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How are passwords created?
INSIGHT syncs with your SIMS database and automatically creates passwords. Criteria allows you to create passwords for parents with extra options
- priority 1 only
- all contacts
- parental responsibility
- exclude parents with court order
You can also purchase an Active Directory link for pupil passwords.
Teachers can login if they wish using their SIMS username and password
How configurable is INSIGHT?
You as a School chose what you want users to see. All features are available; you decide to show or hide through an easy template configuration.
Children may belong to split parent families and you want to show all details for Mum and not dad (example Mums address)..this is also easy to configure
Some Schools may only wish parents to see personal information, attendance and Newsletters when introducing INSIGHT however you can simply update adding more features such as ‘homework’ ‘behaviour’ ‘School reports’ when you are ready to do so.
Can parents print their sons/daughters school reports
Yes! … PDF and print options available
How is INSIGHT hosted
INSIGHT is a web application that works as a stand-alone application and is hosted on the school’s IIS Server, using standard Microsoft technologies. The software conforms to W3C standards and works on all of the most popular browsers and mobile devices.
Some Local Authorities may also host INSIGHT on behalf of Schools
How secure is INSIGHT?
INSIGHT meets the requirements as requested by Becta in the Secure Remote Access and Data Security paper. Two-factor authentication can be set up if required.
Got a question about INSIGHT? Ask us here…
We will normally reply to all questions withing a working day, however you can get a quicker response by calling this number: 01902 824281