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Leigh Software and Platforms

In this section, you'll find all the tools you need to track your students' progress throughout their time at school as well as apps and sites that students will use throughout the year.
An email account is needed to access these systems. If you do not have a personal email account, we recommend creating a Gmail Account. However, any email provider will work.
The Aeries Parent Portal allows parents to request transcripts and to update emergency contact information.
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Canvas is the learning management system being piloted by Boynton, Branham, Leigh, Prospect and Westmont High Schools the 2020-2021 school year. This is where teachers will post assignments and scores. 
Naviance Family Connection is designed to help high school students prepare for life after school and is used with great success by many high-achieving, public and private high schools.
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Remind is a communication platform that allows teachers, students, and administrators to communicate using a mobile app, texting, and email. 
Google Classroom
Some teachers may link their Google Classroom pages to their Canvas classrooms and continue to use Google Classroom
Nearpod will be used to promote interactive lessons, allow students to show what they know and is a way for teachers to give feedback to students. 
Turn It In
TurnItIn helps students to write authentically, without plagiarism and prepares students for success in secondary education, higher education, and beyond. This site is used to lay the foundation for original thinking, authentic writing, and academic integrity practices thatwill last a lifetime.
Gizmos are interactive math and science simulations. For more information please see this LINK.