Category: nextSIS


When we began the project to build a new Student Information System (SIS) one of the first questions we asked ourselves is whether to write something for internal use or whether to try and engage with other schools to see

A Framework Uploaded

We’ve now uploaded an initial framework to GitHub based on CodeIgniter with Twitter Bootstrap. The code displays a login screen and token homepage if the access to the system is granted, so it’s really for the interest of developers just

Adventures in normalisation

Recently we’ve been looking at SchoolTool and it raises a couple of interesting questions, namely (a) why can’t we use it, and (b) what can we learn from its design and data model? OK, maybe that’s three questions depending on your