In Student Data your students can have an "alias" name recorded, it has been requested that these "alias" names print and display on the Seating Chart in Teacher Portal Attendance. Since this is not currently possible within Aeries. This is a great opportunity to try out Aeries UserVoice, where you can submit your ideas for feature enhancements and thousands of other Aeries users can vote those ideas to the top. This helps the Aeries development team to focus its efforts on the most desired features.
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