5 top school communications trends for 2018

Keeping up with communication trends and taking advantage of that ‘next big thing’ is not all that easy these days given the rapid pace at which technology and communications advance. So, as the new year is upon us, I wanted to take a moment to put the spotlight on 5 top school communications tr

3 big reasons to reconsider getting a school mobile app

We live in the era of mobile phones and the applications that they hold. Mobile apps have become a standard of how we communicate and stay informed. Business of Apps reports that iOs users downloaded 25 billion apps last year and Android users downloaded 50 billion. There are many ways a school mob

Campus Suite earns EdTech Digest Cool Tool award

Just months into its launch, the new Campus Suite school communications platform is already getting noticed in the edtech sector as among the best and the brightest. Campus Suite was recently recognized as a ‘Cool Tool’ in the EdTech Digest 2016 awards competition. Known for its easy-to-use w

Your school communications must comply with FCC regulations

Everybody wins when parents stay very connected to their child’s school experience, and today’s digital communication channels are certainly helping. Getting the most, however, out of engaging websites, targeted emails, voice, SMS text messages, social media and mobile apps can be challenging

Top 20 school mobile app review

Navigating the school mobile app landscape these days requires a pretty large map. In our own diligence to find the right mobile app partner to co-develop a fully integrated mobile app-website solution, we found so many vendors with a wide range of deliverables. I feel for the school communications

3 keys to consider before selecting a school mobile app

You know it's time for a school mobile app. Now what? Maybe your board has approved the budget for one, but you’re not sure where to start. The allure of being able to reach and truly connect with parents with dynamic, user-controlled data via a mobile app is appealing. It’s important, howeve

6 key school communication channels and how to use them

  It’s easy to recognize that great communication is at the heart of any great school. What’s not so easy to grasp these days is identifying which communication channels to focus on, and when to use them to reach your audiences. Although there is more technology than ever for connecti

7 signs your school communications plan is weak

I’m not talking about you; I’m talking about the other guys, right? Technology is the driver in today’s rapidly changing school communications landscape, and it’s tougher than ever for some schools to keep up with it all. Over the years, we’ve talked with thousands of school communic

7 must have features for your school mobile app

The number of mobile apps continues to soar and they’re quickly becoming a big part of how we communicate and get stuff done. Whether you are planning your weekend using the Weather Channel app or looking up deals on the Cartwheel app, we’ve grown to depend on mobile apps to make our lives easie

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