The SimplyCircle mission

Strengthen family engagement in classrooms, schools and PTAs

The SimplyCircle leadership team

Elena Krasnoperova

Elena Krasnoperova
Founder & CEO

Elena is a mom of 2 kids with 16 years of work experience at BCG, eBay, PayPal, Zong and oDesk. Elena holds a Ph.D. in Psychology from Stanford University. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, Zumba and chasing after her two boys.

Marcelo Ribeiro
Lead Developer

Marcelo is a dad of 2 young kids. He is an experienced web and mobile app developer. Marcelo holds a B.S. in Physics from Universidade de S√£o Paulo in Brazil. Originally from Brazil, Marcelo loves his new life in Silicon Valley.

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Four Simple Tips to Grow Your PTA
National PTA

SimplyCircle Launches Online Payment Service

Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid in Communicating with Your PTA
National PTA

15 Essential Apps For The Organized Teacher

Tech Report: SimplyCircle mobile app helps parents stay organized during school year
KRON-4 Bay Area News

5 tips for communicating with parents
Mrs. Wills' Kindergarten

SimplyCircle is an EXCELLENT platform for communicating with parents!
The First Grade Parade

SimplyCircle Helps You Organize Communication With Parents
Free Technology For Teachers

Communicating with parents the easy way

A new tool for parent communication
Fabulous in First

SimplyCircle: A Free App to Simplify Teacher-Parent Communication

5 Tips For Communicating With Parents
Mrs. Wills Kindergarten

Communicating With Parents The Easy Way

SimplyCircle: A Free App to Simplify Teacher-Parent Communication

Top 10 Apps For Parents That Will Save Your Sanity
A Fine Parent

Three Tips to Increase Parent Engagement in the Classroom
EdTech Times

SimplyCircle: Create groups online (article in Italian)
Maestro Roberto

Organize Your Team Better with This Tool (article in Spanish)
Clases de Periodismo (Spanish)

PK1 Conference Resource Finds
Teacher Idea Factory

The Rise of Moms as Technology Entrepreneurs

SimplyCircle, a Simple Way to Organize Group Activities (article in Spanish)
WWWhatsNew (Spanish)

SchoolCircle is now SimplyCircle, expands product dramatically
Plug and Play

More for Moms
Washington Parent

Making Communication with Parents Easy
Learn Lead Grow

Web App Streamlines Teacher-Parent Communication
Tech & Learning

SchoolCircle: Parent Communication Made Easy
Mrs. Jump's Class

6 tools for parent-teacher collaboration
eSchool News

S'Cool Tools of the Week: SchoolCircle, Bulb, Time for Kids, Learn with Homer

App of the Day: SchoolCircle TheNowTampaBay

App of the Day: SchoolCircle
ABC Action News

Q&A With Elena Krasnoperova, Founder of SchoolCircle
EdTech Times

#Mompreneur Elena Krasnoperova Founder of SchoolCircle
Mompreneur Media

SchoolCircle Launches Free App for Teacher-Parent Communications
THE Journal

Freebee Friday: Opening New Lines of Communication

SchoolCircle App: Easily Improves Parent Teacher Communication
2 Wired 2 Tired

7 Apps to Help You Streamline Your Life

12 Apps For Smarter Teacher-Parent Communication
Te@ch Thought

7 Apps to Help You Streamline Your Life
Working Mother

SchoolCircle looks to improve communication between teachers and parents

Customized SchoolCircle for Room Parents Launched!

App of the Week: Stay in the loop
eSchool News

School Circle: A Free App to Help Strengthen Parent Partnerships
Marygrove College

Amazing Apps: SchoolCircle
Motherhood Moment

SchoolCircle - A Great Free Way to Communicate with Parents of Your Students
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

3 Excellent Free Tools to Communication with Students Parents
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

SchoolCircle - Organize Your Communication to Parents
Free Technology for Teachers

SchoolCircle's Elena and Grace help to improve parent-teacher communication
Plug and Play

Fixing teacher parent communications - Mompreneur creates tool to stem the flood of school emails and flyers
The Charlotte Observer