Why Your District Needs an Inventory Audit Plan Now
Now more than ever, technology is being used as a powerful tool to provide education to students in hybrid and distance learning scenarios. School districts are distributing more equipment and materials, spending upwards of $13 billion on ed-tech for classrooms. As schools gain more valuable assets that enhance education, inventory needs are increasing...
Explore Helpful Tips for 1:1 Tech Initiatives This year, schools all over the nation found themselves adjusting to a new remote learning environment, with very little time to adapt. 2020 saw many districts expanding or creating 1:1 programs with difficult circumstances, various limitations, and minimal preparation.
We’ve been amazed by stories from school districts like yours. Hear from two industry professionals, Michael...
6 Ways to Simplify Remote Learning Efforts Using Software
The COVID-19 pandemic turned the education industry on its head, but even with all the stress and challenges of remote and hybrid learning, our customers have demonstrated remarkable innovation. We’re amazed at all the ways school districts adapted to the changes to best support students, faculty, and staff. We have learned so...
How to Organize Your School District With a Help Desk Ticketing System
Technology specialists and technicians are the unsung heroes of school districts and often wear many hats in the course of a school day. Since the pandemic started, virtual learning has become the norm, so the need for tech support has increased exponentially.
If it seems like your support staff is...
Learn How to Leverage Your Help Desk Software for Maximum Performance
If your team is like most K-12 school technology teams, the number of assets you’re supporting has grown tremendously while your team’s bandwidth to manage those assets is shrinking.
On most days – particularly now with virtual learning as the norm – it seems like you receive more tickets than you...
Developing Processes & Procedures for Asset Management: Get the most out of your software investment, accelerate the time to value, mitigate risk, and achieve better ROI
Successfully transforming your organization isn’t just about purchasing new software. You need the right people and processes in place to make sure that your new systems deliver the business value you need. Set Your School District Up...
Whether your school district is reopening, focused on remaining open, opting to switch to a hybrid learning approach, or switching to virtual learning altogether, Hayes Software Systems’ Sanitization Playbook can guide your school district.
In partnership with industry experts at Xclusive Services, Hayes created a reference document with detailed sanitization processes, procedures, and recommended strategies.
In this guide you’ll explore: Recommended Frequency of Cleaning
Prioritizing High Touch Areas
This guide will provide you with key questions to ask vendors when evaluating help desk/ticketing management systems to ensure you choose the right system for your district.
You’ll learn why it’s important to ask questions like: Can you create custom problem types for common tickets?
Can you create ticket templates with custom fields based on the problem type?
Is there a...
Evaluating your inventory management strategy on these 10 key points can help you to identify areas of improvement to help you avoid: Interruptions in teaching and learning due to a lack of proper instructional materials.
Budgetary challenges due to poor inventory planning and lost or missing assets.
A lack of awareness of surplus, but usable, inventory.
A reactive approach to...
This guide will provide you with questions to ask on your Request for Proposal to ensure you choose the right instructional material inventory management system for your district.
You’ll learn why it’s important to ask questions like: Is there a way to track student damages and textbook losses?
How is inventory tracked to students and teachers using a handheld scanner and...