Student and FeePay Conference Agenda

Student and FeePay Day - Wednesday, January 18, 2017


9 - 10 AM

Welcome and Opening Session

Actress, author and fitness guru Chris Freytag serves as Keynote Speaker. Her presentation, titled “What I Need Most is My Health,” complements the newly added Wellness Fair, which is focused on taking care of you.

10:10 - 11 AM

Synergy – Coming Attractions  |  Grand Hall
See what Edupoint has planned for future Synergy releases!

TIES Data System: Let’s Chart Our Future  |  Larpenteur
Come to learn more about future plans and prospective features of the next-gen TIES Data System. Participate in an open discussion on strategy and be prepared to share your hopes and dreams!

FeePay – 2017 System Enhancements  |  Training Center Conference Room
The online system that simplifies payment for everything from lunches to activities and creates convenience for busy parents has come a long way. Learn about the latest system enhancements.

11:10 AM - 12 PM

Synergy – Mobile Apps  |  Grand Hall

Learn how to get the most out of the AdminVue and CounselVUE mobile apps.  AdminVUE is available for iPhone and Android and is designed to help school administrators stay connected by viewing a student’s class schedule, demographic information, scores and attendance.  CounselVUE is an iPad-only app, designed to give school counselors the ability to view and change student schedules.

Synergy – Labels  |  Hamline
Learn to run pre-made labels in Synergy SIS and how to create custom labels using the Query screen.

Synergy – Customization  |  Lexington
This session will demonstrate the many forms of customization within Synergy. Topics will include property override, user-defined data, customizing existing screens, and creating new screens in Synergy and ParentVUE.

MARSS Updates  |  Larpenteur
MDE staff will present information on the latest updates in MARSS reporting. 

Cognos Expert Exchange  |  Classroom 5
Bring your toughest Cognos dilemma and challenge the skills of our development team. This is an open work session to gain valuable insight. (Limited to active Cognos users only.)

FeePay - Destiny Integration  |  Training Center Conference Room
Collecting fees and tracking library books is a manual, time consuming task without Destiny. Learn how school districts are increasing tracking and fee collection by turning on the readily available Destiny functionality.  FeePay is looking to improve and grow the Destiny integration; what can we add?

1:35 - 2:25 PM

Synergy – Online Registration (Enrollment)  |  Grand Hall
View a demonstration of Synergy Online Registration, which makes school registration easier for parents, eliminates costly printed packets, increases speed and efficiency, and frees up busy office staff for other tasks.

Synergy - Dashboard Widgets  |  Hamline
Learn how to add widgets to your Synergy dashboard. Widgets provide dynamic sources of information, including graphical reports that track student data trends, and links to external sources of web-based information, such as images or RSS feeds.

Re-New with Cognos  |  Lexington
Attention Cognoids!  This action-packed session will feature exploration of some of our favorite dashboards and reports plus introduce you to what’s New  in Cognos.

Synergy – Reports  |  Larpenteur
Investigate the different types of reports available and the types of data that can be pulled into reports.

FeePay – New MSHSL Integration  |  Training Center Conference Room
New in 2017, Minnesota State High School League forms will move to Privit. Learn about the changes and what it means for school staff and parents.

2:35 - 3:25 PM

Synergy – Special Education  |  Grand Hall
View a demonstration of Synergy SE, a tool to guide team members through the steps from initial referral to program exit. Synergy SE uses the Synergy platform so there is no need to integrate or synchronize other systems.

Synergy -Tips & Tricks  |  Hamline
Have fun in the interactive and engaging session while learning some great Synergy tips.

iCue Online Assessments  |  Lexington
This session will walk you through the online assessments available in iCue.  But that’s not all!   We will also show you how to assign interventions and progress monitoring graphs to individual students or whole groups of students.  Then to top it all off we will review this data in Cognos.

Synergy – Security Tips  |  Larpenteur
Learn about security management, adding users and security best practices.

FeePay – Automating Synergy and eFinancePlus Connections  |  Training Center Conference Room
FeePay integrates with finance and student information systems to automate many processes. Find out if you are fully utilizing these functions to create greater efficiency. What can FeePay add to the integrations?

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