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Today, many students in school whose parents are not involved in school lives. However, Notas believes that students do better at school and then university when their parents are participating in their school life. Notas would create an app for the biggest school portal in the Oakland County, MiStar, and integrate parental involvement tips, seminars for parents to make their students successful.

Who are your biggest competitors? (max 300 characters)

Schoology is a portal that many high schools are currently moving to, however all the official business will still be held in main school portals like MiStar. Browser version of MiStar. Even though much traffic goes through the browser, if there is going to be a mobile app, many users will use that.

What makes your idea different? (max 300 characters)

Notas would be not only an app for a school portal, but also it would help parents and students be more successful at school. It would have different resources to help parents learn about involvement in their children's lives. Also, Notas, would create physical events to promote our philosophy.

Why will your idea be successful? (max 300 characters)

Aside from letting parents learn how to make their students successful, Notas would be an app to view school portals but on the phone. Today, MiStar, has over 100,000 users via browser everyday, so creating a mobile app would but also make transfer some users from browser to mobile app.