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Emergency Response Best Practices for Higher Ed and K-12 Schools

At SchoolDude, we are busy prepping for the upcoming SchoolDude University , March 15-18 in Myrtle Beach, S.C. For the first time, school security will be a big focus at the event. Executives from SchoolDude and prominent security experts, including Paul …

Author: Nick Mirisis
SchoolDude Pens Emergency Response Column for ASBO

The February issue of the Association of School Business Officials’ (ASBO) School Business Affairs shared insight from SchoolDude’s Nick Mirisis regarding how mobile technology can help schools prepare for a crisis. “Mobile applications make information …

Author: SchoolDude
Chart of the Week- On Hand Inventory Value

Exploring Inventory data in the last two charts generated some great conversation, which led to more questions and ideas to explore. First we looked at  how much inventory is typically inactive (defined by inventory items having 0 issues in the last …

Author: Jed DeGroote
Southern Florida’s Palmer Trinity School Accesses Mobile Emergency Plans with CrisisManager

We announced our work with Miami-based, independent school Palmer Trinity School this week and Campus Safety and THE Journal took notice. Our CrisisManager is making emergency plans available to Palmer Trinity School’s 130 staff members with step-by-step …

Author: Nick Mirisis
Resource of the Week- MaintenanceDirect Reporting Guide

We have a team dedicated to creating the most valuable Help Content for our clients as possible. Not that we want it to keep you from talking to us- we love to hear from you!  But we know self help material is an invaluable resource for new hire …

Author: Jed DeGroote
New Professional Development Webinar Series

We are excited to announce the launch of our new Professional Development Webinar Series on February 25th, with  Bill Sanford from the  Bell Leadership Institute , leading a session on Managing Change. This Professional Development Webinar …

Author: Jed DeGroote
Chart of the Week- Frequently Used Inventory Types

Last week we explored benchmarks for how much inactive inventory living on warehouse shelves is acceptable. This week's charts looks at what type of inventory is being most frequently used at K-12 institutions. We break this view down by categorizing …

Author: Jed DeGroote
Education Facilities Trends to Expect in 2015

Looking ahead to 2015 we like to think about what the year has in store- is there anything we can prepare for or anticipate so we can be ahead of the curve? Here are 5 trends we're seeing in the educational operations world: Mobile Workforce and rate …

Author: Jed DeGroote

We are excited to announce the release of a new enhancement/feature that brings the SchoolDude Community experience to your MaintenanceDirect and ITDirect solutions.  MyDude   is a new navigation tab that pulls together Discussions, Blogs, …

Author: SchoolDude
CrisisManager Named a Best Higher Ed Product by HigherEd TechDecisions

At SchoolDude, we have a lot to celebrate as we kick off the New Year. This includes that our mobile safety platform, CrisisManager , was named one of HigherEd TechDecisions’ “ Best Higher Education Products of 2014 .” CrisisManager received the …

Author: SchoolDude
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