• Software Approval

    In order to obtain the most cost effective and reliable technology for Aiken County Public Schools, promote standardization, and ensure that technologies are compatible with our existing networks and systems, the Technology/Instruction Committee has established procedures for software selections and installation.
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      Software Approval Procedures  
     

    Any new software not listed under the approved software listmust be addressed through the following procedures before the the software can be purchased and installed.

    Step 1.    The individual/school requesting the software completes this review rubric.  Click here: Review Rubric

    Step 2.    The rubric score is 80% or higher, obtain required signatures and submit rubric to the Curriculum     
                  Technology Department.  (Terry Hallman, Ashlee O"Neal, Mark Cota)

    Step 3.    The Curriculum Technology Department will evaluate the submission. 

    Step 4.    If approved, the Curriculum Technology Department will contact the requestor and will work with the school to complete the technical information needed.

    Step 5.    The request will be then be submitted to the ACPS Technology/Instruction Committee for final approval.

    Step 6.    Upon final approval, the school will be responsible for submitting a work order to the Technology Department for any needed installation

     
         

     

     

    Approved Software

    The software applications in the table below have been approved for use in Aiken County Public Schools by the Technology/Instruction Committee. If a school purchases any of the software below, the software may be installed* by the Educational Technology Technician upon the submission of a work order. All schools are responsible for maintaining accurate records of all software licensing agreements. The software approval list will be updated as requests are processed.

    (*as long as the current computer configuration will support the software)

     

    Click below to search by title:

    A-D   E-H    I-L   M-P   Q-T   U-Z

    Software Title Subject Grade Level
    A - D
    2nd Grade Jump Start Deluxe all 2nd
    A Day at Play --- ---
    Accelerated Reader --- ---
    Acellus Learning System Various K-12
    Acrobat Pro --- ---
    Acrobat Reader --- ---
    ActiveX --- ---
    ActiveInspire by Promethean    
    Adjectives & Opposites Assistive Technology ---
    Adobe Suite / Edge --- all
    AirServer (requires Windows 7 or 8) iPad Display all
    Alice Programming 3rd-12th
    Alphabonk Farm reading  prek - 3rd
    Alphasmart Manager Assistive Technology ---
    Alphasmart manager for NEO Assistive Technology ---
    Animal Habitats Story Kit v 2.0 Assistive Technology ---
    Animated Toys II Assistive Technology ---
    Any-Video-Converter http://www.any-video-converter.com/  
    AP Achievement AP Chemistry AP 
    AP Chem Solutions AP Chemistry AP 
    Are You Smarter than a Fifth Grader? --- ---
    Arthur's Birthday - Deluxe Edition Assistive Technology ---
    Arthur's Birthday- updated edition- Assistive Technology ---
    Articulate Studio 2013 Presentation K-12
    AstroWorld Consonant Blends and Digraphs ELA K-2nd
    AT Tracker Plus Assistive Technology ---
    Audacity --- ---
    Audacity --- ---
    Autism and PDD -- --
    Autograph Calculus High School
    Automated Accounting Accounting High School
    Bailey’s Book House --- ---
    Bailey's Book House --- ---
    Bailey's Book House Lab Pack-Riverdeep Assistive Technology ---
    Balanced Literacy - 2 CD's, teaching
    manual, overlays, book set
    Assistive Technology ---
    Basic Coins Assistive Technology ---
    Beginning Sounds ELA prek - 1st
    Berenstain Bears In the Dark --- Pre-K/K
    Biggy for Windows 8885-505-12-vw-25 Assistive Technology ---
    Boardmaker PCS Sign Language Libraries Vol. 1,2,3 Assistive Technology ---
    Boardmaker Plus --- ---
    Boardmaker Plus V.6 Assistive Technology ---
    Boardmaker v. 6 Assistive Technology ---
    Boardmaker w/ Speaking Dynamically Pro Assistive Technology ---
    Business Tycoon  Marketing 10-12
    Cam Studio --- ---
    Cannon Scanner all all
    Canon Camera all all
    Cause & Effect Amusement Park Assistive Technology ---
    Checkpro Technology ---
    ChemSketch Chemistry High School
    Children's Switch Progressions Assistive Technology ---
    Choose and Cook Assistive Technology ---
    Choose It Numeracy Assistive Technology ---
    Choose It! Time Assistive Technology ---
    Class Response System all 4
    Classroom Performance System software --- ---
    Clifford --- ---
    Clifford Phonics ELA prek - 1st
    Co Writer 4000 Assistive Technology ---
    Co Writer 6 Assistive Technology ---
    Co Writer for NEO Assistive Technology ---
    Coin Climb II --- ---
    Compass Learning --- ---
    Concentrate! On Words & Concepts II – Laureate Assistive Technology ---
    Cooking Up Fun (for use with Boardmaker) Assistive Technology ---
    Counting Coins Assistive Technology ---
    Corel:Video Studio Prox4 Ultimate all all
    Co-Writer Solo 5 License User Assistive Technology ---
    Create It with Kidspiration Assistive Technology ---
    Creating Keepsakes all all
    Creo Cad    
    CrossScanner Assistive Technology ---
    Crossword Puzzle Maker Ela 4
    Curious George Reads, Writes and Spells Language Arts 1-2
    Cute PDF --- ---
    Davidson's Learning Center --- K
    Deca Exams Marketing 10-12
    Decisions - Colonization History, Science, ELA 4
    Decisions - The Constitution History, ELA 4
    Design Suite all ---
    Digital Blue Microscope Science 4
    Discover Screen Assistive Technology ---
    Disney's Animated Storybook (Lion King) reading  k-1st
    Dr Seuss's ABC Assistive Technology ---
    Dragon 10 Assistive Technology ---
    Dragon Tales Math prek - 1st
    Dreamweaver Visual Communications, Journalism 10-12
    Dropbox    
    DT Trainer --- ---
    DT Trainer 2.0.0 - XP Assistive Technology ---
    E - H
    Early & Advanced Switch Games Assistive Technology ---
    Early Academic Software Series Assistive Technology ---
    Early Emerging Rules Negation Assistive Technology ---
    Early Emerging Rules Plurals Assistive Technology ---
    Early Emerging Rules Prepositions Assistive Technology ---
    Early Learning I --- ---
    Early Learning Suite Assistive Technology ---
    Early Math Skills Assistive Technology ---
    Early Songs and Play  version 3 for Classroom Suite Assistive Technology ---
    Earobics --- ---
    Earobics --- ---
    Earobics Step 1 Language / Speech k-3rd
    Earobics Step 1 Assistive Technology ---
    Earobics Step 2 Language / Speech 2nd - 4th
    Earobics Step 2 Assistive Technology ---
    Earth --- ---
    Easy Book Deluxe Publishing Writing 4th-8th
    Easyshare Visual Communications, Journalism 10-12
    Efofex Math Pack Math 9-12
    Efofex Science Pack Science 9-12
    Elluminate --- ---
    E-Maps Social Studies all
    Epson Scanner Software all all
    Evernote all all
    Exam View SS 3rd-5th
    ExamGen Math 9 - 12
    Exploring First Verbs Assistive Technology ---
    Exploring First Words Assistive Technology ---
    Exploring First Words II Assistive Technology ---
    FastBridge Learning Software Formative Assessment  
    Finale Choir 9-12th
    First Categories Assistive Technology ---
    First in Math Math K-8th
    First Keys 2 Assistive Technology ---
    First Verbs Assistive Technology ---
    First Words Assistive Technology ---
    First Words II Assistive Technology ---
    Fitnessgram PE k-5
    Five Cuddly Teddies - Hands on Concepts Assistive Technology ---
    Flash --- ---
    Flip Video Software (FlipShare) --- ---
    Flocabulary ELA All
    Following Directions: 1 & 2-lev Assistive Technology ---
    Following Directions: Left & Right Assistive Technology ---
    From A to Z Assistive Technology ---
    Frontpage webpage development 10-12
    Functional Living Skills and Behavioral Rules Assistive Technology ---
    GeoGebra Math/Geometry 7 - 12
    Geometer SketchPad Geometry 9th-10th
    Geometer's Sketchpad Math/Geometry 6th-12th
    Get It! Get Utility Assistive Technology ---
    Gimp and FREEHAND 7 Art 2, 3, 4 10-12
    Glass Box, The Engineering/Technology 9th-12th
    Go Talk Overlay Software Assistive Technology ---
    Google Earth All All
    Google Chrome --- ---
    Graph Master Math 4
    Great Solar System Rescue Science, ELA 4
    Groovy Music - Shapes, Jungle, City music ---
    Handycam Utility --- ---
    Happy Duck Assistive Technology ---
    High School Chem Solutions Chemistry I 10-11th 
    HP Image Zone all all
    Holt Interactive Spelling -- --
    I - L
    I Spy Junior Logic prek - 1st
    I Tunes --- ---
    IHMC Cmap Tools Concept Mapping -----
    InDesign Journalism 9-12
    Inspiration and Kidspiration --- ---
    Intellikeys Overlay Maker Assistive Technology ---
    Intellimathics Assistive Technology ---
    IntelliTooks Classroom Suite Assistive Technology ---
    Intellitools Number Concepts 1 Assistive Technology ---
    Interwrite Workspace --- ---
    iRespond - Student Response System Student Response System ---
    iTunes --- ---
    IXL Math, ELA, K-12
    J-Creator AP Computer Science 11-12
    J Grasp and BluJ Utilities Computer Programming  
    Jing Screen/video capture All
    Joystick Trainer Assistive Technology ---
    JumpStart 1st grade math, reading, ELA 1st
    JumpStart Advanced --- ---
    Jumpstart Kindergarten --- ---
    JumpStart Kindergarten math, reading, ELA K
    Jumpstart Phonics --- ---
    JumpStart Preschool math, reading, ELA Pre-K
    JumpStart Ultimate Field Trips SS 4th
    Just Grandma and Me Assistive Technology ---
    Kid Pix Deluxe 4 all k-5
    Kidspiration - ver. 3 Assistive Technology ---
    Kidspiration 2 All k-5
    Knowsley Woods Assistive Technology ---
    Label Maker Software --- ---
    Lab View by National Instruments Physical Science 9th
    Lame --- ---
    Learn More About Math Assistive Technology ---
    Learn More About Words Assistive Technology ---
    Learn Zillion Math, Reading, Writing 2 - 12
    Learning My ABC's Assistive Technology ---
    Learning Working Styles --- ---
    Lego Mindstorm NXT/NXT Video Trainer/Sci. Data Logging --- ---
    Let's Go to Town Assistive Technology ---
    Lexia Reading (web-based) K-5
    Linguisystems ---- PreK-3
    Little Dough Man - Hands-on-Concepts Assistive Technology ---
    Living Books reading  k-1st
    Living Books reading  k-1st
    Logo Design Plus Marketing 10-12
    Lumion Pro Architecture/Landscape Design 10-12
    M - P
    Magic Letter Factory --- ---
    Main Street:  Community Science Assistive Technology ---
    Making Sense With Numbers Assistive Technology ---
    Marc Magician Library all
    Marc Wizard Library all
    Match Time Assistive Technology ---
    Math Blaster Math PreK - 1st
    Math Blaster Math 3rd-5th
    Math Munchers Math k-5
    Math Pad Assistive Technology ---
    Math Pad Plus Assistive Technology ---
    Math Seeds Math K-2
    Math Type Upper Level Math High School
    Math Wizard Math 3rd-5th
    Math Worksheet Generator Math ---
    MathTalk/Scientific Notebook for Dragon Assistive Technology ---
    MattiMath Assistive Technology ---
    Mavis Beacon Version 15 Technology/Typing 3rd-5th
    MDSolids Engineering/Technology 9th-12th
    Mediator --- ---
    MeMoves Assistive Technology ---
    Micro-LADS- Laureate 7 CD Module Assistive Technology ---
    Microsoft Photostory 3 --- ---
    Microtype --- ---
    Mighty Math: Carnival Countdown Math k-3
    Mighty Math: Zoo Zillions Math k-3
    Milley and Bailey Kindergarten --- ---
    Millie's Math House Assistive Technology ---
    Mimeo Notebook all all
    Mimeo software --- ---
    MindPoint Quiz SS 3rd-5th
    MIT App Inventor 2 Technology 6th-12th
    Moby Max Math/ELA K-8
    Monkeys Jumping on the Bed Assistive Technology ---
    More Starfall Elementary k - 3
    MP3 Player --- ---
    Music Ace --- ---
    My Board Assistive Technology ---
    My House --- ---
    My House:  Language Activities of Daily Living Assistive Technology ---
    My School Day --- ---
    My School:  Language Activities of Daily Living Assistive Technology ---
    My Town:  Language Activities of Daily Living Assistive Technology ---
    Natural Reader Assistive Technolgy --
    Nouns and Sounds –Laureate Assistive Technology ---
    NuVoice PASS Assistive Technology ---
    Old MacDonald's Farm Story Kit Assistive Technology ---
    Omniform 5.0 Assistive Technology ---
    Omniform Filler 5.0 Assistive Technology ---
    OmniPage 15 Professional Assistive Technology ---
    On A Green Bus Assistive Technology ---
    OpenBook English Language Learners ---
    Oregon Scientific Photo Album --- ---
    Out and About Assistive Technology ---
    Overlay Maker 3 Assistive Technology ---
    Pagemaker all all
    Palm Desktop Library all
    PCS Sign Language Animations Assistive Technology ---
    PCS Sign Language Symbols Assistive Technology ---
    Pen Tablet Driver for Wacom writing tablet All 9th-12th
    Photo Editing and Managing --- ---
    Photo Explosion Marketing 10-12
    Photoshop Elements all all
    Photoshop Elements --- ---
    PhotoStory 3 all ---
    Phtoshop Journalism 9-12
    Picture It Assistive Technology ---
    Picture This Assistive Technology ---
    Pix Writer Assistive Technology ---
    PLATO --- ---
    Point To Pictures Assistive Technology ---
    Pointscribe Assistive Technology ---
    Powerzone Advanced Math 8-12
    Press to Play - Animals Assistive Technology ---
    Press to Play - Speedy Assistive Technology ---
    Press to Play – Zoo Assistive Technology ---
    Print Shop --- ---
    Print Shop Premier Edition all all
    Printshop Writing 4th
    Printshop 23 All 4th
    Producer --- ---
    Project Safety Science - Health 4
    Promethean Planet ActivInspire All ---
    Puzzle Power:  Clothes & Transportation Assistive Technology ---
    Puzzle Power:  Fast Food and Sweets Assistive Technology ---
    Puzzle Power:  Zoo and School Days Assistive Technology ---
    Q - T
    Quark Xpress7 Marketing 10-12
    Quick Time --- ---
    QuickTime --- ---
    Quizdom --- ---
    Qwizdom Interactive Math Primary Math 1st-5th
    RadSounds Assistive Technology ---
    Random Student --- ---
    Raz-Kids.com Language Arts ---
    Reader Rabbit reading  prek - 1st
    Reader Rabbit 1st Grade --- ---
    Reader Rabbit Kindergarten --- ---
    Reader Rabbit Math Math 1st-3rd
    Reader Rabbit Preschool reading  Pre-k
    readinga-z.com Language Arts all
    Reading Counts - Scholastic Reading k-8
    Robotics all all
    Rollercoaster Tycoon all all
    Rosetta Stone English Language Learners all
    Safari all all
    Scan & Paint Assistive Technology all
    Scholastic Spelling Studio ELA 4th
    Science Seekeres - Endangered Species Science, ELA 4
    Scractch Programming 3rd-10th
    Screen Timer all all
    ScreenDoors 2000 Assistive Technology all
    Sentence Master 1 Assistive Technology all
    Sentence Master 2 Assistive Technology all
    Sentence Master 3 Assistive Technology all
    Sentence Master 4 Assistive Technology all
    Sheila Rae, the Brave Assistive Technology all
    Shockwave all all
    Shop 'Til You Drop Assistive Technology all
    Show Me Math Assistive Technology all
    Silverlight all all
    Simple Sentence Structure Assistive Technology all
    Simuair Simulator Software HVAC Class Career Center
    Single Switch Games 2 Assistive Technology all
    Single Switch Software f/ Preschoolers Assistive Technology all
    Single Switch Software f/ Teens Assistive Technology all
    Sim City all 6-8
    Skype all all
    SMART Notebook, SMART Response, SMART Ideas, SMART Math Tools and Wireless Slate Software, SMART Speller and Number Cruncher all all
    Smart Response all 5th
    SmartBoard software all all
    Social School Stories Assistive Technology all
    SoftTouch Favorites Assistive Technology all
    Solid Works Career 9-12
    Sony Handycam all all
    Sony Picture Browser all all
    SpaceTime Library all
    Stages Assessment Software Assistive Technology all
    Start to Finish Library-Natural Disasters Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - Adv. Of Huckleberry Finn Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - Anne of Green Gables Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - Jackie Robinson Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - King Tut's Tomb Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - Liddy and the Volcanoes Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - Red Badge of Courage Assistive Technology all
    Start-to-Finish Library - Story of Florence Griff Assistive Technology all
    Story Builder Assistive Technology all
    Structural Stress Analyzer 1000 Engineering/Technology 9ht-12th
    Study Island all all
    Sumdog Math 5k-5th
    Super Switch Hitter Assistive Technology all
    Switch Basics Assistive Technology all
    Switch It!  Diggers Assistive Technology all
    Switch It!  Wildlife Extra Assistive Technology all
    Switch Jam Assistive Technology all
    Switch Lanes Assistive Technology all
    Switch Skills 1 Assistive Technology all
    SwitchIt Bundle Assistive Technology all
    SwitchIt Early Math w/ Spider & Friends Assistive Technology all
    SwitchIt Early Math-Five Pac Assistive Technology all
    Symbol In-Hand Media all
    Talking Nouns I Assistive Technology all
    Talking Nouns II Assistive Technology all
    Talking Verbs Assistive Technology all
    TalkTime with Tucker Assistive Technology all
    Task Builder Assistive Technology all
    Teach Me Functional Foods Assistive Technology all
    Teacher Works Marketing 10-12
    Teacher Works for American Literature English 11-12
    Teaching Access Ability Assistive Technology all
    Teen Tunes Assistive Technology all
    Teenage Switch Progressions Assistive Technology all
    Test Builder all High
    Test Me Score Me Assistive Technology all
    Test Talker Teacher/Student Edition Assistive Technology all
    Testcheck - Algebra 1 & 2 Math 9
    Text Help Read and Write version / gold Assistive Technology all
    The Print Shop none all
    The Print Shop Library all
    ThinkingMaps  All Elem.
    TI - Smartview Calculus High School
    TI Smartview Math 9th-12th
    TI-Connect Math/Science 7th-12th
    Ticket to Read ELA K-6th
    Tiger’s Tale all all
    Tiger's Tale Assistive Technology all
    TimeLiner 5.0 Deluxe all 3rd-5th
    Toon Boom Studio Art/Animation 7th-12th
    Touch Money Math SP ED
    Trait Tracker Writing/Cross Curricular K - 8
    Transition Planning Inventory - Computer Version-Version 3.1 Special Education  all
    Two By Two Assistive Technology all
    Two Switches to Success Assistive Technology all
    Type to Learn 3/Type to Learn 4 Assistive Technology all
    Type to Learn JR Technology/Typing 1st-2nd
    U - Z
    USA Test Prep all all
    Virtual Business Retail and Virtual Business Sports Marketing 10-12
    Virtual Motor Skills Assistive Technology all
    Virtual Business Fiance Finance 9 - 12
    Virtual Physical Science Physical Science 9 - 12
    VOC-TIES transition assessment and training 9-12
    VOC-Ties Vocational Training & Interest Survey Secondary Ed SP ED
    Vocabulary Quiz Game Show ELA K-5
    Wal-Mart Digital Photo Manager  Visual Communications, Journalism 10-12
    WeatherLink Science/Agriculture 9 - 12
    Web Designer webpage development all
    Webstyle 4 Visual Communications, Journalism 10-12
    West Point Bridge Designer Engineering/Technology 9th-12th
    Where in the USA Geography 4
    Where in the World Geography 4
    Windows Media Player all all
    WinWay Resume Deluxe 14 (stand-alone only) Guidance and Counseling 9-12
    Word Munchers reading  1st-5th
    Word Munchers ELA k-5
    Words & Concepts I Assistive Technology all
    Words & Concepts II Assistive Technology all
    Words &Concepts III Assistive Technology all
    Work Keys all Adult Ed.
    Write Out Loud Solo Assistive Technology all
    Write OutLoud Assistive Technology all
    Writing w/ Symbols 2000 Assistive Technology all
    Writing with Symbols all all
    Xara Menu-maker all all
    ZAP Thinkin' Science Series Science 4th
    Zoom Text 7.0 Assistive Technology all
    ZoomBrowersEX all all