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30 04, 2019

School Spotlight: Milford Public Schools

By |2019-05-09T05:02:10-05:00April 30th, 2019|School Spotlight|0 Comments

School: Milford Public Schools Location: Milford, NE Enrollment: K-12 enrollment [750 students] Website: https://www.milfordpublicschools.org/ Social Media Profiles: Facebook: Milford Public Schools Twitter: @MilfordEagles Instagram: @milfordpublicschools Today we sat down with one of our early Class Intercom schools. Brandon Mowinkel is a 7-12 principal in Milford, NE. Since the beginning, Milford has been passionate about social [...]

30 04, 2019

Growing community on social media without a communications department

By |2019-04-30T12:54:09-05:00April 30th, 2019|Digital Citizenship, Social Media|0 Comments

If your school doesn't have a communications department, who is responsible for posting on social media and how do you move forward? During this webinar, Growing community on social media without a communications department, Josh Allen will guide us through the following: How social media can help tell your school's story. Discuss best practices and [...]

26 04, 2019

The Content Generation Episode 21: Teachers as Influencers

By |2019-04-26T09:08:21-05:00April 26th, 2019|Announcement, Digital Citizenship, Podcast, Social Media|0 Comments

During this episode, Taylor and Amber discuss what's new at Class Intercom and how educators are becoming social media influencers. Takeaways from this episode include: 1. Teachers have always been influencers with or without social media. Social media has made it easier for teachers to connect with each other, their students and parents. 2. Teachers [...]

17 04, 2019

Giving Students a Voice and Empowering Them to Take Action

By |2019-04-17T14:28:52-05:00April 17th, 2019|Digital Citizenship, Digital Leadership, Social Media|0 Comments

Written by Jill Johnson, Assistant Principal at Seward High School Schools benefit when students share their voices, but how often do we take the time to truly listen to what they have to say? The Quaglia Institute suggests that students are seven times more academically motivated when they believe their voices are heard as compared [...]

8 04, 2019

The Content Generation Episode 20: Alexander Lahargoue, Social Assurance

By |2019-04-07T21:13:47-05:00April 8th, 2019|Digital Citizenship, Digital Leadership, Podcast, Social Media|0 Comments

As a content and marketing specialist for Social Assurance, Alexander Lahargoue focuses on creating strategic content to help clients grow and sell online. In his free time, he writes suspense novels, cooks and is currently learning new languages. During this interview, we spoke with Alexander about how he creates meaningful content as a financial marketer [...]

2 04, 2019

School Spotlight: Waverly Middle School

By |2019-04-09T10:34:43-05:00April 2nd, 2019|Digital Citizenship, School Spotlight, Social Media|0 Comments

School: Waverly Middle School Location: Waverly, NE Website: https://www.waverlycommunityschools.net/our-schools/waverly-middle-school/ Social Media Profiles: Facebook: Waverly Middle School Twitter: ‎@MiddleWaverly Instagram: @middlewaverly We interviewed Emily Finley, she’s a fifth-year teacher at Waverly Middle School to learn more about how they’ve been able to share their story and create opportunities for middle school students using Class Intercom. How [...]

28 03, 2019

Case Study: 3 Things every school should know about hashtags

By |2019-03-28T06:24:43-05:00March 28th, 2019|Digital Citizenship, Digital Leadership, Social Media|0 Comments

Have you ever used a hashtag on a post and then later realized it was being used for something inappropriate or associated with something you didn't intend to associate with?  Lately, we have had several schools reach out to us about this exact problem. Before it becomes a problem, schools need to do their hashtag [...]

25 03, 2019

The Content Generation Episode 19: Micah Yost, Method Mark

By |2019-04-01T09:22:49-05:00March 25th, 2019|Podcast|0 Comments

Micah Yost is the Founder and President of Method Mark, a marketing agency based in Omaha, NE. During this episode, Micah and I discussed what led him to start Method Mark and what advice he has for teachers influencing the next generation of content creators. You can connect with Micah on Twitter. Be sure to follow [...]

19 03, 2019

How I let students run our social media program

By |2019-03-19T16:55:15-05:00March 19th, 2019|Digital Citizenship, Social Media|0 Comments

Written by Josh Allen, Technology Integration Specialist at Lewis Central CSD Externships. Internships. Experiences. Opportunities.   Each of those words are big in education today. They often focus on construction, manufacturing, and other hands-on jobs that pay well but are having a hard time finding skilled workers. Businesses are partnering with K-12 and postsecondary schools [...]

11 03, 2019

The Content Generation Episode 18: Jill Johnson, Seward High School

By |2019-03-10T08:53:39-05:00March 11th, 2019|Podcast|0 Comments

Jill Johnson is in her third year as the Vice Principal at Seward High School.  She holds a bachelor’s degree in language arts education (UNK ‘91), master’s degrees in instructional technology (PSU ‘00) and educational administration (CUNE ‘17), and she is currently pursuing a doctorate degree in Educational Leadership through the University of Nebraska. She [...]