Dismissal Best Practices Blog – QManager for Schools

Managing stress during holidays

The holidays are approaching fast; for students, that means classroom parties, arts and crafts, yummy treats, and a long break from school work. However, both schools and families alike must have a plan in place to manage the holiday season effectively. While students and families get ready to leave town on vacation, schools are left […]

Staying Healthy During Flu Season

If one positive thing can be said for the worldwide lockdown in 2020, it would have to be how minimal common illnesses like colds, strep throat, bronchitis, and the flu were. Many have commented how the time spent at home and wearing masks on the occasional public outing prevented them from getting their usual seasonal […]

Helpful Tips to Better Organize Your Classroom

It’s no secret that one of the best ways to keep productivity high and work days flowing is to be organized. However, maintaining this structure is an entirely different challenge when bustling classrooms are involved. Students thrive just as much, if not more, than their teachers do with proper organization methods put into place. If […]

4 Tips to Help with Stress and Time Management

With any career choice comes a learning curve of how to best handle your stress and manage your time. However, it is no secret working within education can prove especially challenging when it comes to balancing everything. Between lesson planning, parent meetings, teaching and interacting with the students, as well as the lesser-recognized aspects of […]

Getting Ready for a New School Season with QManager

As you think about summer or next school season, here are some steps that will help you manage your school’s family data and make it easier to transition in QManager: 1. Families who are leaving your school: It is best to delete any families or students who are no longer attending your school next year. […]

Anxiety Free Dismissal: A Fingertip Away

The bell rings. Little feet patter across the floor to their assigned cubby, grabbing their backpacks filled with school supplies and the few toys Mom or Dad let them bring in for recess. It’s the end of the day, and as belongings are collected, students make their way to the designated pick-up area. A group […]

The Relief and Fear of Back to School at the End of a Pandemic

The past year has been a learning curve for everyone. Faced with a potentially deadly virus, those across the globe have had to work together not only to prevent the spread of said virus but also how to adjust to the “new normal.” Kids especially have faced a unique adjustment with moving from in-person schooling […]

COVID Resources

We are invested in helping students, staff, and parents experience a stress-free environment at schools. Here are links that will keep you informed on latest news, trends and best practices to mitigate COVID-19 at your school. Check back here often for more links: Last updated: Mar 21st, 2021 Official Sites The latest from CDC website […]

End To End Covid Readiness

  With the pandemic turning a corner, principals are asking how they can safely reopen their schools and prevent the virus’s spread once they are reopened. Experts say principals should consider two factors when determining when to have in-person class: the pervasiveness of the virus in the school’s community and state and local guidelines for […]

5 Ways Private School Principals Fight Stress

Being a principal can be a very stressful job.  You put in long days, including evening and weekend hours. You are responsible for the wellbeing of hundreds of students, each of which has their own particular set of needs.  Add to that a mountain of paperwork and meetings, queries and complaints from parents, playground and […]