Welcome to your weekly EIS Bulletin!
We appreciate how busy your inbox can become, so EIS will only send out Support & 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 EIS email needs urgent action.
Below we have summarised what is new this week… if you have any queries, please get in touch!
Training & Events
View all EIS Training Courses on http://www.kentcpdonline.org.uk/
- E490 SIMS & Power BI – Thursday 28 November 2019
- E287 SIMS Maintaining Staff Records in Personnel – Thursday 5 December 2019
Capita Webinar – Parental Engagement Suite of Products – Friday 15 November 19
Capita are hosting a FREE webinar for schools on Friday 15 November 19 to show the parental engagement suite of products. This includes the following;
InTouch functionality, including integrated communications, unexplained absence and attendance comms, workflow when logging behaviour, assessment and exam results.
Parent app features, including push notifications, homework, data collection, and how it links to InTouch and SIMS Pay.
SIMS Pay capabilities, including trips and clubs, integration with SIMS Dinner Money, and streamlining administrative work such as reporting, refunds and parent communications.
To register please go to- https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/4191190293400222476
Interventions Module in SIMS
EIS are hosting a FREE webinar on the interventions module in SIMS (which all schools have access to through their licence).
Please register for the Interventions module webinar on Thursday, November 21, 2019 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM GMT at:
This module is very useful for a range of areas in school from sports premium tracking to GCSE interventions and SEN provisions.
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.
S316 SIMS User Forum – Focusing on SEN and how SIMS can help schools to record information and reduce the administrative burden of this process.
Please book your place online at www.kentcpdonline.org.uk for the above event.
Hot Off The Press!
- Data Sharing with KCC (19-E056) – Orchestra Lite Installation on School Admin/SIMS Servers – This article explains what Synergy Orchestra Lite is and what Cantium will need to do in order to install the software
For further information and to get in touch: