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The 6th Annual EdTech Conference for
Independent Schools

June 21-24, 2022

Pre-Conference for New Users- June 21-22, 2022
CONNECT by Veracross – June 23-24, 2022

 

Exploring the ways technology will impact and inform what’s next for your school community.

  • Sessions across academics & student life , admissions & enrollment, communications, development, technology, and more!
  • Best practice guidance on the latest tools and technologies to help you do your job better and more efficiently
  • School-led sessions offering innovative ideas and approaches you can use to make a difference at your own school
Veracross Virtual SIS

CONNECT 2022 Session Schedule

 

Pre-Conference for New Users: Veracross University

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

9:00am-10:30am

  • Introduction to Veracross Academics
  • Introduction to Veracross Business
  • Introduction to Veracross Admissions & Enrollment

11:00am-12:30pm

  • Introduction to Veracross Academics
  • Introduction to Veracross Business
  • Introduction to Veracross Admissions & Enrollment

1:00pm-2:30pm

  • Class Configuration
  • Student Billing & Veracross Tuition Management
  • Inquiries & Checklists

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

9:00am-10:30am

  • Class Enrollments
  • General Ledger & Accounts Payable
  • Admission Portal Design

11:00am-12:30pm

  • Grades & Transcripts
  • Accounting Modules (PC, PA, PO)
  • Admission Reporting & Communication

1:00pm-2:30pm

  • Daily Logistics
  • Financial Statements
  • Enrollment Management

CONNECT by Veracross Sessions

Thursday, June 23, 2022

9:00am-9:45am ET

  • How Veracross Keeps Your Data Safe
  • My Daily Logistics Queries
  • Veracross Core Foundation Product Roadmap
  • Enhancing Communication with Your Parents: The New Magnus Health Mobile App

10:00am-10:45am ET

  • My Daily Logistics Queries
  • Veracross Core Foundation Product Roadmap
  • Enhancing Communication with Your Parents: The New Magnus Health Mobile App

11:00am-11:45am ET

  • Cyber Risk Insurance: How to Ensure Your School is Protected
  • New SIS Implementation: Leading Your School to Successfully Gain Traction and Ensure Adoption

12noon-12:45pm ET

  • Round Table Discussions on Topics You Suggest!
  • Mental Health 101: What Nurses Need to Know to Prepare for Back to School (Magnus Health)

1pm-1:45pm ET

  • You Have a Seat at the Table. Now What?
  • Communication Strategies for Applicants
  • Planning for 2022-23: Parent Health Communication & COVID-19 Policies (Magnus Health)

2pm-2:45pm ET

  • Veracross Academics Product Roadmap

3pm-3:45pm ET

  • Portals, Not Just for Grades Anymore
  • How Enrollment and Health Work Together (Magnus Health)
  • Is It Time to Rethink the IT Department?

9:00pm-9:45pm ET

  • Exporting Saved Queries to Bulk Generate Student Documents and Bulk Import into Axiom
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inquiry Forms

Thursday, June 24, 2022

8:30am ET-9:15am

  • Building Cultures of Data Use

9:00am-9:45am ET

  • Using Veracross for Dashboards: One School’s Data Journey

10:00am-10:45am ET

  • Creative Solutions: Using Online Event Registration for Transportation Sign Ups
  • Keeping Re-Enrollment Rolling: Evergreen Agreements
  • Magnus Health Product Roadmap

11:00am-11:45am ET

  • Veracross and Magnus Integration Product Roadmap
  • Incident Response Workshop: What Your Schools Needs to Know and Do After a Cyber Attack
  • Leveraging Veracross Summary Reports

12noon-12:45pm ET

  • Round Table Discussions on Topics You Suggest!

1:00pm-1:45pm ET

  • It’s Time for a Technology Audit
  • Switching to a New SIS
  • The School Nurse’s Role in Substance Abuse Prevention (Magnus Health)

2:00pm-2:45pm ET

  • Veracross Development Product Roadmap
  • Implementing MFA for Your Veracross Users
  • Integrating GiveCampus with Veracross

2:30pm-3:00pm ET

  • Veracross Tuition Management & Business Product Roadmap

3:00pm-3:45pm ET

  • Optimizing Canvas: Creating a Learner-Centered & Teacher-Friendly LMS Environment
  • Novel Uses of the Individual Events Platform
  • Medication Administration: School Policies, Best Practices, & Lessons Learned (Magnus Health)

4:00pm-4:45pm ET

  • Data Audits to Keep Your Data Squeaky Clean

CONNECT FAQS

What is CONNECT by Veracross?

CONNECT is a free educational and networking seminar that Veracross has been hosting since 2012. Veracross schools may attend and access any number of the presentations and discussions offered. Expert speakers will cover a range of hot topics impacting schools and also offer opportunities for Q&A and further dialogue. The entire event is free, but registration is required.

What is the cost of CONNECT by Veracross?

Not a penny! For 2022, we are offering CONNECT free of charge, so we encourage you to spread the word to colleagues who might be interested in attending.

Will sessions be recorded?

Yes, all sessions will be recorded and will be made available to everyone that registers after the conference in mid-July.

Will any portion of the event be held in-person?

The entire conference will be virtual this year, but there will be lots of opportunities for interaction through questions and comments during the sessions. We look forward to “seeing” you on Zoom!

Who should attend?

CONNECT has sessions for academics, admissions, communications, development, business office, health, and technology. There are sessions for everyone!

What type of sessions will be offered?

CONNECT is a great opportunity to hear from other schools as well as other experts on relevant topics. The session topics will vary from best practices, Veracross tips & tricks, and thought leadership.

How do I submit an idea for a session?

Our sessions are school-led. We invite you to share your ideas, challenges, and successes with your fellow schools. Call for proposals will be announced at the beginning of April.

When can I register for CONNECT by Veracross 2022?

Registration will be available in May.

How do I view the schedule?

We will be releasing schedule information in a few months. Once you have registered for the event, you can visit the virtual event page to build your personalized schedule.

What if I want to attend just one session?

Even if you just want to attend one session, please still register for the event. That will give you access to the session link.

Questions?

Contact Erica Elwell