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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
The first day of school is almost here, and it can seem almost impossible to capture all of the excitement. Well, one high school district in Illinois figured it out, and this week I’m going to share it with you! This is part of the Feature My School campaign, where I get great stories fromRead More
It’s that time of year. We are all headed back to school soon. While the excitement is high, it is time to fully engage your students, teachers, parents and community with your social media channels. To make the execution of these strategies a bit easier, I suggest you reach out to some high school organizationsRead More
What happens when you assemble over 1,000 people from North America who are all dedicated to school communications? Well, one little blog entry from me can hardly do it justice, but that doesn’t mean I’m not going to try. Last week in Chicago, the National School Public Relations Association held its annual seminar. This groupRead More
One of the most common questions from schools is this: How can I get more engagement from our followers? Engagement leads to more views, and this reach is one of the most critical metrics that schools use to define success. The goal is to reach thousands of people each week with your posts, but itRead 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.”