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Managing Separation and Divorce (of Parents) at School

There are a few steps you can take to make it easier on your child at school and at home. Read...

Take Your Enrolment Management System from Stressful to Streamlined With an All-in-One Platform

“They’re heeeerrrre.”

The yearly blitz of back-to-school commercials featuring more backpacks,...

Birth of the School Management System: Q&A with The Man Behind the Code

Phil Neal’s aversion to paperwork, instinctive talent for coding, and teammates with a flair for...

The Evolution of the School Management System: PART 2

...And we're back to transport you further along the evolutionary timeline - unearthing even...

The Evolution of the School Management System: PART 1

How did we ever live without it? It’s hard to remember a time when schools and technology didn’t...

5 Ways to Tell if Your School Management System is Future-Proof

In a world with increasing dependence on technology, it’s essential that your school MIS is...

Discover top time-saving hacks for busy school administrators

Get organised ahead of the new school term with these time-saving ideas.

A day in the life of a...

How technology is supporting schools during the pandemic

From global school closures in 2020 to the delivery of hybrid learning models currently in...

Why it’s time to commit to just one School Management System

Everybody has an opinion about technology, and teachers are no exception.

Here are three typical...

What bugs you about your School Management System?

According to Leanne Gomes, “census - is the worst.” This is the task that takes up most of...

LTI (Learning Tools Interoperability) Compliance

We are proud to announce MySchool is now compliant with the popular LTI (learning tools...

The GDPR and school suppliers

 

As a controller, your school is responsible for the security and processing of all personal...

MySchool update version 1.5

 We're excited to launch an overhauled timetable configuration tool with version 1.5 of MySchool.

GDPR - The Data Protection Officer

The appointment of a data protection officer is one of the more daunting requirements of the...

GDPR Awareness. What you should do right now.

The thing about the GDPR is that it's not going away and it's not going to pass by silently on...

School Management Software to help bring your school community together

Why use MySchool school management software to run your school? Let's take a look from a few...

Unpacking Personal Data under the GDPR

 

The GDPR defines personal data as:

"... any information relating to an identified or...

Consent in the GDPR

Consent is not a new concept and has been a core part of data protection & privacy laws for...

EU GDPR Summary for Schools

You may be wondering why we need new privacy laws.  As it stands, data privacy laws vary from...

The true value of school management software

Like all tools, the real value comes from not what they can potentially do but what you actually...

MCA technology award finalist!

We're particularly excited today to find out we've been chosen as a finalist for the 2016 MCA...

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) glossary for schools

There are many specialised words and terms associated with the General Data Protection Regulation

GDPR Introduction: New privacy law affecting school data security for students & staff.

The General Data Protection Regulation is the EU’s tough new privacy and data protection law...

MySchool is ISO27001 and ISO9001 certified

We are proud to announce that MySchool has now attained the internationally recognised ISO...

Solid support that keeps your school ticking over.

Using a school management system requires great support and like all companies we are proud of the...

MySchool undergoing data protection and quality certifications ISO27001 & ISO9001

As part of our drive towards building a better service for our customers, we're really excited to...

How Administrators can Facilitate Technology Adoption

Back in 2009, Education World published an informative article on the administrator’s role in...

Buying School Management Software: 5 Things to Consider

Before finally settling on a school management system there are a few final details to look into...

Choosing the Right School Management Software

 

Any seasoned education professional knows that when the time comes to upgrade or invest in a...

1.2 MySchool Update

 

Over the past couple of months, we’ve been reviewing our services, the way we work, and how we...