Want some information about Stanislaus County schools? There’s an app for that.
The Stanislaus County Office of Education has gone mobile, becoming perhaps the first county office in the state to tap an app for virtually all its Web resources.
The Merced County Office of Education has an app for Common Core information, and a sprinkling of other offices have targeted mobile offerings, a check of iTunes apps found. All are free.
The Stanislaus mobile app, however, links users to its Web pages via a grid of simple icons. Parents might find the resources page most helpful, with listings of opening and closing dates, school districts and maps all available with a touch.
The county office unveiled its app to the Stanislaus County Board of Education on Tuesday as part of its regular monthly meeting.
In other business, trustees: