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School 'attendance' higher with online learning

Compass Education, which handles online processingfor 1800 government, independent and Catholic schools and has more than 2million users, says the online absentee rate was 4.8 per cent – less than half thenormal national absentee rate of 10 per cent.

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What will school look like when we (don't) go back this week?

At her eastern suburbs public school, all work will be uploaded on the Compass School Manager program and parents will be able to see what is due. Teachers will monitor progress and email parents to let them know if the child has not been completing it.

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Learning from adversity: how schools are preparing for remote learning

Teachers’ lesson plans and students’ homework are routinely uploaded online at many schools via tools such as Compass.

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Learning goes remote for local students in response to COVID-19

Free internet access and laptops will be on offer for vulnerable local students. “Every child that needs a laptop or a tablet will receive one,” he said. “Schools will work individually with families to work out the needs of their children.” Greater Shepparton Secondary College has asked families to register their interest for laptops via Compass.

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Nearly half of all kids stay away from school

Compass Education, which runs online school management systems, said absenteeism jumped from 30 per cent on Friday to just under 50 per cent on Monday. It was only 10 per cent a week ago.

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Schools are open, but don't send your kids: Conflicting advice about sending children to school

According to Compass Education, an online school management system, 30 per cent of students stayed at home across the country on Friday.

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Education Platform Compass and MSP Photography offer free school photo reprints for bushfire affected families

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Compass launches WA operations, surpasses 1800 schools and 2 million users nationally 

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Compass Education helps school communities simplify complexity with an all-in-one school management platform and technology ecosystem. Compass empowers 1800+ schools in Australia, Ireland and Canada with the tools they need to reduce time-consuming repetitive tasks. From student information management and roll marking to parent communication and cashless school canteens, every aspect of a school’s operation can be connected in Compass. For more information visit compass.education or follow Compass on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn.

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    The co-founders together in Compass' Balwyn North office.

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