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National Distance Learning Week

National Distance Learning Week

The growth and quality of online learning continues to increase in both K-12 and Higher Education, but maintaining a classroom environment, when possible, for socialization and the personalized oversight of a teacher or professor continues to enrich a student’s...

Utilizing Predictive Analytics to Improve Student Outcomes

Utilizing Predictive Analytics to Improve Student Outcomes

The evolution of Student Information Systems (SIS) has brought about many valuable enhancements to support data-driven decisions and improved education outcomes. A comprehensive, well-architected SIS provides institutions the scalability to store vast amounts of...

Nine Ways States Can Create Competency-Based Education Systems

Posted November 4, 2015 by Dale Frost Most schools and education systems are designed around seat time, or providing students with a minimum number of instructional hours. Seat time is the foundation of most education policies, from funding to credits to graduation...

7 Benefits of Using Small Data in K-12 Schools

While big data is a huge deal in today’s business world, small data can make a real and timely impact on the education field. Here's how. A student takes a class on Raspberry Pi, a credit-card-sized single-board computer developed to promote the teaching of basic...

Maestro SIS Release 3.8

The BocaVox dev team has been at it again, and we’re ready to shower our users with yet another round of new updates and features. Our biggest and best ever release will be available this spring. Our focus for Release 3.8 is support for Individualized Learning, which...

Maestro SIS Release 3.7

We are pleased to announce the newest Maestro release 3.7.0, which includes several enhancements and features, including intelligent dashboards, workflow and ledger enhancements. Please let us know what you think of Maestro’s facelift. The new features were derived...

Utilizing Technology to Increase Student Retention

There are many ways in which Technology can increase the odds of course completion, and facilitate overall student satisfaction and success. There are four features that every administrator should insist their School Administrative System Software provide to maximize student retention and student success.

3 Ways a SIS Enhances Blended Learning

When infusing technology into the core curriculum of the classroom experience, a new world opens up within the classroom. Think of a blended learning program as a microcosm of new opportunities. Suddenly, course offerings explode to unimaginable heights. Students can take a multitude of accelerated or specialized courses at other institutions without leaving the familiarity of their classroom.