How much time do you need to run a school communication app? As it turns out – not much
A common concern we hear from schools when looking at using a parent communication app is “we don’t have the resources to manage an app on top of what we’re already doing”. We...
Beyond the books. Life lessons we learn from teachers
The value of education is certainly undeniable and research shows that positive learning experiences with expert teachers will improve children’s academic, social and spiritual achievements. There is plenty of discussion about what makes...
Increase parent engagement by posting content to specific Categories
One of the most common questions we receive from school admins, principals and sometimes even parents is “How can we use School Stream better?”.
How school communication apps are saving time, saving money and saving the environment
One Victorian based school Business Manager spoke of the benefits her school experienced when they streamlined their communications and began migrating administrative processes like newsletters, payments, parent teaching evenings and school camps to...
Why is it so tricky to get on to the same page as parents?
One of the biggest challenges faced by schools these days is to get on the same page as their parents. Of course, that sounds like quite a simple task when we reduce it...
Why using Facebook instead of a school app is not as cost-effective as it seems
Thinking of using Facebook as a communication tool for your school? When money is tight, it can be tempting to look for "free" solutions to meet your operational needs.
Communicating Smarter – How to compete for your parents attention
For schools, getting your message across isn’t about communicating more, it’s about communicating smarter.