Congratulations to Brent Primary School – Winners of a Class Trip to Flip Out!

EIS and Kent Sport are pleased to announce our competition winner – Brent Primary School in Dartford, Kent – who win a class trip to Flip Out Trampoline Park in Chatham.  The school have won a class trip to Flip Out including coach transportation and lunch – we know the children will have a great… Continue Reading Congratulations to Brent Primary School – Winners of a Class Trip to Flip Out!

Malware Prevention Tips

Malware, especially ransomware (the act of encrypting files and demanding money for the decryption) attacks has been in news increasingly over the past few months. Given this, EIS thought it timely to remind customers of some basic precautions and best practices that can help mitigate these attacks. Software Updates Recent attacks such as WannaCry and… Continue Reading Malware Prevention Tips

SIMS Teacher App and Android Devices

Capita Education Services (CES) have issued the following statement about their SIMS Teacher App product for Android Devices:   “As the number of schools using the SIMS Teacher App increases, we constantly monitor the take-up across the different platforms.  We can see that the Apple iOS and Windows platforms are by far the most popular… Continue Reading SIMS Teacher App and Android Devices

SIMS Teacher app Android Platform Important Update

EIS would like to share the following news announced today by Capita SIMS:  “As the number of schools using the SIMS Teacher app increases, we constantly monitor the take-up across the different platforms.  We can see that the Apple iOS and Windows platforms are by far the most popular choices; however, for the Android platform, we… Continue Reading SIMS Teacher app Android Platform Important Update

Adobe Flash End of Life

On Tuesday 25 July 2017, Adobe announced they will cease all support and development of Adobe Flash at the end of 2020. For many years the use of Flash has been declining primarily due to the incompatibility with mobile devices and the numerous security vulnerabilities being discovered.   Since the beginning of 2017, the major… Continue Reading Adobe Flash End of Life

DfE Exclusions Data Puts Behaviour Management Firmly in the Spotlight

New statistics for school exclusions in 2015/16 have been published by the Department for Education and include permanent and fixed term exclusions.  The statistics show that the number of school exclusions in England is at its highest level since 2009.  The full report can be viewed here.   Key points to note:   A rise… Continue Reading DfE Exclusions Data Puts Behaviour Management Firmly in the Spotlight

Win a Class Trip to Flip Out!

We are proud to launch our competition in partnership with Kent Sport! Win a class trip to Flip Out (coach transport and lunch included) by booking on the EIS new course – E472: Tracking Sports Premium Funding with SIMS Interventions.  Simply book a place on our training by the end of December 2017 and you… Continue Reading Win a Class Trip to Flip Out!

EIS Retains Customer Service Excellence Award

  Every year we are assessed to check that we are meeting the standards for Customer Service Excellence.  As part of the assessment, we have to provide evidence to prove that we are meeting the criteria set and the assessor also speaks to a handful of customers to hear about their experiences with EIS in… Continue Reading EIS Retains Customer Service Excellence Award

EIS Weekly Update – 6 July 17

  Welcome to your weekly EIS Bulletin!  We appreciate how busy your inbox can become,  so EIS will only send out Support, Training & News messages every Thursday.  If there is something critical that our customers need to know immediately, we will of course send a message straightaway – that way you will know the… Continue Reading EIS Weekly Update – 6 July 17