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4 tips to get the most out of your MIS

Posted by Kat Norfolk on May 26, 2021 9:53:47 AM

 

While you’ve been focussed on supporting your school community, we've been sharing some MIS tips on our social channels to show you how a cloud-based MIS like ScholarPack can support you - right at the moments you need it most. In case you missed it, we’ve collated all 4 of our super short videos into a helpful summary below.

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Topics: Attendance, The cloud, After-school club, wellbeing, cloud, MIS, scholarpack, blog, parent communication

How schools are using ScholarPack to support students’ mental health & wellbeing

Posted by Sue Jackson on Apr 16, 2021 10:07:13 AM

 

After a year of disrupted education and lockdowns that saw over 80% of students learning from home, we consider the impact COVID-19 has had on students’ mental health and wellbeing, and how St Columba’s Catholic Primary School in Barrow in Furness, is using ScholarPack to identify concerns and support students.

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Topics: wellbeing, mental health, scholarpack, blog

How to bring together a divided school community

Posted by Nathalie Hulbert on Jun 5, 2020 11:45:15 AM

 

How do you unite a school community that’s spread across home and school learning environments, while also trying to navigate the many other challenges of phased school re-openings? This is yet another riddle that school staff have been faced with this week, but one that they’ve been solving with the same steely determination that’s gotten them through the pandemic so far. 

With that in mind, here are some top tips and examples of how you can bring together a divided school community, at a time where togetherness has never been more needed:

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Topics: wellbeing, mental health, scholarpack, blog, covid19, school reopening

Tools and tips to help you support school staff wellbeing

Posted by Nathalie Hulbert on May 22, 2020 11:36:02 AM

 

You only have to go as far as your social media pages to see how much momentum #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek is getting at the minute, and it’s not really surprising. 

The lockdown is forcing us all to live and work in unconventional, confined, and in some cases life-changing, circumstances right now.  

And with increased recognition of these challenges - particularly within the education sector, school leaders are being directed to free guidance on how best to support staff wellbeing in places that they didn’t even know to look. In that vein, I wanted to share some of the best tools and practical tips that I’ve seen from across the sector...

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Topics: wellbeing, mental health, scholarpack, blog, covid19, remote teaching