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Handling course requirements in your Salesforce Student Information System

By Lean | Jul 3, 2019

Let’s take a look at how the Salesforce Higher Education Data Architecture, EDA (formerly HEDA). EDA defines course requirements and how our Student Information System (SIS), RIO Education expands on EDA.   Below is how the overall architecture looks. We have Salesforce as the platform, EDA part of Education Cloud as the foundation and RIO…

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Now Hiring: Salesforce Specialist for our Kuala Lumpur Office

By Bree | Jul 2, 2019

We are expanding! Do you want to be part of our Kuala Lumpur team? Awesome!   We are in need of a Salesforce Specialist person to join our KL team. Not only is the office in a great location, but you will get to improve your skills on the job and work in a great…

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360 Degrees Faculty Member Management System with RIO Education

By Tony | Jul 1, 2019

RIO Education is renowned for its capability to manage Students data in many ways. Did you know that RIO Education can do a 360-degree view with your faculty members too? Here are some highlights: Track their competency on teaching current and past units/courses Track their different qualifications, supervisions and references Track their current/previous accreditation in…

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Get out and honour Australia’s outstanding achievers in education!

By Ken List | Jun 28, 2019

Prepare for two nights that celebrate outstanding achievers in education.  Give your support, get your nominations in, and book a seat for the annual Australian Education Awards and AFR Higher Education Awards.   Our team at WDCi honour all those working in education, who are teaching future communities. We give our best wishes to all…

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Integrating your Student Information System – its a no brainer

By Vin | Jun 24, 2019

We know that when you integrate your SIS you get some real ROI as well as the ability to analyse all the data for your organisation.     Being built on the Salesforce platform enables RIO Education to utilise the best API in the business, making integration a breeze.   Here’s a simple diagram of what…

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Salesforce “HEDA” becomes “EDA” and What This Means For RIO Education

By Nat | Jun 19, 2019

Salesforce has made an announcement! HEDA (Higher Education Data Architecture) will form the foundation of the Education Cloud. The resulting expansion is now known as EDA (Education Data Architecture).  This is great news for Kindergarten to High Schools and beyond. This will enhance the functionality for all Higher Education Providers.   RIO Education moves with…

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Salesforce, Education Cloud, EDA, SIS explained

By Deborah | Jun 18, 2019

Its pretty confusing all these terms. We’ve got Salesforce, the world’s leading CRM and the platform for EDA and RIO Education. Then we have Education Cloud and EDA. And finally we have a Student Information System, in this case RIO Education. Here, Mei Yan explains how EDA and RIO Education combine to deliver a world…

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Use Salesforce Platform Events to update your LMS

By Hon Ming | Jun 17, 2019

Have you ever wanted to leverage your Student Information System (SIS) with the ability to send information to other systems automatically and instantly?   RIO Education along with the Salesforce’s out-of-box feature,  Platform Events, makes it possible. Platform Events is an event-driven feature which sends out an event message when a certain event is triggered…

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Caloundra Film Festival: Family Photo (Photo de Famille)

By Bree | Jun 14, 2019

Award-winning director Cecilia Rouaud has done it again. She has assembled some very talented stars for Drama/Comedy, Family Photo (Photo de Famille).   The death of their grandfather sees the reuniting of three very different siblings, Gabrielle, Elsa and Mao. To make matter worse for the siblings their father has decided to date a woman…

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What is LLN in education?

By Bree | Jun 13, 2019

Have you seen the term “LLN”, but still not sure of it’s meaning? LLN is a term that is widely used in vocational education and it stands for Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment. It’s part of the eligibility criteria for students wanting to enrol in a government subsidised program or obtain a VSL (VET Student…

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