The Schools Broadband Mailing List

Did you know that we offer an email community where School Technicians can discuss ideas and problems with like-minded Technicians at other Schools?   So, maybe you’re considering implementing a new service and would like to know opinions from other Schools that may have experience in that area?  Or you would simply like to know… Continue Reading The Schools Broadband Mailing List

EIS Weekly Bulletin 4 May 17

  Welcome to your weekly EIS Bulletin!  We appreciate how busy your email 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… Continue Reading EIS Weekly Bulletin 4 May 17

Free GIS Resources for Geography – ArcGIS

ArcGIS Online is a complete, cloud-based mapping platform that makes teaching with GIS easy. There is no install, you just need a browser to get started. ArcGIS Online works on PC’s, Mac’s, and mobile devices.   ArcGIS Online for Schools has a wide range of maps and data  for the world in 2D and 3D. This… Continue Reading Free GIS Resources for Geography – ArcGIS

New Training Course: SIMS Interventions

EIS are pleased to announce dates for a brand new training course for the SIMS Interventions Module.  This new functionality is available to schools as part of the SIMS Spring 2017 Release.   SIMS Interventions allows schools to record information about the initiatives that take place with pupils that are above and beyond the national… Continue Reading New Training Course: SIMS Interventions

EIS Service Desk Superhero 2017

Between the 20th and 24th February EIS sent out an email to all its customers when incidents were closed through the Service Desk, asking customers to vote for their Service Desk Superhero.    EIS received a fantastic response and all of the comments made by our custoemrs were shared with the nominees and their managers.   … Continue Reading EIS Service Desk Superhero 2017

Information Commissioner’s Office Education Webinar

Over 520 people joined last month’s education webinar which was organised by the ICO. The webinar looked at best practice when it comes to collecting and using personal information of pupils and staff within educational establishments. It also considered the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which will become law in May 2018 and discussed… Continue Reading Information Commissioner’s Office Education Webinar

EIS Achieves SIMS Accreditation from Capita

  Following a rigorous process of evaluation, an independent survey of our school’s experiences and onsite inspections we are pleased to announce EIS has successfully achieved SIMS Accreditation for the next 2 years.   EIS is proud to be delivering a SIMS accredited service and to continue supporting schools at the highest level. Our customers… Continue Reading EIS Achieves SIMS Accreditation from Capita

EIS e-Voucher 2017-18 Now Available

Our e-Voucher Scheme provides schools with the opportunity to purchase 3 or 5 day vouchers for our EIS scheduled training events. We cover a range of topics including SIMS, Cloud Based Services such as KLZ, Web Publishing & Programming and Systems & Networks.   3 Day e-Voucher will cost £548.25 instead of £597.00 a savings… Continue Reading EIS e-Voucher 2017-18 Now Available

Report – Creating a Culture: How School Leaders Can Optimise Behaviour – EIS Explores Ways SIMS Can Help

The Government has published a report – Creating a Culture: How school leaders can optimise behaviour – written by Tom Bennett, who has carried out an independent review of behaviour in schools. This report follows on from work carried out by the IITT Behaviour Review Group who were commissioned by the Secretary of State for… Continue Reading Report – Creating a Culture: How School Leaders Can Optimise Behaviour – EIS Explores Ways SIMS Can Help