8 Reasons to Invest in a New Student Information System

8 Reasons to Invest in a New Student Information System

School administrators always have to keep one eye on the future, whether it’s the first day of a new semester or the bells are ringing for summer break. For schools with an outdated student information system (SIS), administrators have to make the difficult decision...
Bettering Student Outcomes with Formative Assessment

Bettering Student Outcomes with Formative Assessment

Formative assessments, when used correctly and in context, can lead to increased engagement and improved outcomes for students. But defining how formative assessments can help educators, or even what they are for in the first place, can be difficult without a clear...
Engage Your School Community with These Information Tools

Engage Your School Community with These Information Tools

In the era of the smartphone, expecting parents to get their information about school events from your marquee seems awfully out-of-date. Of course, you’re probably thinking that it’s not that simple – you might send a newsletter home regularly, and maybe you even...
7 Benefits of Lesson Plans in the Cloud

7 Benefits of Lesson Plans in the Cloud

Teachers are used to taking work home. Assignments to grade, reading to finish, lesson plans to write – there’s always a stack of papers, a USB drive, or textbooks that have to be shuttled back and forth. But what if lesson plans and other vital paperwork didn’t...
5 Ways to Make the Best of Your SIS Transition

5 Ways to Make the Best of Your SIS Transition

Your school’s student information system plays a crucial role in many aspects of your operations. Without it, efficiency at your school could grind to a halt. SIS is like an engine, sometimes it needs repair – and sometimes it blows a gasket. If your SIS isn’t...