April News

It’s been an exciting month here at SEAtS. The team is growing and looking to the future; preparing for the next stage of our journey. Read about some of the recent major developments at SEAtS.


Product Updates

As always, our product development team have been exhausting themselves coming up with new and exciting features to make your student success dreams a reality.

Check out some of our recent product updates below.

SEAtS Student App

Homepage Redesign | SEAtS Mobile App
Homepage Redesign
A new home screen has been added with additional information. This allows the ability for students to view their profile card, ongoing lectures card with the ability to check in. Metrics are available for the student view for attendance, engagement and assessments based on a date range.

Add Absences
Absences can now be created by students through the mobile app.
When enabled this can be accessed from the user menu within the app. Once selected a new screen will open with the options to create the absence.
The student will have the option to set the start date, end date, select the absence type, add a comment, and add an attachment.
Absences once created will then appear on the website, if they require approval they will appear in the approvals screen.

Add Absences | Seats Mobile App

SEAtS Scheduler

Academic Timetabling designed for Blended Learning

Introducing SEAtS Scheduler, the brand new academic timetabling system for blended learning. Now SEAtS customers can take timetabling to the next level:

  • Import and update your old timetables
  • Automatically create and sync Teams and Zoom events
  • Push events and updates to students and staff calendars in MS Teams and Outlook

Ensure everyone is on the same page. Read more.

Read about SEAtS Scheduler in Action
Take a look at how SEAtS helped ESO drastically reduce their student scheduling time.

ESO Student Scheduling Case Study

SEAtS Learning Analytics

A Personalised Dashboard to reflect what Engagement means to you

Stream data and map to your Engagement Analytics dashboard in SEAtS. With Blackboard, Canvas, and Moodle connectors, SEAtS tracks student engagement and wellbeing lead indicators, such as:

  • Last seen online
  • LMS activity
  • Submissions
  • Grades

The result is a personalised view of engagement, retention and
achievement for every student. Read more.

Teaser Feature

Microsoft Teams Student Engagement
Further Microsoft Teams Integrations
Inside Microsoft Teams, students, faculty, and advisors will be able to:
•    Search and retrieve student information
•    Monitor student attendance data
•    Gain visibility over student engagement levels
•    Identify struggling or at-risk students early
•    And more…

Company News

SEAtS available on Microsoft Marketplace
SEAtS Software, a Microsoft Preferred Solution Partner, is now available on the Microsoft Azure and AppSource Marketplace.  It has never been so easy to purchase our student attendance app, early alert, learning analytics, and timetabling solutions. Read more.

Blog Posts

International Student Management | UKVI Compliance
Home Office Visa Compliance in the Next Normal
Read our guide to International Student Management, prepared by our UKVI compliance expert, Sarah Gallagher. In this article, Sarah looks at what effect blended learning has had on Home Office Visa Compliance; and how to be in the best position to prepare for the upcoming academic year. Read more.

Student Scheduling Software blog
Top 5 Must Have Student Scheduling Features for the New Academic Year
With a wide variety of schools, subjects, in-class and online lecture combinations, creating and managing timetables has become a difficult task. Implementing scheduling software could help to manage all of these moving parts. Read more on what to look for in a solution here.

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