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Most people working in schools have little experience in professionally shooting and editing video. However they are being called on more often to create video content for websites, social media and newsletters. Why? Because video works for telling stories! The brain processes visuals 60,000 times faster than text. Video accounts for 52% of all mobileRead More
Have you ever needed to be in two places at once? I have. I literally live in two different states. My girls go to school in Wisconsin and my stepsons go to school in Minnesota. I spend time each week traveling between a rental house and my home. Thank goodness gas prices are moderatelyRead More
It’s that time of year. The presidential election is just weeks away. Of course that is big news, but if you are involved with a school referendum, I’m betting that is keeping you up at night. I know I’m thinking about it! The team at #SocialSchool4EDU is serving two districts who are going toRead More
Do you have Facebook questions? Then you’ve come to the right place! I recently teamed up with Campus Suite to host a webinar on Facebook for schools called “What’s New for Schools in 2016-17” (view recording here). We had a tremendous turnout, shared a ton of tips and tricks, but of course ran out ofRead More
It doesn’t take long to figure out where students are hanging out these days. It’s a snap! OK, that was pretty corny. But don’t ditch me yet! Schools realize their students are hanging out on Snapchat, but they are not quite sure how to get involved. Will students even pay attention if they try?Read More
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
"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.”