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IRIS Ed:gen – the benefits for teachers

Teachers are the lifeblood of any school, but their lives are busy. They must balance planning, in-classroom teaching, marking, and…

IRIS Ed:gen – the benefits for MAT leaders

Leaders of MATS have an overview of the whole school and academy community. They need to have visibility across multiple…

IRIS Ed:gen – the benefits for school leadership

Senior leaders have highly pressurised roles. From staff resourcing to pupil wellbeing, safeguarding and attainment, planning for and managing inspections,…

Transitioning to IRIS Ed:gen, the next-generation MIS

IRIS Ed:gen is something special. Too many schools’ MIS – their management information systems – are so creaky and old, they actively hold schools…

IRIS Financials update: easier to use

The rumors are true: we’re proud to announce a new-look IRIS Financials (formerly PS Financials) bursting with schools' most requested new features.  We’ve developed this…

paper hr processes

Four reasons to say goodbye to your paper-based HR processes

Whether you’re a dedicated HR professional or a small business owner who looks after the people processes, nobody wants to…

Instant messaging is fast replacing the humble text message

Just over 25 years ago, 1992 marked an era which saw the world of internet technology boom! Just one year…

New HMRC tax system review suggests major shake up coming

HMRC has launched a major review of how the tax administration framework could be reformed. This could pave the way…

Parent payments made easy with PayPal

It’s been more than three years since we began our partnership with world-wide payments provider, PayPal. To this day, it…