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Showing Your Work Matters - Ebook
  • 11/2/2015
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Showing Your Work Matters - Ebook

If budget constraints and diminishing resources have you concerned, you should be thinking about how to leveragedata to maximize current resources, justify more, and improve processes. ShowingYour Work Matters covers how to prepare for inevitable …

Author: Jed DeGroote
3 maintenance problems caused by autumn leaves, and how to deal with them

Because students head back to school right as autumn begins, the academic year is virtually synonymous with fall foliage. Colorful leaves litter playgrounds and sports fields almost as soon as the doors open for classes, making these fallen leaves almost …

Author: Jed DeGroote
Tackle Low-Hanging Fruit for Big Energy Savings

Energy Experts from two schools recently converged on an energy management webinar for SchoolDude Nation. Dan Caley with Rogers Public Schools in Arkansas and Armando Guerrero with Frenship ISD in Texas shared a wealth of knowledge, and both advocated …

Author: Lindsay Burns
Leveraging PMDirect for Recurring Maintenance Schedules

We're excited for a number of new topics and speakers at this year's SchoolDude University . One of those new speakers is Vancouver School Board Facility Planner, Terry Naylor. In the session, Leveraging PMDirect for Recurring Maintenance Schedules, …

Author: SchoolDude
Topeka Public Schools and TripDirect - Looking Forward

Where we were: In October 2013, Topeka Public Schools began our journey with Trip Direct. To understand the value of the solution, we had to learn and comprehend our current transportation process. I spoke with each school’s Athletic Directors and …

Author: gary mcgirr
Make sure you

As the saying goes, all good things must come to an end, and that's no different when it comes to summer vacation. The muggy dog-days of August summer bring heat and humidity, but the stifling weather is also a sign that the summer is winding down and …

Author: Jed DeGroote
A Comprehensive Study on Community Use of Schools

The demand for community use of schools has never been higher and the impact on resource strapped operations teams continues to stretch thin budgets even thinner. As we hear more and more schools asking, "What are other schools doing to manage …

Author: Jed DeGroote
SchoolDude University Session Spotlight: Site Security Assessments in Independent Schools

In today's world, security in our schools is crucial. Oftentimes, though, it falls to the lower end of the budget and doesn't get much attention…until something happens. The best security measures are those you take before an incident occurs. …

Author: Lindsay Burns
10 Ways to Get the Most out of SchoolDude University

Getting approval to attend a conference can be tough, especially when budgets are tight. You may have to develop a proposal to  show the value of the conference. But once you’ve obtained approval to attend, how do you ensure you get the greatest …

Author: Lindsay Burns
4 tips for maintaining your school

In the flurry of critical tasks that administrators need to address on a daily basis, it's possible for some less immediate jobs to take a back seat. After all, while classrooms and cafeterias are used all day every day, what about a specialized area …

Author: Jed DeGroote
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