ESSA-related changes to McKinney-Vento Act were implemented on Oct 1st. Read about the updates to Parent Notices

Who we are:

We are an extension of your district staff.  Former federal programs directors, district administrators, principals, teachers, and business leaders supporting school districts with guidance and cost-saving software solutions. We serve over:



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15 Million+

Parents & Students

Our Solutions

Software as a Service (SaaS) and expertise driving compliance and efficiency in schools, districts, and states.


For Federal Programs Directors

Expert guidance, training, and federally required parent notices that help you prepare now for the implementation of ESSA in 2017.

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For Schools & Districts

Parent notices in multiple languages that help you save money, prepare for monitoring visits, and increase parent engagement.

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For District Business Officers

Key performance indicators that help you go beyond forecasting. IT, HR, M&O and other departments gain the ability to compare to peers, optimize spending and return money to where it counts: the classroom.

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For School Board Members & Administrators

Paperless board meetings that eliminate paper shuffling and unsecure online archives. The lowest-cost solution for building board packets, securely sharing content, and managing board meetings.

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Featured Resources

ESSA 2016-2017 Changes to Parent Notice Collections

The transition between ESSA and NCLB during the 2016-2017 school year includes some changes to TransACT Communications’ parent notice collections. 

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OCR/DOJ Joint EL Guidance
Webinar Series

Register for this webinar series focusing on the January 2015 guidance issued by the US Department of Education and Department of Justice for serving English learners. Presented by Dr. David Holbrook, Executive Director of Federal Programs.


Latest Blog Posts


"We were recently monitored by our State Department of Education in our Federal Programs Department. When asked about how we complied with NCLB requirements concerning parent notifications, we were able to say all schools had access to TransACT."

Ann Taylor, Carter County School District, TN

"All of our forms were in order and easy to provide. Each building in our district knew exactly which forms needed to be sent and when. Having the forms easily accessible and a cinch to complete made all of our compliance uniform and well-documented."

Marti Ellerby, Battle Creek Public Schools, MI

"TransACT enabled us to have the required documents available in a professional form to support our efforts. We received good comments on our programs."

Wendy Shea, Clayton Ridge Community School District, IA

"With TransACT, we are in compliance with federal law regarding notices to parents in respect to NCLB."

Vicki Writsel, Bowling Green Independent School District, KY