Students, parents, teachers and governors are motivated by effective communication. Social Media is a vital tool to communicate and network within your local and wider community.
Should schools use Twitter and tweet?
By using Twitter effectively you can engage and connect with your local community and share information that is of interest. Segmentation and targeting of twitter users enables messages to be delivered to different audiences at different times. It also allows you to measure how effective your tweets and campaigns are.
• Tweet pictures and updates on field trips and school activities
• Tweet calendar events or last minute cancellations
• Promote your school facilities
• Advertise job opportunities and parent volunteering
Should schools use Facebook and post?
By using Facebook effectively you can deliver valuable news and updates to your local community. By effortlessly sharing you can directly channel communication between you and your community.
• Promote academic success
• Post and share school pictures of events
• Share videos
• Post your latest events and fund-raising activities
• Promote your facilities
• Classroom activities
Social media campaigns
Our social media education team run successful, creative and inspiring campaigns increasing your schools presence.
Twitter for schools
Informative tweets for parents, staff and students. Effective means of disseminating information quickly to pupils and parents.
Facebook for schools
The largest social media tool available. Share videos and pictures and extend your digital presence and community groups.
Social media marketing
Embrace social media as it is the primary way that young people, parents and your local community communicate.