Roundup: Scheduling with Orchestra

Over the years, we’ve continuously built the Orchestra Master Scheduler (our standalone scheduling software) to provide a better user experience. In this post, we’ve curated articles related to Orchestra. Without further ado, let’s take a look:

Announcing the Orchestra Master Scheduler

Setting up the Master Scheduler

Configuring the Master Scheduler

Related Articles

If you’d like to know more about our Orchestra Master Scheduler, sign up for our upcoming webinar on June 23, 2022 at 11 am PST / 2 pm EST.

This webinar is the perfect time for you to see a live demo and/or ask questions. Book a slot for yourself by logging on to your QuickSchools account, and signing up from the Teachers’ Lounge page. If you do not have a QuickSchools account and you’re curious to learn more about Orchestra, please send an email to eruani@quickschools.com to register.

We look forward to seeing you!

June Webinar: Orchestra Master Scheduler

Summer is here, and we’re counting down the days to host our first summer webinar. Sign up and you’ll get an exclusive look into our Orchestra Master Scheduler! 

Discussion highlights include:

  • A brief overview of the philosophy guiding design decisions for the Orchestra Master Scheduler (OMS)
  • Latest improvements which include reject analysis, allowing conflicts, and color-coding
  • Product roadmap              

This webinar is suitable for school administrators as well as principals. In addition, we welcome current OMS users and those looking for a scheduling system to help them simplify their work.

As per usual, our webinar is interactive. The 30-minute presentation session includes a live demo. You’ll also get to post questions and answer polls. We’ll follow up with a 30-minute Q&A session. Here’s your chance to engage in a more detailed discussion with our panelists. We’d love to answer your questions and hear any suggestions/feedback from you.

The Orchestra Master Scheduler webinar will be held on Thursday, June 23 at 11 AM (PDT) / 2 PM (EDT). For current QuickSchools and Orchestra customers, you can register by logging on to your QuickSchools account. The registration link is available on the Teachers’ Lounge page. If you’re not currently our customer, please send an email to eruani@quickschools.com to let us know of your interest in attending our webinar.

Looking forward to hosting you!

Current QuickSchools and Orchestra customers can register by logging on to QuickSchools and clicking on the “Register Now” button on the Teachers’ Lounge page.

Cloud Computing in Education

cloud computing in education

Cloud computing has been around for quite some time now. However, the importance of cloud computing in education became more evident since the Covid-19 pandemic started. Thanks to cloud computing, ODL (online distance learning) was possible. Cloud computing-based technologies are one of the highest in demand. 

These new technologies are actively developing the areas of the modern IT world. Many institutions, especially in education, rely on cloud-computing these days. We will discuss the positive impacts of cloud computing in the education sector in this article.

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How our online master schedule can complement your SIS harmoniously

Student Information Systems (SIS) has become an important part of K-12 education and colleges. They help with many different aspects schools need. From attendance to grade books, report cards, and of course scheduling. 

For a school to be able to create its schedule with ease is a huge relief. A lot of time is saved, especially for the faculty. So what happens when the schedule feature is not exactly what you had hoped for?

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Your school or college schedule and how to maintain it easily

learn how to maintain your school or college schedule with simple clicks of a button

Have you had a hard time maintaining your school schedule? Well, you’ve landed on the right page!

When it comes to scheduling, it really is a tedious task. So much work and effort that sometimes even all that hard work is not enough. The hours spent trying to perfect your schedule but at the end of the day, you still have to deal with clashes. This would cause a delay for your other tasks and (worst case scenario) you might even have to start from scratch. Maybe you just have not found the right scheduler to fit your scheduling needs and we’re here to put your worries to rest.

Whether your classes are held online, in-person, or you’re even conducting hybrid classes, we’ve got the simple solution to your scheduling troubles. With QuickSchools, we offer you the complete tools to get your day going with no more setbacks! Choose from either a straightforward scheduling system usually used for elementary to middle schools, to a more complex scheduling software also known as a master schedule commonly found in high schools of public school districts and colleges. 

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