Navigation Links
The Canton Group Awarded $7.4 Million Contract by Maryland State Department of Education to Support and Maintain Maryland School Performance Websites
Date:9/3/2014

Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) September 03, 2014

The Maryland State Department of Education sought out The Canton Group, a Baltimore based web and software development firm, to provide highly technical website and database maintenance and support services for their MDK12 and MDReport Card websites. This $7.4 million contract includes refining, modifying, and updating of the functionality and data within both websites over the next 5 years.

The MDK12 website serves as a comprehensive tool usable by a variety of stakeholders to assist in understanding, analyzing, and making use of student achievement data. The MDK12 website provides resources allowing students, parents, teachers, administrators and board members to access large amounts of data in a user friendly format. The MDK12 website provides guidance on data analysis, school improvement process, best practices and benchmarking for the K-12 communities.

The MDReport Card is a collection of data compiled on an annual basis to provide information on school performance to all education stakeholders; provide information to support school improvement efforts; provide accountability at the State, school system and school level for reporting educational progress.

Services provided by The Canton Group include modifying source code and software configurations, enhancing the intranet and extranet web-based solutions hosted by MSDE, and solving logged support issues to maintain successful operation of the MDK12 and MDReport Card websites.

The contract requires competency in ASP.Net, Microsoft.net Framework, Microsoft SQL, Microsoft SQL Reporting Services for Scheduled Reporting, and Mission Critical Operations and Maintenance Support. The Canton Group was selected for its relevant experience with these technologies as well as with web portal management, financial transaction processing, data integration, reporting and dashboards.

About The Maryland State Department of Education:

The MSDE wants the best for children, and that includes a first-class education that will prepare them for a successful future. The following goals are put in place to raise the success of every student in the areas of achievement, teaching, testing, safety, and family involvement in schools:
     1. Achievement will improve for each student.
     2. Curriculum, instruction, and testing will be better aligned and understandable.
     3. All educators will have the skills to improve student achievement.
     4. All schools will be safe, drug-free, and conducive to learning.
     5. Parents and legal guardians will be involved in education.

About The Canton Group:

Consistently recognized as the leading web and software development firm in Baltimore, The Canton Group is dedicated to engineering innovative web solutions that help organizations achieve mission critical business objectives. The Canton Group has an award-winning team of cross-platform web architects and developers that help organizations use technology to innovate and successfully adapt to rapid changes in the modern business landscape.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12139205.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The Canton Group is Recognized by the Baltimore Business Journal as the Largest Web Design Firm in Baltimore
2. The Canton Group launches new mobile friendly website for CollegeBound Foundation to help Baltimore City public high school students reach college and graduate.
3. Canton, Michigan is About to Get National Exposure
4. DiaperBuys to Exhibit at the Canton Senior Summit and the Farmington Hills Senior Wellness Fair
5. Meeting of Top Youth Fitness Professionals Wraps Up in Canton, CT
6. Resistance Band Training Expert Dave Schmitz in Canton, CT for Live Youth Fitness Event Today
7. Flood Law Group Spreads Awareness in Wake of Most Recent GM Recall Announcement
8. Screenings for Depression by Morris Psychological Group, October 9, 2014 from 4:30 to 8:30pm, Rockaway Townsquare Mall (Macy’s Court)
9. Therapy Changes Releases New Guide on Group Therapy
10. Cloud Medical Doctor Software Corporation's CEO Interviewed by the Price Futures Group
11. American Healthcare Documentation Professionals Group (AHDPG) Launches Free-Tuition Guarantee for Its ICD-10 Medical Coding Bridge Program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... ... America Walks , a national advocacy organization that promotes walking and ... Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health , has been awarded a Walking College ... around the country to participate in a four-month training program designed to strengthen local ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... "FCPX LUT Intense allows ... your footage," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , With ... and easily add stylish color grades to their footage. A LUT is a Lookup ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... Consumer access to organic foods and grower access ... maker of whole grain cereals and other plant-based foods, will introduce the first consumer ... winter wheat processed by Hesco/Dakota Organic Products. , The transitional designation means the cereal ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... 25, 2016 , ... Stern Environmental Group , of Secaucus, New Jersey, ... as Stern’s Real Time Monitoring (RTM) Device. Stern Environmental Group will sell ... industry, colleges for use in dormitories, shelters, and nursing homes for real time bedbug ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Sterling Global Products is launching a Kickstarter campaign focused on ... dispenser. The campaign kick-off video is located via this link https://youtu.be/WsO4qz2odco . The ... is to raise $1,000 per day for a total of $25,000. The funds will ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/23/2016)... , May 23, 2016 The World Health Organization ... device to include adolescents aged 13 years, and above. ... be offered for adult and adolescent males in the 14 ... . PrePex was the first male circumcision device to receive ... CEO, Eddy Horowitz said: " The expanded ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... 2016 Gamida Cell, a leader ... cancer and orphan genetic diseases, announced today it has ... from the Israel Innovation Authority (formerly the Office of ... and Industry. The mission of the Israel Innovation Authority ... including science and technology, while stimulating economic growth. ...
(Date:5/22/2016)... , May 23, 2016 ... develop its anti-fibrotic and anti-inflammatory compound DS102 in ... as in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) patients. ... significantly sequestered in lung tissue and has bronchodilatory, ... after oral administration. The Company will publish further ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: