The Design of Mobile Application for Teacher and Parents Communication in Indonesian School
1 Information System Department, University of Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia
2 Informatics Engineering Department, University of Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia
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One of the success factor to achieve education goals is the good communication between the student’s parents and the school. Most of Indonesian schools use written communication in form of communicator book, renewed yearly when the student move to the new grade. All of the important information contained in the conversation will be lost if the book is missing, torn, damaged or replaced by the new book. The response time of the conversation is very slow, parent should wait the answer from the school until the student goes home. A mobile application is designed to replace the communicator book electronically. The application is hybrid, enables the parent to communicate easily to the class teacher, counselors, health services and also the school managements. The design has been reviewed dan feedback given from the users.
Key words: Electronic communication / School communicator
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