NetSupport School Student

NetSupport School Student

The #1 choice for IT educators worldwide, NetSupport School delivers the tools you need to help maximize the effectiveness of…

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What is NetSupport School Student?

The 'NetSupport School Student' is a Google Chrome Extension that uplifts computer-led education. Designed for use in NetSupport-managed classrooms, it enables teachers to efficiently monitor and interact with students using Google Chromebook. From setting objectives to asking students for registration at the start of each lesson, sending instant surveys, launching discussion sessions, and much more, this extension offers diverse educational utilities. It even includes a feature to gauge student well-being and requires connectivity setup for use.

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Rating: 3.23 (124)
Version: 15.0.0 (Last updated: 2023-07-03)
Creation date: 2020-02-16
Risk impact: Very high risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • notifications
  • desktopCapture
  • activeTab
  • management
  • clipboardWrite
  • clipboardRead
  • <all_urls>
  • power
  • enterprise.deviceAttributes
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Size: 3.69M
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The #1 choice for IT educators worldwide, NetSupport School delivers the tools you need to help maximize the effectiveness of computer-led teaching and now you can utilize the power of NetSupport School in a Google Chrome environment.

For use in your existing NetSupport-managed classroom, the NetSupport School Student extension can be installed on each student machine running the Google Chrome OS. From the teacher's machine (Chrome OS or Windows) you can then connect to each system enabling you to monitor and interact with each student quickly and efficiently.

KEY FEATURES:

  • View a crystal clear thumbnail of each student device in a single view and zoom in to view a larger thumbnail of any selected student Chromebook.
  • Open a separate view session to discreetly monitor a selected student’s screen and take a closer look at activity – perfect for ensuring students are on task with their learning activities. (The open Browser activity can be viewed in Thumbnail and View modes along with the option to view the full desktop if required.)
  • The teacher can set objectives and expected outcomes for the current lesson.
  • Ask students to register at the start of each lesson.
  • The teacher can show their desktop to students’ Chromebooks to help demonstrate a point or show students how to do a particular task.
  • Lock the student's mouse and keyboard when instructing.
  • The teacher can send an instant survey to students during or at the end of a session, helping to instantly capture students’ understanding of a topic.
  • The Feedback and Wellbeing feature can be used by teachers to gauge how students feel, their confidence with a topic and whether they need extra support.
  • The teacher can open a discussion session that all or selected students can join, enter their comments and share with the rest of the class.
  • Send an attention-grabbing message or instruction to each student machine.
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Pros
  • Excelent educational tool
  • Great for the price
  • Vou testar.... Me parece legal e produtiva.
  • fantastisch product!
  • Muy provechoso, excelente
  • تطبيق مفيد جدا وممتاز يساعدنا على إدارة الفصول المدرسية
  • تطبيق ممتاز و فعال لادارة الفصول المدرسية
  • This is a great tool!
Cons
  • Terrible flaming hot garbage spyware
  • terrible
  • Since it was installed so many of my files have been corrupted, the problem only started when it was installed and I lost days worth of work
  • It sucks lol burn
  • this is dodgy spyware used to invade the privacy of every student they can even watch you at home which means they know your ip dont ruin me and other students livs
  • blatantly violates the google terms of service, report it
  • My school has used this to take away our privacy and uses it while we are at home to spy on us when we are online. please get rid of it.
  • terrible it embarresses people and we could have private info on here that teachers have no buisness seeing.
  • Literally can modify search history and see what you are doing at all times. Very creepy.
  • this is horrible. just because we're in middle school, doesn't mean teachers just invade our privacy smh. they just expect the worst case scenarios when they look at that site we're on. if they want privacy and they get it, we should too.
  • slow and klunky
  • Doesn't even work and I can't open any appor "software"
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  • great
  • price
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  • home
  • modify
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  • klunky
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Safety
Risk impact

NetSupport School Student is very risky to use and it requires a lot of sensitive permissions. Avoid installing this extension unless you absolutely trust this publisher.

Risk likelihood

NetSupport School Student has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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