Hand-processing tardies was overwhelming Southern Wayne’s front office. Switching to a digital solution saved administrators time – and kept paper slips from getting lost and students from slipping through the cracks.
Source: Southern Wayne High School, September – December 2014
With a paper-based system of tardy slips, it was difficult for the school to keep track of consecutive tardy infractions, let alone enforce the consequences. And so students thought there was a 30-minute grace period to get to class. With accurate, accessible data, administrators could hold students accountable – and teach them responsibility for their actions.