[Offtopic] [OT] Online Paperless PD Application Software

Dr Paul Chandler paul.chandler at une.edu.au
Thu Aug 12 17:01:30 EST 2010

> When I challenged, wrestled, distilled and distilled and trimmed down to
> what was really wanted, they really wanted to keep the paper system (yes,
> but it works) and a single report back to staff what PD they had all done
> (ie a flat file database managed by the PD coordinator) .. easy peasy.

So what we learn from that is that schools are different !   Mine wanted
to be able to track docs from one "authoriser" to the next.  Yes, it makes
it more complex, but if your administration is very pernickety, there is a
way forward.

Now, if only dropbox implemented some kind of workflow.  That's be REALLY

Dr Paul Chandler
Research Fellow
'Multimedia grammatical design and authoring pedagogy' (Kahootz) project,
School of Education, University of New England
(Project website: http://www.une.edu.au/kahootzresearch)

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