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The InPlace UK team attended the ASET Annual Conference 2019 #ASET19 from the 3 – 5 September hosted by the University of Hertfordshire.
The 8th InPlace User Group hosted over 140 representatives from 25 Higher Education Institutes throughout Australia and abroad who came together in Melbourne for two days of networking, product and peer to peer learning from August 7th – 9th 2019. The InPlace User Group is organised in collaboration by a committee of the users from various sites, and sponsored by InPlace and fit2work. The event comprised a packed agenda of informative and entertaining sessions, as well as an excellent networking opportunity for Work Integrated Learning practitioners. This year activities included discipline specific placement-process focus groups, InPlace demonstrations, ‘tips and
A major concern for academic institutes considering student and clinical placement management software solutions is the compatibility with existing systems. This includes SMS/email systems, CRM systems, Financial Management systems, and partner services. With this in mind, InPlace has been designed to be ‘system friendly’, and has evolved over the years to partner with many systems. Introducing the richest interface to clinical placement management system ‘Placeright’ One particular integration point that has received a lot of interest from our South Australian and Victorian users is the partnership of InPlace with the healthcare portal, Placeright (formerly known as viCPlace). Placeright is a
Have you ever wished there was a simple way to track the exact location of your students, at any point in time? As custodians to students, educators have an obligation to put robust measures in place to ensure their safety, wherever they may be. Introducing our new student & placement mapping tool – available on InPlace version 4.9! Whether accomplishing a work-based learning role locally, regionally or internationally, our users are now able to know where every single student is working. Thanks to the new ‘Student Whereabouts’ Map tool, staff may track the geographical location of their students at
We’re pleased to reveal the details of our biggest annual European event – the UK and Ireland InPlace User Conference 2019. When and where? On Wednesday 30th – Thursday 31st January 2019, QuantumIT (the InPlace Team) are hosting the 2019 InPlace User Conference in Manchester. Best practice user cases – employability and placement management The annual User Group Conference is for InPlace academic institutes across the UK and Ireland to share best practice in employability and placement management. QuantumIT will present elements of the new and upcoming features in InPlace. Focus is being given to academic institutes to share
For many Placement Coordinators working in higher education institutions, a common overhead is the management of student placement costs. It’s evident that costs need to be budgeted in order to correctly pay employer partners and individuals for supervising and supporting students in the workplace. However, this isn’t always as simple as it seems, particularly when the duration of placements or internships slip and change. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that managing costs can quite quickly take over. To put this into perspective, the range of responsibilities extends across: agreeing rates with employers or supervisors, keeping a record of