Chris Mebs

Back to School Website Tips

The Parents are Coming! A new school year is fast approaching and parents are busy preparing. They’ve got school supplies to buy, schedules to arrange and new daily routines to plan. Your website is often their first stop for back-to-school information — but is it ready for them?  Get Ready!  Just like your students, your website has enjoyed a restful summer break. Traffic takes a nose dive…

Read blog post

Chris Mebs

Bus Status App Update: August 26

Box Clever is excited to announce the a new version of Bus Status will be released on Friday, August 26 in preparation for the 2016-17 school year. The main reason for the update is that we are changing the push notification servicefor Bus Status. The old version of the Bus Status App (v 2.2.10) will NOT receive push notifications after August 26.  All other aspects of the App will continue to work…

Read blog post

Kayla Baretta

New Websites for Elk Island Catholic Schools!

We are excited to be launching another school division website! Box Clever has been working with Elk Island Catholic Schools to bring their corporate and 16 school websites into responsive, modern designs on an easy to use content management system. The previous websites were run on Joomla! - a CMS that is quite difficult to use. This led to staff frustration and many of the school sites containing…

Read blog post

Kayla Baretta

38 Websites Launched in a Single Day

Woooeee! We have had a crazy month so far! Last month we completed our biggest WebGuide for Schools project yet-  migrating all content and launching a new district website plus 37 school websites for Elk Island Public Schools. In one day we added an additional 700 users onto WebGuide for Schools CMS and we trained over 60 people in 3 locations in two cities, wew! We also trained various departments…

Read blog post

Michelle Maitland

Box Clever Education Client Recognized for Exemplary Online Communications

We are thrilled to have received word that our client, Northland School Division, received a BRAVO Award during yesterday's Canadian Association of Communicators in Education Conference! This national association (CACE) celebrates and honours excellence in all aspects of school public relations, communications, marketing, and engagement through the national BRAVO Awards Program.  Before the big…

Read blog post

Lindsay Peddle

Get Your Website Back-to-School Ready

It's that time of year again. Back-to-school sales abound, summer camps are soon wrapping up, and parents are looking to dot their i's and cross their t's - but is your website ready to provide information for the new school year? Box Clever analyzed data from some of the busiest school websites on our WebGuide for Schools CMS to reveal some tips to help you get ready. Get Ready by August 18th …

Read blog post