Webinars – March 2019

Attendance Reporting on Mar 04, 2019 9:00 AM EST
Learn how to use the attendance data entered through either Daily Attendance or Class Attendance to identify trends. In this webinar you will learn how to setup reports for the Teacher Portal, learn which reports are good to identify trends, and which reports are key for year-end reporting.

Calculating Grade Averages on Mar 04, 2019 10:30 AM EST
Grade Averaging allows you to weight various grades into an average based on the numeric grades or grade points. Decide what to do if a grade is missing in the calculation. Set additional rules for exclusion. Set up a minimum grade. Implement the Current Final Averages for Vision SIS.

Open Forum on Mar 07, 2019 1:00 PM EST
The topic(s) covered during these sessions are up to you, our clients. We invite you to join in the discussion and bring your own questions. Please submit your questions to training@visionsis.com.

Ramp up Student Information on Mar 07, 2019 2:00 PM EST
This webinar explores how to manage contacts, mass edit demographics, and update records in multiple school years. Register a student after the school year has started by entering their demographics, and then continue with attendance, schedules and health. Learn how to get a returning student’s information into the current year.

Calculate Course Credits on Mar 11, 2019 9:00 AM EDT
Learn how to compute credits for the end of the school year and how it impacts report cards, transcripts and graduation requirements.

GPA and Class Rank on Mar 11, 2019 10:30 AM EDT
New! Take a look at these new Grade operations in the MMS Portal. Learn what you need to compute the end of year GPA and Class Rank. See how it impacts report cards and transcripts.

Open Forum on Mar 14, 2019 1:00 PM EDT
The topic(s) covered during these sessions are up to you, our clients. We invite you to join in the discussion and bring your own questions. Please submit your questions to training@visionsis.com.

Family Engagement on Mar 14, 2019 2:00 PM EDT
Engage your students’ families through the Family Engagement Portal. Now is a good time to learn how to setup Family Engagement and the reports that are available. Did you know that students now can log into the same website? The webinar ends with a quick tour of Family Engagement.

What’s new in Vision SIS? on Mar 18, 2019 9:00 AM EDT
In this webinar we will take look at the new content added to Vision SIS with the Winter 2019 Release.

Graduation Requirements on Mar 18, 2019 10:30 AM EDT
New! Track how the student is progressing towards graduation based on credits earned by department. Requirements are limited by year of graduation so as the needs change it can be reflected in future years.

Open Forum on Mar 21, 2019 1:00 PM EDT
The topic(s) covered during these sessions are up to you, our clients. We invite you to join in the discussion and bring your own questions. Please submit your questions to training@visionsis.com.

Student Filters on Mar 21, 2019 2:00 PM EDT
The concepts of Filters may at first seem confusing. A Filter shapes your MMS experience by allowing you to work with a specific subset of students. You can create filters to allow you to work with just students with IEPs, students with 10 or more absences, students with missing schedules, etc. There are thousands of possible ways to customize student criteria and sort order.

Trouble Shooting Report Cards on Mar 25, 2019 9:00 AM EDT
Join us for a unique webinar. This webinar will cover the most common problems that arise when producing any report card through MMS (MMS Generation’s Default, Standanrds Report Card and Skills Report Cards).

Setting up Online Course Registration on Mar 25, 2019 10:30 AM EDT
Learn how to set up course catalog information for the upcoming year and limit which courses students may select. Implement Course Alternates. See how students can input course requests in the Parent or Student Portal on your website. Once finalized, import these requests back into your database and continue with the scheduling process.

Open Forum on Mar 28, 2019 1:00 PM EDT
The topic(s) covered during these sessions are up to you, our clients. We invite you to join in the discussion and bring your own questions. Please submit your questions to training@visionsis.com.

Manage Course Registrations on Mar 28, 2019 2:00 PM EDT
New! Learn how to manage student course requests from Online Course Registration to import them into your database and to clear the table after the import is complete. This session will also cover some key reports to generate during and after the import is complete.