramento Business Journal’s Sacramento Region Innovation Awards named PowerSchool as the Pandemic Pivot winner for its overall efforts to ensure that teaching and learning can continue in blended learning environments.

About PowerSchool

PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC) is the leading cloud-based software provider for K-12 education in North America. Its mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their full potential, their way. PowerSchool connects students, teachers, administrators, and parents, with the common goal of improving student outcomes. From the office to the classroom at home, it helps schools and districts effectively manage status reporting and related compliance, special education, finance, human resources, talent, enrollment, attendance, funding, learning, instruction, grading, assessments and analytics in one unified platform. PowerSchool supports more than 45 million students worldwide and more than 13,000 customers, including more than 90 of the top 100 districts by student enrollment in the United States, and sells solutions in more than 90 country. To visit www.powerschool.com to learn more.

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About Fast Company

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