2 05, 2017

Using Study Groups for Effective Learning

Not everyone studies the same way. There are those who concentrate when there is peace and quiet, in tidy rooms. Some, who weirdly prefer studying alone in busy rooms. Then there are a few others that have learned the secret of studying in groups. Study groups can be [...]

28 04, 2017

SAFSMS generates Receipts

Generate well designed and clear fee receipts that you can print or or email to the parents. SAFSMS is designed to incorporate the varied financial entries of a student, or a particular group of students. These entries may then be accessed by school management and parents at any [...]

27 04, 2017

Develop targeted communications objectives

Objectives should be specific and measurable. For each of your stakeholder groups (parents, employees, students, local businesses and other schools) choose three communication objectives. An example might be to stimulate conversation with students about a specific topic, or to reach 50% of parents through social media with important [...]

27 04, 2017

Building community relations with social media Part 1

Social media is quickly becoming one of the main forms of communication in schools. So, we at FlexiSAF think it's smart for schools to go ahead and incorporate it in as one of the ways they connect with parents and the community. Only a handful of schools around the country [...]

26 04, 2017

Implementing a new School Management System

Congratulations, you did it. You finally invested in a system that has been proven and guaranteed to give your school the edge you need over the thousands of other schools in the country. (If you haven't, you should be reading these 3 ways you are losing with your [...]

25 04, 2017

Set early marketing goals for your school

Special attention has to be paid to creating goals and more importantly timing, this is where African timing cannot interfere with marketing deadlines. Your school should  already have a strategy for branding and some kind of direction for achieving its objectives, you should discuss with management to create [...]

25 04, 2017

3 Ways to Appreciate your Teachers

The responsibilities of a teacher goes beyond instructing students. Teachers work extremely hard to be guides, mentors and counselors. They also constantly look for the best  ways to impart their knowledge to their students in the most understandable way. This is definitely not an easy job.   Most [...]

24 04, 2017

3 ways you are losing with your current school management system

What is the biggest challenge in managing your school? Is it a shortage of staff, funds, or even time? Whatever it may be, you probably already know how school management software can improve these areas in the day to day and long term running of your school. We [...]

24 04, 2017

Challenges with Edtech in Nigeria

Interestingly, most of the challenges facing ed-tech in Nigeria today are similar to the  issues slowing more mainstream adoption of ed-tech everywhere else in the world. However, the main uniqueness is the extent to which these challenges are able to limit the use of ed-tech in Nigeria. Here, [...]