The Skolengo blog

Digital in the service of the educational community

In this blog, discover how digital can simplify your daily tasks in the educational community through tips and user reviews as well as Skolengo news.

  • April 2, 2021
    How to provide remote schooling on Skolengo?
    The many features of Skolengo allow teachers to present their courses remotely when one or more students cannot come to class: hospitalised students, students practicing high level sport, imposed lock-down measures, etc. Skolengo thus maintains a link with the students providing educational continuity.
  • March 19, 2021
    Skolengo has been enhanced with new features
    Amongst the new features to discover this quarter: easily contacting the parents by SMS, the management of long-term replacements in the timetable and new services for families in the Administrative & Finance module.
  • March 18, 2021
    How can you easily design and modify your timetable with Skolengo?
    Marguerite Henry, Principal of junior school has adopted the timetable module integrated into Skolengo EMS since the start of the 2020 school year. She tells us about her experience of handling this module and its features offered for efficiently managing a school.
  • March 16, 2021
    Skolengo EMS in the service of innovative teaching practices
    With Skolengo EMS, teachers can put innovative teaching practices in place. Discover several uses developed by teachers!
  • March 3, 2021
    How to produce an interactive course with the collaborative tools of the Skolengo EMS?
    The Skolengo EMS (Education Management Software) offers many features for facilitating collaborative work. Using these collaborative tools, teachers can set-up more interactive courses which help to motivate students in their learning. Discover how the tools offered by the Skolengo EMS favor exchanges between students and teachers.
  • February 25, 2021
    The Saint-Louis Crest school group optimizes catering management with Skolengo
    Sophie Chauvet, “Accounts manager” from the St Louis Crest Group, uses the Catering module, a school canteen management software integrated into Skolengo. Since its arrival in 2016, the module has seen numerous changes that have allowed it to optimize the monitoring of canteen visits, billing and online registrations.
  • February 9, 2021
    Creating your timetable in 7 steps with Skolengo
    All school principals and deputy principals know it well: creating a timetable is a real headache! The Skolengo timetable software will guide you step-by-step in the design of your timetable, all in 7 key steps.
  • February 1, 2021
    The flipped class with Skolengo!
    With Skolengo, practice the flipped class concept easily. Discover our features and user feedback.
  • January 22, 2021
    Opt for the Skolengo Schooling module
    Optimize your operating costs and develop the uses of your EMS by using the schooling module - school life integrated into Skolengo. Designed in collaboration with users, the Skolengo schooling software allows you to have a personalized follow-up of learners. It makes available tools adapted to Deputy Principal and educational assistant jobs but also to teachers.
  • January 20, 2021
    Assessment by marks AND skills, a major asset of the Schooling module
    Coralie Beller, mathematics teacher in a junior school in Meurthe-et-Moselle, digital referent and EMS administrator, shares her experience of using the attendance register and schooling assessments.
  • January 20, 2021
    Flipped classes: how do you establish this practice with the Skolengo teaching binder?
    Arnaud Corrèze, certified geography and history teacher in the Louis Majorelle de Toul high-school, EMS administrator and Lycée 4.0 assistant considers the Skolengo EMS as a very rich teaching tool, especially the binder and the sections. It allows you to establish innovative practices such as flipped classes.
  • January 18, 2021
    Building and energizing the school public home page
    The EMS (Education Management Software) of Skolengo allows the public home page to be built easily and quickly. This guarantees good communication between the school, the students and families. To do this, you have to have the role of administrator on your EMS or have the rights to modify the page given by the administrator.
  • January 18, 2021
    Innovative teaching practices: how to set up a class assisted by Skolengo?
    Marjorie Tonnelier, Teacher of Geography-History-Literature-EMC in the Pierre et Marie Curie High School in Freyming-Merlebach tells us about the advantages of Skolengo offering features that facilitate both the daily preparation and teaching of classes. It is also a tool that allows you to establish an innovative teaching practice: the assisted class.
  • January 14, 2021
    How can you prepare students for handling a microscope in a flipped classroom?
    Christelle Jacquemin, Biology teacher for 21 years, the last 5 years in a rural junior school in Moselle, the Collège des deux Sarres in Lorquin. A great user of digital solutions in class, she easily picked up Skolengo EMS. Its user-friendliness and the many features have rapidly made it an essential tool for classroom practices and in particular those of flipped classes.
  • January 4, 2021
    Develop collaborative working with the online office-tools of Skolengo EMS
    Skolengo EMS makes Word, Excel and PowerPoint available to users in collaborative mode. With online office tools, you will be able to reinforce collaborative work within the educational community and develop synergies between teams while securely benefitting from efficient digital tools.
  • December 4, 2020
    The Skolengo videoconference has pride of place in a Seine-Maritime junior school in the presence of the President of the Department and the press
    On the 3rd of December, a presentation of the Skolengo Videoconference service took place in the Emile Verhaeren de Bonsecours Junior School in the Seine-Maritime Department. This presentation was organized at the request of the Department President, Bertrand Bellanger.
  • November 25, 2020
    Skolengo has been enhanced with new features
    Amongst the news items from the third quarter: individual corrected papers sent directly to students from the Teaching module, a new “Meeting” service in the Collaborative module, online meal booking for staff and students in the Catering module and customization of graphics in official Administrative & Finance documents.
  • November 20, 2020
    Videoconference : Guide to audio and video configuration
    In this guide, you can find advice for properly configuring your microphone and your webcam before connecting to the videoconference.
  • November 9, 2020
    5 key steps for holding class councils with Skolengo
    Skolengo allows schools to ensure that class councils function smoothly.
  • September 21, 2020
    Skolengo for families: what can I do with Skolengo as a parent?
    Skolengo fosters communication between the school and families. Legal guardians can consult school news on its website On their smartphones, via the mobile app, parents can also consult the marks and the work-to-do. They are informed by SMS or by e-mail if their child is absent or about the next educational counselling meeting.
  • July 31, 2020
    3 key steps for a successful virtual class
    The virtual class offers teachers the opportunity to teach all students remotely (students in internships, hospitalized students, high-level sports participants, school closings, etc.). They can also vary the teaching (oral training, cultural exchanges with other schools, etc.). Here is some advice and best practices for holding your first virtual class.
  • June 18, 2020
    The Top 10 new Skolengo features for the 2019-2020 school year
    Throughout this school year, following feedback from users the Skolengo teams have developed new features in the Teaching, Communication, Schooling and Management and Administration modules, to optimise the platform so as to best assist you in performing your missions.
  • June 2, 2020
    MIS: who are the 5 million users of Skolengo?
    More than 5 million users use Skolengo daily. These users evolve within more than 3600 schools and universities across 70 countries. They come from all sectors of teaching and all levels combined.
  • May 20, 2020
    Video-conferencing: a new service integrated into Skolengo
    Following the string demand from our clients and users, win just a few weeks, our team have integrated and deployed a new video-conferencing service into Skolengo.
  • May 19, 2020
    1st summary on the maintenance of teaching and administrative continuity by the headmistress of the Amsterdam School
    Testimony of Mrs. Alric, headmistress of the Amsterdam School, an annex of the Vincent-Van-Gogh High School of the Hague. Mrs. Alric, headmistress of the school but also music teacher, gives us her feedback on implementing remote teaching.
  • April 20, 2020
    Portfolio: your virtual USB key
    Each user has a portfolio amongst their personal services. Zoom on this key service of the EMS that allows them to access all their files at any time and in a secure fashion, from whatever device uses and wherever they are found.
  • April 20, 2020
    Where can students find their courses and their work-to-do on Skolengo?
    The Skolengo MIS or EMS (Education Management Software) offers teachers a pallet of different tools for distributing documents to students. Take a little tour of the horizon of the different means by which students can access their courses and their work-to-do.
  • April 1, 2020
    How to check that the students have actually received and seen their work-to-do on Skolengo?
    In the Skolengo teaching binder, teachers can create attractive activities by adding media to them: images, video, audio recordings, etc. From this activity, teachers have the possibility of giving work to do to their students and can efficiently monitor the on-line delivery of homework with the EMS.
  • March 26, 2020
    Discover the class sections for developing remote collaborative work with Skolengo
    In the current context, the class can continue to live via the EMS, in particular using each class’s section, already available in the “Class spaces”. This section can be used by all teachers of each class to communicate with students and parents and to discuss with them, depending on the modalities defined by the teachers. But also to discuss with other teachers.
  • March 25, 2020
    How can you share documents with students via the EMS?
    The Skolengo MIS or EMS (Educational Management Software) offers teachers a pallet of different tools for distributing documents to students. Let us take a little tour around the horizon of the different modes of distribution with their specificities.
  • January 14, 2020
    First participation in SETT for the Skolengo teams!
    Our teams participated in SETT 2020 (School Education Transformation and Technology) that took place on 6 and 7 February 2020 in Namur. SETT is an international exhibition whose first edition in 2019 welcomed more than 75 exhibitors specialised in digital education, 100 conference presentations and workshops recognised by the IFC and more than 1500 teaching professionals coming from all over Francophone Belgium.
  • January 6, 2020
    Testimonial of a Deputy Headmaster: communicating effectively with Skolengo
    Mr. Plontz, the Deputy Headmaster of the Pierre-et-Marie Curie high school in Freyming-Merlebach in Moselle talks of the advantages of the MBN EMS for communicating.
  • November 15, 2019
    Exerciser: building interactive activities
    Innovate in your teaching practices with the exerciserThe new “exerciser” service from Skolengo is an intuitive tool for building interactive activities. It adapts to students of all levels from nursery school to high school.
  • May 22, 2019
    Targeted communication, a communication module feature of Skolengo
    Skolengo offers features for simplifying communication between its users. Targeted communication is a powerful tool for easily communicating with several user groups. It allows a partner portal (academic or municipality) or a school, to perform bulk communication actions to precise user targets.
  • April 3, 2019
    New services dedicated to management
    Skolengo is enriched with new services to offer a complete, modular software solution dedicated to the overall functioning of schools
  • April 3, 2019
    The latest features from Skolengo
    Skolengo, the EMS (Education Management Software) from Kosmos, evolves throughout the year as user feedback comes in. Discover the new features introduced since last November.
  • January 31, 2019
    How 4 school principals from first and second levels communicate with Skolengo?
    Skolengo’s communication tools represent an undeniable asset in the relations between schools and families. 4 school principals give their feedback on the daily use of these tools.