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As we approach the end of the autumn term, a lot of schools and colleges will be analysing their monitoring gradepoint data for year 12 students using Alps Connect. The aim of this blog is to give you some practical tips to support you with your analysis and any intervention strategies you put in place. 

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The most powerful thing about Connect is that the functionality and modelling tools are available throughout the year for your monitoring grades. As we reach the second half of the Autumn Term, you will most likely have data collection points for your key examination year groups. This short blog gives you some tips on how to get the most out of Connect in analysing your in-year data.

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The head of 6th Form role is extremely rewarding; however, it can also be very demanding at times. In this blog, Alps Educational Consultant, John Roe uses his experience to share practical tips that will hopefully have a big impact on your sixth form and save you time and energy as you begin this role. 

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Earlier this year, Sue Macgregor hosted a webinar demonstrating how Summit provides powerful and strategic analysis with the ability to dig down into the detail at school level. In this article, we have split the webinar into bitesize videos for you to watch at your leisure. Enjoy!

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Alps Customer Success Manager, Sally has always been passionate about putting the customer at the heart of a business and joined Alps in 2021 to help drive Customer Success. Earlier this month, we sat down with Sally to find out what she loves most about her job and her top tips for someone wanting to start a career in Customer Success.  

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We’d like to make this results day a breeze. So, with a few pointers from Callum, our Customer Success Specialist, here’s how you can prepare in advance.

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Introducing Simon Wears, one of our skilled Front-End Developers. Simon has been working in software engineering for almost a decade, with software experience in a number of different industries his passion and love for software is what makes him the perfect team member at Alps. 

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This month we wanted to give you all the opportunity to meet our brilliant Project Coordinator and Scrum Master, Paula Kopiczko. 

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Introducing the talented Nick Pegg, one of our very own Junior Software Engineers here at Alps.

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The past two years have seen an explosion of implementation of technology in our schools and colleges, the final part of our fireside chat series explores what should EdTech companies be doing next for school leaders? The keyword in part 5 is transparency. Sue shares her thoughts on the importance of honesty and openness with […]

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Data can be a really powerful tool in driving student aspirations and attainment. Having worked in education for 30 years, with her last role as Deputy Head at Windsor Girls’ School, Sue now takes on the role of ‘Director of Education & Product Development’ at Alps. At Windsor Girls’ School, Sue worked within a strong team of teachers to […]

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This month we wanted to give you all the opportunity to meet the newest member of our Marketing Team, Meg Pritchard.