10 iPad Apps that will make your Child Smart

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Little children, nowadays, are so attracted to electronic devices and can spend hours on iPads, fun books and phones, playing games. If you are worried about your kid spending more and more time in iPads, doing nothing but playing; you must read this article and find out what are the best apps that can help your child learn while spending endless time in the iPad. Load your iPad with these apps and let your child play and learn with the device!
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Start Blogging your Way with the Blog Plugin by Fedena

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Blogging is a great way to share ideas and communicate with others.Promoting blogging in a school, among teachers and students is indeed a great idea. Use Fedena’s Blog plugin to promote blogging among your students and employees. Read this article and know how this amazing plugin works.

If you are an employee or a student, just login to your Fedena account using your login credentials. Once you login, go to ‘Blog’ through ‘More’ in dashboard. Click on ‘Blog’ and you land on ‘Blog Home’ page.

The very first thing you need to do is to click on ‘Settings’ and set your username under which you are going to publish your blog.

When you plan to write a new blog, click on ‘My Blog’ in ‘Blog Home’ and click ‘New Post’.

Edit, Delete or Unpublish any of the blog posts you have already created. The option ‘Activities’ in ‘Blog Home’ will let you know what all comments you have received for the particular blogpost.

Anyone marking your blogpost as favorite can be seen with the number of stars you receive and it can be seen by each of the blog post in ‘Blog Home’.

The ‘Search’ option in ‘Blog Home’ is the one which you can use to search anyone else’s blog and read it. Search the particular name in ‘Search Blogs’ and find the blog writer whose blog you want to read.


It should be noted that the admin is not given the privilege to blog. She/he has to confer the privilege to another person who will act as the blog administrator.

Inventory Plugin

Fedena Inventory Plugin to manage vital purchases of school

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There are always some purchases that take place in every school and are a very important part of conducting classes every day. Suppose, without books, how will you run a library in your school? Similarly, without laboratory equipment, will it be ever possible to carry on with science practical classes? So, buying these essential items is important and what is more necessary is to keep a track of these purchases. The Inventory plugin by Fedena is the perfect option that will help you carry on the task effortlessly. Read about the plugin in details in the article.

Go to ‘Inventory’ through ‘Administration’ in the dashboard. Click on it and you will reach the ‘Inventory’ page.

The Inventory plugin features in detail:

1. Store Category: Create new store categories to store inventory items. Click on ‘Store Category’ and you go to the page where you need to fill in details for ‘Store Category’. Edit or Delete any of the categories you have created.

2. Store Type: Create types of the store you want, like, you can create a type named ‘General use’ or ‘Sports use’. ‘Edit’ or ‘Delete’ any of the ‘Store Type’ you have created.

3. Store: Create and manage different stores and also select the ‘Store Type’ and ‘Store Category’ for each of the store you create.

4. Store Items: Search the store and save the item in the particular store.

5. Supplier Type: The type of supplier for inventory items has to be stored in a particular manner. For example, you can have a supplier type like ‘Lab Equipments’.

6. Supplier: Store details of the supplier of the items by clicking on ‘New’ that will take you to the page where you need to put in all details about the supplier.

7. Indents: When you click on ‘Indents’, it will take you to the page where you need to create new indent which is nothing but a process to create a list of new items that you need to buy. Click on ‘New’ in ‘Indents’ and you get the page to put information.

8. Purchase Order: After you have made the Indents, you have to create the purchase Order too, to make sure that the items are ordered for purchase to the suppliers. For this, click on ‘New’ in Purchase Order and fill in the necessary information.

9. GRN: Once all your inventory items are bought, you can store all necessary information related to the item purchased with the help of this option. Click on ‘New’ in ‘GRN’ and you get the page where you can store all the details. You can even get the pdf for the GRN generated.

It’s always a smart idea to keep information or details of items purchased for school usage.

5 Ways to Use Internet Productively

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Did you ever think about the amount of time you spend surfing the internet and is it likely that most of the time is spent on surfing things that are mostly non-productive. You can make the most of it by reading random articles that are good source of information or do something that is more refreshing. Read this article as we bring to you some interesting websites to look to while surfing the internet and make some productive usage of time. Continue reading “5 Ways to Use Internet Productively”

Fedena Transport Plugin for Quick & Easy Transport Management

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Managing transportation details for so many students and employees is time-consuming for the head of any school or the assigned officer. Keeping a track of vehicles, transportation route and fees is difficult to maintain properly. The Transport plugin by Fedena makes this job easy with various options to manage every important thing related to transportation. Check out what all options you can avail with the plugin to make management of transport an effortless task.
 
Reach ‘Transport’ plugin in the dashboard and after you click on it, you will reach the ‘Transport-Home’ page.
 
The ‘Transport’ plugin in details
 
Set Routes: You need to fix routes for transportation in order to let your students avail the transportation. To set routes, click on ‘Set Routes’ and you go to ‘Route Details’ page where you can add any new route or edit and delete any existing route.

 

Vehicles:
Keeping a track of all the vehicles used in school transportation is very important. Add details about any vehicle using the ‘Add Vehicle’ button.

Transport: Search for any student or employee and get their transport details. Assign them transport, vehicle, transportation route as well as fare.

 

 

Transport fee: Transport fee details are available with this option.

 

You can create and see all the fee collection options with the help of ‘Manage Fee Collections’. When any transport user pays his/her transportation fee, use the ‘Pay Fees’ option to search for the particular user and pay the fees. Any transport fee defaulters in your school? You get the details for any particular fee collection month using ‘Defaulters’ option.

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5 Inspiring Videos on 21st century Education

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Education in the 21st century is no longer restricted within the walls of a classroom or the premises of a school. It has become bigger and better with newer technologies being introduced that have facilitated in an education that caters to an individual’s overall growth and not just academic skills, as the words of famous international adviser on education, Sir Ken Robinson says, “Now more than ever, it is vital to encourage all areas of young people’s intellectual and personal capabilities and to recognize that doing this is not at odds with their academic development.” Continue reading “5 Inspiring Videos on 21st century Education”

Assign Your Staff to subjects with Fedena

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To let teachers in your institution to teach students, you have to assign them to subjects. The Employee Subject Association feature from Fedena school management software can help you with assigning teachers to subjects. Read this article and know how you can select teachers from particular departments and assign them to batches and subjects.

How Employee Subject Association Works

You can reach ‘Employee Management’ through the ‘More’ option in dashboard and then to ‘Human Resource’ and finally to ‘Employee Management’.

Click on ‘Employee Subject Association’ and you will land on a page where you will be asked to select batch and subject.

Once you select the batch and subject, you get the details about all the teachers who are already assigned and also the department which you need to select to get the names of the teachers and select the ones who you want to assign the subject.

You can assign any teacher from the department you select. Plus, you can also delete any teacher from the assignment. The next thing you need to do is to place the teachers in a particular timetable you want them to teach the respective batch. For this, go to the ‘Timetable’ option in your dashboard and click on ‘Edit Timetable’ option.

Click on ‘Edit entries’ to go to the Timetable page. Select the batch and you get details of the timetable for the particular batch. Select the subject and you get the names of the teachers assigned to the subject. You can drag any of the name to the timetable.

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Fedena Applicant Registration Plugin for Simpler Admissions

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Send out admission registration forms and forgot the old process where the student needed to collect admission forms and the office staff had to fill in details for every student. Use Applicant Registration plugin by Fedena School ERP. This plugin makes the entire registration process way easier. All you need to do is publish the URL of the registration form on your website, where student can go directly and fill up their registration form. Read the article to know how this amazing plugin by Fedena School ERP works. Continue reading “Fedena Applicant Registration Plugin for Simpler Admissions”

5 Famous Homeschoolers of the World

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Who said homeschooled kids never learn how to deal with society; are nonathletic, culturally backward and negative in their approach? There are lot of known faces in the society who have spent most part of their education life at home, getting home schooled by their parents, yet achieved equal degree of fame through their talents. Their achievements have proved that it is the knowledge that one posses and individual talent that makes one stand out of the lot, irrespective of whether one is educated in a mainstream school or a homeschooler. Check out the list as we bring to you 5 prominent faces in the society who are homeschoolers and achieved name or say, notoriety with their individual characteristics and skill. Continue reading “5 Famous Homeschoolers of the World”

Fedena Instant Fees Plugin – For Smarter Short term Fees Management

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There are times when a school needs to collect fees for special events, Fedena’s ‘Instant fees’ plugin allows you to do that in just few simple steps. ‘Instant fees’ allows you to do all the management related to this type of temporary fees that might include donation for new school building, money for relief fund, teacher’s day collection, etc. This kind of fee is quite different from the one that is paid as monthly fee and needs to be dealt with separately. Use this plugin and your task of managing these fees becomes easier.
 
How to use Instant Fees

You can reach Instant Fees in the Dashboard through ‘More’, then to ‘Finance’ and finally to ‘Fees’. You will find the ‘Instant Fees’ option on the ‘Fees’ page. Once you click ‘Instant Fees’, it will take you to the respective page.

 

The options available for Instant Fee management
 
Manage Instant Fees:  This option allows you to manage the instant fees, right from creating category to adding particulars to the category. You can create new category using the ‘Add category’ option available. Click on ‘Add category’ and you get the page where you need to add all the details for the category.

When you need to add particular to the category, click on the particular category you have created and land on the page that offers you the option for adding particulars.

 

Pay Fees: When anyone pays the instant fees, you can mark that in the ‘Instant Fees’ section with the help of the ‘Pay Fees’ option. Select the payee and also the type of payee and click on the name.

Select the category for which the fee has been collected and click on ‘Pay Fees’ to mark the student among the ones who have paid. You can also print a receipt if you want with the ‘Print receipt’ option.
 
Transactions: The ‘Transactions’ option lets you know the details of all the transactions that have taken place in the particular category. Select the category and the details of all the transactions.
As you can see, you have to put a start and end date for the category to get the details of all the transactions. You can also revert back any particular transaction that has already taken place with the help of the cross sign available by each name.
 
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Use Fedena Student Information System to Manage and Assign Subjects to Students

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Managing subjects and assigning them to students is made easy with Fedena student information system and its subject management feature. Create your own subjects, be it a normal subject or the ones that are available as electives using this amazing feature by the award-winning school management  software. Read through and you will know how you can create and assign subjects to students.
 

How to Create and Assign Subjects with Fedena Student Information System

 
Login to your Fedena student information system account and go to ‘Manage Subject’ in ‘Settings’ option in Dashboard and you land on a page that will ask you to select a batch. Once you select the batch, you get the details about what all normal subjects and elective groups that you can create for the particular batch. If you want to add normal subjects, then click on ‘Add Normal subject’. For creating new elective group, click on ‘New Elective Group’ under which you create new subjects as elective subjects.
 
Once you create the elective group, you have the option to create new subjects under the group for which you need to click on ‘Add’ on the right-hand side. For e.g- we have created an elective group named ‘Pass paper’ under which we need to add new subjects.
 
For subjects in elective group, you need to assign students to it. Whoever you want to assign, you need to go to the individual subject and assign students.
To assign everyone in the list, click on ‘Assign All’. To remove all the assigned student, click on ‘remove All’ and there options to remove or assign individual students that can be found by each of the name. Once you create subjects, you can move to your next step where you can create timetables for your students and conduct exams too.
 
Fedena is a complete student information system that lets you manage student data very easily. If you run a school and want to install Fedena, get in touch with us at: http://www.fedena.com/contact

Education is Fun with Comics!

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Using comics in education has been seen as a tool to instigate motivation among children. Whether usage of comics in education is actually doing any good or not, has been a long standing point of discussion among many. Various studies and researches have been carried out to prove the fact that comics can indeed grab the attention of students. The academic potential of comics was a topic of research when W.W.D. Sones, a professor with the University of Pittsburgh in 1940’s carried on a series of researches with comic books in education. Continue reading “Education is Fun with Comics!”