Showing posts tagged with “Resources”
Andrew Saunders

How To Shop for a School District App

More and more school districts are adding a mobile app to their communications toolkits. When the district decides “we should have an app”, district staff are often sent shopping without a clear idea of how an app can add value for the district community, or even what separates a good app from a bad one. Aside from being functional and reliable, what should a school district app actually do?…

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Andrew Saunders

12 New Year’s Resolutions for your School Website

We want your school website to be the best it can be! Here are 12 ways to make your website even better in 2018: 1. Give visitors what they want Most of your school website visitors are parents looking for something specific. Calendars, teacher pages, bell schedules, fees, sports teams, volunteering, and absences are terms parents search for again and again. Your website should give them all the details…

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Avery Johnson

Social Media 2018 New Years Resolutions For Your School District

  New Years is a time for renewal, reorganization, and reflection, and it often comes with resolutions. This year, skip the diet resolution and make a plan to clean up your school district's social media presence instead. We have put together a list of 10 easy ways for you to improve your school district's social media accounts. If you follow these tidbits, your social media will be easier to manage…

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Avery Johnson

School District Spotlight: Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools

  You may remember our blog post about the Top Ten School Districts on Social Media, where we highlighted 10 school districts in Canada that are doing awesome things on social. Our list included the Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools (RDCRS) from Red Deer, Alberta for their impressive use of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. We recently spoke with the communications team at RDCRS about their efforts…

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Andrew Saunders

Convergence Conference 2017

We're looking forward to Convergence Conference 2017 this week in Calgary, AB! Stop by our booth for a demo of the best, most user-friendly Content Management System (CMS) for school division websites, and come to our breakout session, Simple Steps to an Accessible Website, Thursday, October 26 at 11:00 am.   5 Ways to Make Your Website More Accessible

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Andrew Saunders

5 Ways to Make Your School District Website More Accessible

Website accessibility is on every K-12 communications professional’s mind, and it should be! Not only are there legal reasons to make your website accessible to everyone, it’s also the right thing to do. Your district goes to great lengths to make your buildings and classrooms accessible. Your communication channels should be no different. Everyone in your school district community deserves to…

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