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News 2010 - 2011



November 2011

BETT Radio, November 23rd

Follow the link to listen to Stuart Abrahams interview with BETT radio.

'What's new with SIF?' Read our latest blog

Over the last few months we’ve been busy working on lots of different areas of our SIF offering and, in turn, have also improved our support for hosted SIMS, Facility and G2 integration.

It’s hard to talk about our SIF product suite without straying into the realms of one of our key SIF integration products – Groupcall XVault.

Read this Blog here,

Independant Executive Magazine

Read below a quote from Stuart Abrahams, Groupcall Sales & Marketing Director answering 'Why should school leaders visit BETT?' in the Independant Executive Magazine.

''Mobile technologies are pervasive. It is our belief that the independant sector is ideally placed to take advantage of the seed change I believe the industry is likely to go through over the coming years. Informal mobile learning is already happening on a daily basis with students having access to social networking tools like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube, as well as a plethora of communication tools. Grasping this and using the existing infrastructure is key to the future of ICT in schools.'' Stuart Abrahams, Groupcall

October 2011

View our latest blog, 'First view of Emerge on Android'. The most talked about 'App' in schools is soon to be availbe for Android. Here is a sneak peak, take a look and let us know your thoughts.

Click here to view the Groupcall Blog 'First view of Emerge on Android'

September 2011

Read our latest News article in the PIR Education 'Real Time' Parental Engagement For Generation 'Appy'.

Methods of communication have to be up to date and relevant to a younger generation of parents; and indicative of the world we live in. For these parents, mobile calls and text messages are far more commonplace as a means of communication; therefore schools need to be able to provide these services.

Click here to read the fill article: PIR Education -'Real Time' Parental Engagement For Generation 'Appy'

August 2011

Click the below link to read our latest article in the QA Education 'Technology Rich; time poor 'real time' parental engagement for 21st century parents'. Lawrence Royston, MD of Groupcall, explains why email and text messaging systems are now being embraced in schools.

Click here to read the full article: QA Education - 'Technology rich; time poor'

July 2011

Groupcall have been shortlisted for the Education Investor Awards in the Technology Supplier of the Year category. The winner will be announced on 17th November.

November 2010

Groupcall are delighted to support Children in Need 2010 by donating 0.025p for every message sent throughout November.

October 2010

The next Messenger User Group Meeting is to be held on Wednesday 24th November at the Manchester Conference Centre. If you would like to attend, please simply email:

September 2010

Click here to see our Groupcall's latest product, Emerge - the powerful 'app' which enables schools to have an up-to-the-minute copy of their MIS data instantly and securely available in the palm of their hand for access anytime, anywhere!


June 2010

Click here for the latest SIF Association Quarterly Newsletter, featuring an details of the latest SIF UK meeting, an overview of the expansion of SIF, and the latest SIF 1.3 implementation specifications.


Keeping parents in touch with Schools: Stuart Abraham's discusses the need for schools to maintain effective parental engagement


May 2010

Calling the shots: Groupcall's Stuart Abrahams writes about parental communications for Government Opportunities Magazine

Case Study: Remote communications: a key Messenger function


April 2010

Click here for our Messenger Spring 2010 Newsletter

Read our Local Authority Spring 2010 Newsletter


March 2010

Lawrence Royston elected onto the SIF board

Groupcall reaches 1000 SIF agent sales in the UK!

Feb 2010

Groupcall Messenger special offer!

Reaping the countless benefits of communication

Jan 2010

Groupcall and Manchester City Council partnership event

Groupcall at BETT 2010