“BoardDocs has completely changed the way we do business. No more printing numerous agendas containing hundreds of sheets of paper and wasting staff time having to find old agendas or looking things up. It’s now at everyone’s fingertips, 24/7.”

 

– Teresa Johnson
Board Secretary, Mid-Continent Public Library, MO

Kansas Association of School Boards Edorses BoardDocs

The Association Recommends Implementing Paperless Meeting Solutions, Which Can Be Remarkably Wise Investments for School Districts

ATLANTA (August 25, 2011) — Emerald Data Solutions™, Inc., the eGovernance pioneer and developer of BoardDocs®, today announced a new partnership with the Kansas Association of School Boards (KASB), which represents 287 school districts and 41 cooperatives, service centers, community colleges and technical colleges throughout the state. The KASB provides district leaders with the training, information and services necessary to perform their governance roles at the highest level of excellence.

“KASB is dedicated to finding reliable, affordable ways for our member school districts to increase the efficiency of their operations. We believe paperless agenda solutions will save school districts in Kansas considerable resources in both time and money,” said John Heim, KASB executive director. “At the same time using BoardDocs will provide a new level of transparency in governance of our schools. Our partnership with BoardDocs is a way to increase board of education efficiency, accessibility and effectiveness in Kansas.”

BoardDocs has helped nearly 500 organizations in 41 states dramatically improve processes through their economical and flexible eAgenda technology that fully supports organizational governance and administrative needs. BoardDocs services are also proven to save many organizations tens of thousands of dollars annually, while users see a dramatic increase in their board’s effectiveness and in their administrative time-of-staff productivity.

Emerald Data offers two powerful and easy-to-use eGovernance solutions: BoardDocs Pro and the all new BoardDocs LT. Both services feature cloud-based technology, are virtually turn-key and are fully supported on most mobile devices, including the Apple® iPad™. Plus, only BoardDocs includes dedicated project management, on-site training and US-based, 7 x 24 technical support with every subscription.

The KASB joins a growing list of partners that have selected BoardDocs, including ASBSD, CCLC, DSBA, FSBA, IDSBA, all the ESCs in Indiana, MABE, MSBA, NYSSBA, OSBA, PSBA, VSBA, WSSDA and WVSBA. BoardDocs has been used successfully to manage over 45,000 meetings to date.

For more information about BoardDocs’ cloud-based services, call (800) 407-0141 or visit http://www.boarddocs.com.

About BoardDocs
Developed and marketed exclusively by Emerald Data Solutions™, Inc., BoardDocs is the market leader and pioneer of eGovernance solutions. Serving nearly 500 organizations nationwide, BoardDocs’ paperless agenda services offer governing bodies turn-key electronic solutions for processing virtually any type of governance document, including agenda items, supporting documents, policies, procedures and more. BoardDocs’ services alleviate the enormous task of assembling, printing, distributing and revising board packets. BoardDocs’ unique, state-of-the-art solutions save taxpayers money, reduce staff time, improve board effectiveness, increase transparency in governance and have a positive effect on the environment. For more information, visit www.boarddocs.com or call (800) 407-0141.