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Talkative Parents rides the ‘new normal’ wave in education with a fully integrated EdTech platform

Published by "Ada Derana Biz", on 18/08/2020: COVID-19 has sparked a worldwide shift in today’s education structure. As countries work hard to mitigate the impact of the pandemic, teachers and EdTech (Education Technology) entrepreneurs across Sri Lanka are bracing themselves for the ‘new normal’ in education. From the good old e-learning courses to digital communication, EdTech has evolved at an unprecedented rate. And people are wholeheartedly embracing this new model of education in every facet of life. In such a context, Ada Derana...

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Yara Technologies develops platform for schools to communicate with parent

Published by "Economynext", on 02/04/2020:  Yara Technologies, a Colombo-based start-up it had launched an online platform that connects schools and pre-schools with parents. ‘Talkative Parents’ has cleared the problems of using using notes, text messages and social media where messages sometimes do not reach parents, the firm said. Schools have been able to benefit from reduced paper consumption, printing, admin and labour costs. “Our key objective is to add value to the education segment by helping schools communicate and engage with...

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Connecting Parents & Schools

Published by Uwin Lugoda, "The Morning", on 29/03/2020: One of the greatest challenges faced by the current education system is the communication gap between parents and the schools of their children. This problem has persisted for a long time, regardless of whether the schools are open and regardless of whether a pandemic does not exist. However, in these challenging times, the need for schools and students’ parents to communicate clearly and succinctly is especially vital, as many schools look to keep parents informed of their children’s...

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‘Talkative Parents’ digitally bridges the communication gap between schools and parents

Published by "Ada Derana", on 26/03/2020: Leading Technology solutions provider Yara Technologies has officially launched ‘Talkative Parents’, a digital platform which connects educational institutes such as schools and pre-schools with parents. The official launch underpins the next wave of digital transformation in Sri Lanka’s education sector. Talkative Parents has successfully transformed the longstanding school communication/notice book and school calendar into an easy-to-use mobile application. This has resulted in improved...

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