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

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

Eduroam

Free Wi-Fi access at sites across Kent and the UK   eduroam is a FREE service which allows participating organisations to connect to Wi-Fi networks when visiting other participating eduroam organisations, visitors would simply use their regular network login credentials for access.  This is a global service with availability throughout the world, a full list… Continue Reading Eduroam

Need an Easy Way to Evidence Your Use of Sports Premium Funding?

It is imperative that schools are able to clearly evidence a complete breakdown of their Primary School Sports Premium and the impact it is having on their pupils as an OFSTED requirement.   With the Sugar Levy payments due to come in from September and a possible increase in the funding, checks on how schools… Continue Reading Need an Easy Way to Evidence Your Use of Sports Premium Funding?

Have You Booked Your FREE Place at the Kent Online Safety Live Event?

The UK Safer Internet Centre run a programme of free events across the UK for professionals working with children and young people – Online Safety Live.    These 2 hour sessions cover a broad range of topics related to online safety and delegates also receive access to online resources with supporting materials and presentation downloads. … Continue Reading Have You Booked Your FREE Place at the Kent Online Safety Live Event?

Minecraft: Education Edition – Special Price Available

We are proud to announce we are able to sell Minecraft: Education Edition to all eligible education customers in the UK! Priced at just £3.60 per user per year, Minecraft: Education Edition is an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive environment where the only limit is your imagination.   Information about… Continue Reading Minecraft: Education Edition – Special Price Available