This tool provides a level of integration with Serco's proprietary MIS Facility CMIS / ePortal.* NOTE: This block is compatible with Moodle 1.9+ (Support for Moodle v1.7 & 1.8 is now dropped)** NOTE: The documentation for this block is now included with the download
*** NOTE: The installation procedure for this block has changed for version 2008121500 onwards
The current features are:
1) Bulk creation of student accounts with LDAP integration as default.
2) Transfer of teaching groups into courses.
3) Bulk creation of parent accounts linked to students so that parents can login and see what their children have been up to.
4) Cron jobs for transferring student / parent accounts (+ purging leaver accounts) and synchronising groups
Features for a future release are:
1) Bulk email address creation for students (with integration into roundcube webmail)
2) Parents live view of Facility CMIS data - attendance, exam data, etc. (This has been moved to a new project, alpha versions available on request)
Videos demonstrating functionality:http://www.ossettschool.co.uk/example_student_mis_transfer.swf.htmlhttp://www.ossettschool.co.uk/example_transfer_parents_from_mis.swf.htmlhttp://www.ossettschool.co.uk/example_facility_to_moodle_teachinggroups.swf.html
Software Author: Guy Thomas (Guy Thomas & Alan Hardy For MIS Module)
Documentation Author: Eddie McLafferty
Maintainer: Marc Coyles