How to Prepare Your Student Information System for 2013-2014
July 26, 2013
Pennsylvania Department of Education Office of Elementary and Secondary Education July 24, 2013
SUBJECT: 2013-14 Annual PIMS Updates
As a result of Act 82 and Pennsylvania’s Educator Effectiveness System, significant changes to the Pennsylvania Information Management Systems (PIMS) application are required.
At this time PDE’s PIMS team is providing two opportunities for LEA staff to attend a webinar presenting the major changes to PIMS. LEA staff are being asked to invite their Student Information System (SIS) vendors to the web events listed below. The webinar presenters will go over the major PIMS application changes which are listed below. The webinars do not replace the official release of the annual PIMS updates, but supplements the explanation.
Webinars: – How to prepare your Student Information System for 2013-14 Annual PIMS Updates
For District Technology/Data/Student Information System vendor staff)
August 6 – 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
August 7 – 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
To Join a Webinar – no registration is necessary!
A link for joining a live webinar will become active 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. To join a session, go to http://vclass.cciu.org . Please contact PDE at firstname.lastname@example.org should participants experience difficulties in accessing this site or the webinar session. By default, the schedule of sessions will be displayed. Click through the pages of session titles until you see the title of the session you would like to join.