Posts Tagged with "FROG"

Community Policing meeting online community at Costello

Saturday, December 6, 2008

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I’ve just spent the past hour putting together an online community within our student portal for our local safer neighbourhood team – PC Lee Stanbrook and PCSO Alex Wheatland. Both officers are able to log onto the specific community policing page which will allow them to engage with our students (and vice versa) through a […]

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Forum Functionality

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

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Frog wardens are doing a fantastic job at policing the forums – they are having a much more positive impact than if they were being policed by staff. The forums have now been live for 3 weeks and level of student interest AND responsibility is high. To date only had one issue to follow up […]

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Embedded Outlook Web Access

Thursday, November 27, 2008

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We’re currently running two email systems here at college. We’ve run an Exchange server here for a few years now and don’t want to lose some of the functionality that we currently have, so we are running FROG mail alongside. Outlook is being used by staff for administration. Any emails to students are done through […]

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Working with FROG on Parental Engagement

Friday, November 21, 2008

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Had a very interesting meeting with Jonathan and Craig at FROG today using Adobe Connect. Although FROG have access to what I am assuming is a sandboxed SIM’s implementation back up in Halifax they’re interesting in seeing real implementations of SIM’s. Meeting raised a number of key issues – do all schools use same SIM’s […]

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Implementation Road Map

Sunday, August 31, 2008

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Have done a lot of thinking over the last week about how we will roll out the project to stakeholders. Currently looking at the following:   TERM 1   Initial Staff training – Training allocation from FROG to be used to develop capacity in the specialist departments (Maths, Science and Technology). Pushing for day 1 […]

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Implementation meeting with FROG

Saturday, June 28, 2008

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Have spent the last couple of weeks thinking about FROG sub-consciously most days. At every opportunity I have had, I’ve been scribbling notes on my tablet, recording voice memos on my phone and reflecting on ideas every night to formulate a vision as to what the Costello implementation of FROG will look like. We’ve tried […]

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Jumping with FROG

Monday, June 16, 2008

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Not quite sure how much detail I can go into here about our own procurement process in terms of the 3 suppliers that were shortlisted but what I can say is that I am delighted that the college is partnering with FROG to develop our E-Learning solution. The decision went to our governing body and […]

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