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Classroom Experience

Regain Control of Enrollment

Scott Barron, M.Ed and School Growth founder, said, “Schools need a little less art, and a lot more science” — but he’s not referring to the classroom. “Schools need to apply science to their enrollment strategies, developing a more intentional,…
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Administration Admissions Enrollment & Communication Grant & Aid Assessment
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement COVID-19 Resources School Operations

Veritas Academy Streamlines Distance Learning and Admissions

Veritas Academy in Austin, TX, offers three stages of learning and school levels: grammar, logic, and rhetoric. They value offering a classical education that fully integrates a Biblical worldview and focuses on helping students to become life-long learners, Christ followers,…
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Administration Enrollment & Communication Financial Management LMS SIS
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement COVID-19 Resources School Operations

Harness the Power of Social-Emotional Learning

The importance of social-emotional learning “How do you feel each day in school?” The Emotion Revolution study asked this question to more than 22,000 middle and high school students across the United States in a join initiative between the Yale…
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Administration Enrollment & Communication Professional Development
Classroom Experience COVID-19 Resources School Operations

The Brook Hill School’s Transition to Distance Learning

The Brook Hill School prides themselves on preparing students for college, but also for life. Their mission is to provide excellence in college preparatory education, affirm the gifts and challenge the potential of each student, and encourage students to honor…
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Administration Enrollment & Communication Financial Management LMS SIS
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement COVID-19 Resources School Operations

Cornerstone Christian Academy’s Successful Communications Strategy and Virtual Learning Plan

Cornerstone Christian Academy in Sugarland, TX, prides itself on enriched academics, stimulating activities and programs, and equipping students with spiritual guidance for a lifetime. The independent, Christian school offers grades K-8 and has 311 students enrolled. Cornerstone Christian Academy was…
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Administration Enrollment & Communication Financial Management LMS SIS
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement COVID-19 Resources School Operations

Communicating During COVID-19: Central Arkansas Christian Schools’ Outreach and Distance Learning Strategies

When COVID-19 began sweeping across the United States in early March, many schools experienced a similar timeline of temporary closures and initial tentative planning, which then turned into full-scale emergency planning and an immediate switch to fully-remote instruction. Central Arkansas…
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Administration Enrollment & Communication Financial Management LMS SIS
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement COVID-19 Resources School Operations

End of Year Progression

While students are running off to summer break, teachers are preparing their FACTS Student Information System (SIS) database for next school year. Fear not! We’re here to help you wrap up 2019-2020 and get things ready for the next school…
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Classroom Experience School Operations

FACTS Ed Announces PD On-Demand Webinar Series

Registration now open. Beginning Tuesday, May 12, 2020, FACTS Education Solutions will host a variety of professional development (PD) sessions to help propel your 2020-2021 planning over the summer. With uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 requirements for the upcoming school year, FACTS…
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FACTS Ed Online teaching Professional Development
Classroom Experience COVID-19 Resources School Operations

Tools and Tips for Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated instruction is not new. In fact, it’s been around for a long time. Back in the days of one-room schoolhouses, teachers had to differentiate and personalize, because they literally had every grade in their class. Somewhere along the line,…
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FACTS Ed Online teaching Professional Development
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement COVID-19 Resources Leadership Development

From Surviving to Effective Online Teaching

As a middle school math teacher and assistant head of school, my world has changed — much like yours has over the past several months. We’re exhausted and have been working harder than ever before to switch everything online. You…
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FACTS Ed Online teaching Professional Development
Classroom Experience COVID-19 Resources Leadership Development

3 Tips for Database Cleaning

Time to spring clean your FACTS Student Information System (SIS) database! Here are three tips to tidy up. Remove duplicates. Duplication happens when families or family members are not correctly linked in the synchronization process of online application and enrollment….
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Classroom Experience School Operations

3 Report Card Mistakes (and Fixes)

With summer right around the corner, now’s the perfect time to get answers to common FACTS SIS Report Card questions. Why does the Report Card show duplicate classes or classes that a student has dropped? Classes will show for students…
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Classroom Experience School Operations