School IT Blog

SIMS Update: What Do You Need to Know About Your School IT Systems?

Tue 10 August, 2021

Soft Egg SIMS Support covers all your SIMS needs. In particular, we’ve found that schools need our help with update support, installation of new modules, and overloaded systems or errors during key events and times of the year.

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​The Importance of Using the Cloud in Education

Wed 28 July, 2021

43% of higher institutions have already adopted cloud computing and many more are following suit.

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5 ways to keep your pupils engaged remotely.

Thu 11 February, 2021

Keeping pupils engaged while teaching remotely can be tough. especially when it seems there is no end in sight. Try these top tips for keeping them engaged.

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3 Ways to Get Your School ICT Ready for September

Wed 02 September, 2020

The summer is the optimal opportunity to ensure your school is ICT ready. This is especially important after months of remote learning to ensure a seamless back to school process for students and staff.

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How to use G-suite to teach lessons remotely to classes and groups of students

Mon 06 July, 2020

Despite schools now having access to funding and support, to implement remote learning tools such as G-suite for education many schools still aren’t making the best use of these tools. So, in our new series of blogs, we hope to provide some tips, advice, and ideas for how you can make the best use of G-suite in your school.

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DfE Platform Provisioning Programme

Fri 24 April, 2020

DfE support to provide remote education during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

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Understanding Your School Data Protection Policy

Mon 30 September, 2019

Making sure you’re up to code with your school data protection policy will keep you protected from breaches and safe from crisis.

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How to Protect Yourself from Malware

Wed 08 May, 2019

Malicious malware risks the safety of your data. This blog will walk you through some key malware prevention tips, so you can be comfortable in your security.

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Why You Should Move to the Cloud

Thu 28 February, 2019

As more schools plan to move towards the cloud in the next few years, this blog examines the benefits of cloud storage for education in terms of technology & student learning.

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Everything You Need To Know About Microsoft Licensing For Schools

Mon 09 October, 2017

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Foldr For Schools: The What, The How And The Why

Sun 27 August, 2017

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Steps To Help Prevent A Malware/ransomware Attack

Fri 11 August, 2017

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