Scheduled Reports: I’ve Got Time for That…

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Couldn’t we all stand to be a little less busy? Your eTapestry database is here to help save time by letting you run reports during off hours on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis. If you spend time each day running the same report, eTapestry’s Scheduled Reports feature can save you valuable time and you will have […]


What To Do If Your Cycle Days Are Incorrect After A Holiday In The Education Edge

Cycle Days

 If a holiday is missed or entered incorrectly in the Academic Year, your cycle days can be incorrect after the holiday. It’s better to find this out sooner rather than later, so take a quick peek at your attendance when you get a chance to see if your days are showing correctly. If they aren’t, […]


How To Set Up Interim Marking Columns


Interim or cumulative grades can be tracked by posting to interim marking columns created in Registrar’s Office. Although teachers will not have access to the interim marking columns in their gradebooks, they can view all marking column grade information entered in Registrar’s Office for the selected academic year by clicking History on the grade entry […]


Windows Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 Series Introduction


Organizations are often slow in adopting new server operating systems (OS).  Peter Waterhouse recently wrote a very compelling article that discusses the need for IT professionals to constantly evolve and adapt to the changing technological landscape.  The decision to upgrade to a new server OS continues to be driven by the added features, which is […]


Let’s Talk Attendance: Setting Up, Taking And Reporting


Now that you’ve got Courses, Classes, and Students enrolled, how do you take Attendance?  Is there setup you have to do beforehand?  While there is some setup, it’s easy and we’ll walk through it here!  First, let’s talk about Setting up Attendance to be taken. Navigate to Configuration>Attendance Codes.  This is where you define Codes […]


Top 5 Reasons You Should Be Using Blackbaud Merchant Services (BBMS)


As most of you know the Altru support team is smaller than other support teams. This isn’t a negative; because of our size we are able to speak to the same customers and build significant relationships with them. We know your organization’s emphasis, we know your strengths and we know your pain points. We are […]