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The Progresso Geek

Hi, I'm an information systems techie who loves a challenge. And when that challenge brings out the best in software, even better! Plus, I also like to share. [Note: all data used/displayed within my report screen prints is fictitious]

  1. How has your registration/form group behaved today?

    by , 2nd February 2014 at 10:00 AM (The Progresso Geek)
    View today's, yesterday's, or the last 7 day's behaviour by registration group. In fact, add the widget twice to show positive and negative events. Or even create a SLT/SMT Behaviour Dashboard showing summary behaviour for each year group.

    Build relationships further by commenting on positive behaviour in other classes. Make students aware that you know if they've had a poor lesson and provide support/sanctions.


    Updated 19th March 2014 at 07:13 AM by ProgressoGeek

  2. A Themed Learner List Report

    by , 14th May 2013 at 10:00 AM (The Progresso Geek)
    Here's a simple A4 landscape learner list report that uses the selected theme to define it's heading and highlighted colours.

    Parameters include Academic year, Group Type and Group Code.

    Updated 19th March 2014 at 06:31 AM by ProgressoGeek

  3. SSRS + Widgets = Dynamic Desktop

    by , 14th April 2013 at 10:00 AM (The Progresso Geek)
    After 2 days of training in SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) I have now written my first report.
    I wanted it to be useful but also to keep it simple what with it being my first venture into SSRS. As any of you who work with school's MIS databases will know the many different types of data that is recorded, so I decided to go for a report based on learner data.
    Also, I love the fact that you can place these reports within a widget on a users desktop. So as soon as a user logs on, ...

    Updated 19th March 2014 at 06:30 AM by ProgressoGeek