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Why Baby Boomers Are Potentially Great Volunteers! Match Volunteers to Interest Areas

Why Baby Boomers Are Potentially Great Volunteers! Match Volunteers to Interest Areas

Match Volunteers to Interest Areas

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Make Your Field Trip Driver Bidding / Selection Process Drama Free! | software for school administrators

Make Your Field Trip Driver Bidding / Selection Process Drama Free! | software for school administrators

Every other Friday, Marci Cox, transportation director at Hopkins County Schools, KY, had to conduct a field trip driver bidding and trip selection meeting. These meetings lasted for two to three hours on average and were dreadful to sit

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Common Challenges for Substitute Teachers And How To Manage Them

Common Challenges for Substitute Teachers And How To Manage Them

Being a substitute teacher is not easy. Dealing with an unfamiliar environment difficult students are some of the common challenges for substitute teachers. Try these tips to enhance your substitute teaching experience.

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Building Relationships and Getting To Know Your Volunteers - A Customer Testimonial From Soraya Wright | software for school administrators

Building Relationships and Getting To Know Your Volunteers - A Customer Testimonial From Soraya Wright | software for school administrators

Too often school districts are burdened with piles of volunteer paperwork. The lack of time to spend on sorting out volunteers can get in the way of what really matters when it comes to building a relationships and getting to know your

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Make Your Field Trip Invoicing Process More Efficient

Make Your Field Trip Invoicing Process More Efficient

Invoicing for field and athletic trips can be a very cumbersome and time-consuming process.  Automating this process provides a way to save considerable time for your transportation department as well as recover the funds much faster.  School

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The Benefits Of Field Trips | software for school administrators

School trips can be a valuable part of the curriculum for K-12 students. Whether they visit a zoo, a museum, an historic site, or a local business, these trips can allow students to experience first-hand what they might be studying in the classroom.

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Incomplete And Illegible Trip Requests Waste Valuable Time And Energy | software for school administrators

Transportation directors tell us that paper field trip requests cause them to spend a lot of extra time and energy processing these requests.  Watch this short video to understand why.

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Even Smaller Districts Benefit From A Cloud Based Field Trip Software | software for school administrators

We hear many times that a district thinks they are too small to benefit from an automated field trip solution.  Our experience, however, has been that even small districts find the Travel Tracker to be a great fit.  Smaller districts also have fewer

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Why Track Volunteer Time? | software for school administrators

Why Track Volunteer Time? | software for school administrators

Tracking Volunteer Time can help Motivate Volunteers Through Recognition! Volunteers appreciate appreciation.  We count what we value, so tracking is recognition that volunteer time is important.  Recognition is a good investment; it pays off

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The Best Option For Training Substitute Teachers | software for school administrators

The Best Option For Training Substitute Teachers | software for school administrators

Substitute teachers are vital to a school district’s operation. Whether big or small, a district relies on substitutes, sometimes from the very first day. We hear from districts all across the country that having a substitute teacher ready to

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A Former Teacher's Perspective On Substitute Training | software for school administrators

A Former Teacher's Perspective On Substitute Training | software for school administrators

Our staff features multiple former teachers that help us fix real-time problems school districts face! At the App-Garden our staff is made up of a number of former school district employees ranging from Assistant Superintendents of Human

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No More Second Guessing

No More Second Guessing "Who Owes What?" On Field Trips | software for school administrators

Invoicing and financial reporting aren’t for everyone. Those words alone may have some of you sweating. We hear from school districts across the country that invoicing a field trip can be the toughest part of the entire trip. There are usually so

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Why is funding approval important for field trips? | software for school administrators

Why is funding approval important for field trips? | software for school administrators

Funding Approval Can Make or Break a Field-Trip, Here’s How The Travel Tracker Can Help! Keeping track of who is paying for various field trips can be time consuming for transportation and sometimes leads to trips that nobody wants to claim when

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1 in 4 U.S. Teachers are Chronically Absent | software for school administrators

Are Your Subs Well Prepared for the Classroom if the Teacher is Absent?

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Reduce Liability By Ensuring That School Nurses Are Notified Of Field Trips | software for school administrators

  Make sure your school nurses are notified when students are on field trips!

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Five Ways To Help Build Your School's Volunteer Program | software for school administrators

Five Ways To Help Build Your School's Volunteer Program | software for school administrators

Anyone that works in or with school systems today already knows how important volunteers are to their schools success!  With all the budget cuts today, it would be almost impossible for schools to give a quality education without some outside

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School Nurses Are An Important Part Of School Districts | software for school administrators

School Nurses Play a Huge Role in Your District!

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Higher Expectations For Teachers, But What About Substitutes? | software for school administrators

Higher Expectations For Teachers, But What About Substitutes? | software for school administrators

Increase Expectations For Your Substitutes with Our Virtual Substitute Teacher Training Program!

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Organizing Your Volunteer Program Can Bring New Life To Your District | software for school administrators

Organizing Your Volunteer Program Can Bring New Life To Your District | software for school administrators

Bring New Life To Your District with the Volunteer Tracker! Teachers, school administrators, coaches, school boards and parents know that volunteers can bring new life and value to schools and to the learning experience of students. Volunteers

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Why An Automated Trip Estimate Is Important To Your District | software for school administrators

Why An Automated Trip Estimate Is Important To Your District | software for school administrators

We hear from transportation departments across the country that they receive many phone calls from teachers and coaches wanting to know the estimated cost of a field trip.  Watch this short video telling why an automated trip estimate is

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Emergency Procedures and How to Best Prepare Your Substitute Teachers | software for school administrators

Emergency Procedures and How to Best Prepare Your Substitute Teachers | software for school administrators

Every day, teachers struggle with the thought of being out of the classroom due to sickness or other reasons for fear that the substitute teacher won’t be prepared to handle all aspects of the classroom including emergency procedures.

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Keeping Your Cafeteria and Nursing Staff is What The Travel Tracker Does Best!

Keeping Your Cafeteria and Nursing Staff is What The Travel Tracker Does Best!

When large groups of students are out on field trips the cafeteria staff may be making more food than is needed on that particular day if they are not being notified that students are out for the day. You may also find that sometimes students get

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How To Keep Your Volunteers Coming Back For More! | software for school administrators

How To Keep Your Volunteers Coming Back For More! | software for school administrators

Keep your volunteers engaged and coming back for more!

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