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Texas Computer Cooperative (TCC)

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For 50 years the Texas Computer Cooperative (TCC) has been the leader in delivering products and services that support Texas LEAs in managing student and business information. ASCENDER will build on the TCC's statewide success in compliance and reporting, empowering LEAs to make informed decisions through powerful yet flexible tools and applications.

Our Mission

Provide trusted, cost-effective school administrative software and support services to Texas local education agencies while ensuring compliance with state, federal and local requirements.

ASCENDER User Conference

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Join us!
The 2024 ASCENDER User Conference
"The Winning Path"
October 8 - 10, 2024.

The sessions range from 101 basic sessions to more advanced sessions for both business and student applications. Lunch will be provided on October 8th and 9th only.

Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center 900 E Market Street, San Antonio, TX 78205

Our Products

ASCENDER Enterprise

Enterprise System

Powerful web-based Business and Student administrative applications written specifically for Texas schools, plus all state-mandated extracts and support for OCR reporting.


Smartphone-enabled access to student attendance, grades, and more, and easily enroll/register students, submit forms, and set alerts.

ASCENDER ParentPortal
ASCENDER EmployeePortal


Self-service access to paychecks, W-2s and 1095s, leave information, along with electronic approval workflow, all iOS and Android compatible.


Job descriptions, interview workflows, and core question building blocks for employers, targeted searching for job seekers, plus responsive design that works on any device.

ASCENDER CareerPortal
ASCENDER TeacherPortal


Mobile classroom management of attendance, grades, discipline referrals, and progress reports, with support for multiple grading concepts.


Integrated student course request and graduation plan tools with customizable control, including course alternates and printable reports.

ASCENDER StudentPortal