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Re: A few questions about School Tool features that aren't covered in the website
2012/1/13 Jorge Vázquez <jorgevazquez87@xxxxxxxxx>:
> I'm IT of a School and i'm very interested on implementing School Tool
> (schooltool.org). We are a NGO and I plan to move forward in the Open
> Source scene developing a proyect integrating Open Source Software in
> all centers we serve our students (5)
> I would be hosting it on a cloud server with the purpose of having it
> centralized and to become accessible to the teachers in their different
> centers so they can work with it no matter where they are.
> >From what i've read looks very good and powerful in customization but I
> have a few questions that i would be happy if they can be answered from
> anyone who knows or have worked with this before:
> It is possible to print all the academic progress of the total number of
> students not by materia but for grades and assistance?
> Can I create academic transcript?
> Can I have the capacity to produce reports? (student list, grades,
> assistance, interventions, etc.)
We're working on adding reports, especially transcripts. We're hoping
to have complete transcripts for the April release. Reports can be
laid out using a HTML-like markup language. If you have examples of
the kind of reports you need, we can try to replicate them.
> How complex is to manage this software from a teacher view not so
> oriented to technology? (basic things like word proccessing, graphics,
> tables, Internet research, and so on)
> Excuse me for the language but english isn't my main language, it's
One of our core developers, Douglas Cerna, is El Salvadoran and can
also help you in Spanish.
Don't hesitate if you have more questions.