Category: Room and Resource Booking

Library Room Booking

At Freeperiod we understand the importance of the School Library and the important role it plays in schools. For this reason we have integrated the needs of Libraries with our online room booking system from the very start. For example, Freeperiod enables Librarians to control who can book the Library and it’s resources. Some schools… Read more »

School Scheduling Software

Freeperiod is school scheduling software which allows you to manage your schools rooms and resources. From experience we have found teaching staff tend to prefer labels rather than times in their schedules. Staff tend to think ‘Period 1′ before they think ’09:15’. It is a simple thing really but it can very much impact the… Read more »

Online Room Booking System

Every school should have a good online room booking system such as Freeperiod. Ten years ago when I introduced Freeperiod I met with a small amount of resistance from some teaching staff. The grumblers tended to fall into two categories. The first group believed the good old ring binder in the staff room met all… Read more »

Online Room Booking Software

Freeperiod’s online room booking software is now used in the private sector as well as education. Over the last ten years Freeperiod’s online room booking software has been used by primary and post-primary schools to help manage the rapid growth of IT resources. We have also delivered a bespoke version of our software to a… Read more »

Easter 2018 Offer

We are really looking forward to the Easter holidays this year at Freeperiod, it has been a busy few months. To celebrate we are reducing our year one cost from £300 to £200 until next Friday, 30/03/2018.

The Best Room Booking System

I believe Freeperiod is the best room booking system for schools but then again I am a little biased. I created Freeperiod after working in a post-primary school for thirteen years.  Here are my thoughts on the questions you should ask when considering a room booking system;

School Room Booking Software

For the past ten years Freeperiod have been providing room booking software for schools. Schools currently use our online booking system to share;

Equipment booking

When I started working in a school we had two computers sharing one modem. When I  left the same school we had hundreds of computers, laptops, data projectors and iPads. So how do you manage all this equipment? The new version of Freeperiod allows you to easily share resources. You can book quantities of items… Read more »

School minibus booking

A number of schools use Freeperiod to book their school minibuses to ensure students get to where they need to get to safely. I worked in a school which used sheets of paper to manage booking their minibuses. Trips were often cancelled as the PE Department had once again gone off with one of the school minibuses…. Read more »