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When I work with schools, I strongly urge them to create one district Facebook page first. The saying “don’t bite off more than you can chew” comes to mind with this advice. There are three main reasons I recommend one page: It can be a confusing world out there for your community if there areRead More
School has started, and you have a million things to share on your social media channels. But have you taken time to look at your cover photo lately? Does it still show the 2016 graduates? Is it a boring old picture of your school building (not so boring if it is new, but pretty boringRead More
Social media makes me smile. The impact it can have is priceless for schools. But while the thought of it can make me happy, the nuts and bolts of it all can be downright intimidating. Especially in a large school district. This week, I want to share the story of Collier County Public Schools withRead More
Social media for schools is my passion, and I love being a resource for questions, concerns, and of course your success stories. I always let people know that I want to hear your questions, because if you are searching for an answer, I’m betting other schools out there are wondering too! One school recently reachedRead More
By far, the number one concern I hear from schools that use social media is they can’t get enough content from their staff. They know great things are going on, but they have trouble getting information from their teachers. Other schools struggle with getting balanced stories from all grade levels. It seems that the elementaryRead More
Leveraging social media to your school’s advantage is easier said than done. With so many priorities at your school district, it is easy to lose sight of the importance of communicating the stories that are happening. As the school year starts, you cannot let this happen in your district. This month, I had the privilegeRead More
"Thank you #SocialSchool4EDU for your assistance with getting us to "go social" in Edgar!! We have been pleased with the patience, expertise, and motivation you've given us to move forward."
“Andrea is an engaging presenter. Her patience for all levels of learners is awesome. The “real life” examples and stories really provide a great background for learning.”
"Andrea was extremely helpful and patient with helping our school increase and improve our social media presence. We feel that Birchwood School is able to connect our students, staff and families with our community in new ways and we're excited about our future growth and development!"
"As a former Marketing Manager, I thought I was up on all of the “tricks” of the social media trade. Your workshop gave me incite to a number of time saving and effective shortcuts. We will definitely be utilizing all of the social media applications combined with print media marketing efforts to promote our school district and communicate with the public to pass a referendum!”
"Thanks to Andrea North, the Frederic School District is touching the lives of those connected to our schools, in ways we've never been able to in the past. We have the ability to involve a segment of our stakeholders that is truly interested and committed to helping our schools serve its students and community at a high level."
“I had a few reservations prior to launching our District’s Facebook page, but now wish that we would have started much earlier. Andrea and SocialSchool4EDU has been great to work with and is constantly working to make our social media experience better. As such, our community is staying connected with all of the great things happening within our schools.”
“Andrea's expertise in the Social Media and Marketing area has had a profound effect on our district's ability to connect with the public. Parents, community, students, staff, school board, and administration have embraced this wonderful tool for telling people about all the great things that go on in our school district. Andrea's work has been instrumental in engaging our stakeholders improving the image of our school.”