How ERP helps Education Institutions to Maintain Student Data Privacy?

By | January 17th, 2017|Categories: Education|

Data security and confidentiality is a matter of utmost concern in today’s digital world, given the fact that there is always a possibility of data loss or theft. Data mining (legal or otherwise) is on the rise. User data is captured, processed and analyzed to gain a better understanding of user preferences, browsing patterns, buying [...]

How School ERP Can Help Optimize Admin Functions

By | December 20th, 2016|Categories: ERP for School|

Time and effort-intensive paperwork is typical of all admin functions in an Educational Institution. Admin staffs not only need to work with printed documents but also preserve them in good shape for audits / inspections. Applications for admissions and recruitment, report cards, memos and notices, bills and invoices and fee receipts are but a few [...]

School ERP – What’s In Store For Teachers?

By | November 5th, 2016|Categories: ERP for School|

Educational institutions usually opt for an ERP implementation to improve the efficiency of their operations. While a School ERP can definitely speed up the otherwise manual administrative tasks and enhance the learning experience for students, can it augment the teaching experience as well? A School ERP not only provides teachers with an opportunity to hone [...]

School ERP – Costs Vs Benefits

By | November 5th, 2016|Categories: ERP for School|

Adopting technology in classrooms though beneficial in several ways has it fair share of expenses as well. It is important to keep in mind that School ERPs or School Management solutions do not yield instant results neither in terms of improved operations nor return on investments.  While costs are driven by the choice of ERP [...]

Change Management Strategy For Successful ERP Implementation

By | October 8th, 2016|Categories: Education|

ERP implementations, as we understand are aimed at taking the pinch out of managing the core functions of an organization. They make it easier for the top management to get a clear picture of the operations across the different departments in real-time and decide on suitable courses of action to achieve intended goals. The catch [...]

Technology And Engagement In Classroom – A Close Connection

By | October 7th, 2016|Categories: Education|

Enhanced student engagement has been reported as one of the key benefits of introducing technology in the classroom. This observation is also backed by a Gallup Survey (2013), which has revealed that technology has managed to increase student participation (in US Schools) by more than 50% in the past 10 years. However, the benefit results [...]

Improving Student’s Academic Performance using ERP

By | August 17th, 2016|Categories: Education|

Academic performance of students is heavily influenced by the learning environment. The different educational facilities available at the School, quality of lessons and the subject knowledge as well as teaching experience of the educator to a great extent determine the student’s involvement and interest in the learning process, and affect performance as well. Integrating technology [...]

Challenges in Implementing School ERP System

By | August 9th, 2016|Categories: ERP for School|

ERP implementations often prove challenging mainly because the software needs to be installed and configured to best meet the requirements of the customer.  Right from the mode of deployment and custom features to infrastructure demands and training requirements, each implementation is different and therefore unique.  While School ERP systems are far less complex than those [...]

Is India ready for Flipped Classrooms?

By | July 20th, 2016|Categories: Education|

A Flipped Classroom, for those who are not aware, is a revolutionary educational concept which is directly the reverse or opposite of the conventional model of education, where homework and classroom lectures swap places.  Students catch up with online lectures and lessons from home and test their understanding by taking up assignments, solving problems or [...]

Benefits of Technology in Classroom

By | July 19th, 2016|Categories: Education|

Technology advancements have revolutionized the way in which information is generated and consumed. They help people stay connected, make new friends, access and share information almost effortlessly.  Most students today are not only interested but also quite adept at using personal electronic gadgets like a smart phone or laptop.  Teachers are no exception as well. [...]