News

2
Oct

SchoolsBuddy at EduTech 2017

We are all looking forward to showing off SchoolsBuddy at EduTech 2017, taking place on the 6th-7th October at London Olympia. EduTech is an education technology exhibition designed for teachers in the early years to secondary school/sixth form age-group. The purpose of the event is deliver guidance and support for teachers in how to use new or existing technology effectively

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14
Sep

Speedy Activities Management Software

Save paper, hassle, and hours of your time with our activities management software Organising activities in schools is a notorious headache, and using traditional methods, can cost hours of precious time, resources, and patience. But at SchoolsBuddy, we’ve worked closely with our fantastic school member clients, to produce a perfect workflow in our activities management software that can automate all stages of

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14
Sep

Global SMS Added to our Messaging Features

In addition to push notifications and emails, SchoolsBuddy now boasts Global SMS among its messaging features In case of emergencies, an SMS message really is the best way to communicate quickly and effectively; extreme weather is a good example of when this might be necessary. Urgent updates need to reach everyone, regardless of whether they have a smart phone, or

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24
May

School Trip Organisation Software: Turn Nightmare to Not-a-Problem with SchoolsBuddy

SchoolsBuddy’s organisation, safeguarding and communication features make SchoolTrips a great deal easier School trips are notoriously difficult to organise, from getting consent, to collecting fees, to notifying parents of any changes in travel plans. Letters get lost, money gets forgotten, and messages have to get through to the office before they reach parents. Not with SchoolsBuddy though – all of

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20
May

How SchoolsBuddy Tackles Sports Organisation

Create teams, request parent consent, take registers and even report the match Organising sports in schools can be a mammoth task. With so many activities, teams and matches, it can be tricky for PE teachers, athletic directors and sports coaches to keep on top of it all. SchoolsBuddy sports organisation software, however, can make all this so much easier in

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23
Nov

ISA Sport Conference – Lilleshaw

  Great to be involved and demonstrate our product to many PE teachers at the Independent Schools Association Sport Conference at Lilleshaw. We were lucky to stay for the dinner and listen to Victoria Thornley speak about her recent Rio Olympic Silver Medal Success. Victoria discussed her journey from Showjumping to the London Olympics where she rowed to 5th in

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30
Sep

Now an iSAMS Enterprise Partner

We are proud to be announced as one of the initial official Enterprise Partners on the iSAMS Marketplace.  Selected by iSAMS as a best in breed solution for Extra Curricular Activities we are thrilled that in such as short space of time our product is being recognised! The bulletin from iSAMS…. Introducing The New iSAMS Marketplace We are excited to

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22
Sep

SchoolsBuddy – The latest news

Lots of schools are introducing SchoolsBuddy activities management software It’s been a busy time for SchoolsBuddy recently, with lots of schools in the UK and across the world getting on board and implementing our activities management software. In the past few months, SchoolsBuddy has got involved with all kinds of schools, with lots of enquiries, demos, and the software heading

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12
May

New feature – Extra Curricular Activities Signup and Allocation

SchoolsBuddy launch brand new Extra Curricular Activities / After School Club Signup and Allocation feature When we launched SchoolsBuddy, we knew we didn’t want to stop at the features we started with. Once we perfected the organisational, communication and safeguarding elements of the software, we continued working on the interactive side. Our goal was to create a way that pupils and

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9
Feb

Safeguarding Best Practice in Schools

We explore some of the key elements of safeguarding best practice in schools, and how SchoolsBuddy can help Essentially, safeguarding in schools looks to guarantee and promote the safety of children. There are many examples of safeguarding best practice in schools, all of which aim to protect children from maltreatment, protect their health and development, and ensure safe and effective care.

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