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Cornerstone Christian Academy’s Successful Communications Strategy and Virtual Learning Plan

Cornerstone Christian Academy in Sugarland, TX, prides itself on enriched academics, stimulating activities and programs, and equipping students with spiritual guidance for a lifetime. The independent, Christian school offers grades K-8 and has 311 students enrolled. Cornerstone Christian Academy was…
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Register Today: FACTS School Marketing & Strategic Growth Summer Webinar Series

FACTS is introducing a new webinar series designed to help you establish a school marketing and enrollment growth strategy that sets your school up for success next semester (and beyond). The series takes place from June 3 to August 19….
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Communicating During COVID-19: Central Arkansas Christian Schools’ Outreach and Distance Learning Strategies

When COVID-19 began sweeping across the United States in early March, many schools experienced a similar timeline of temporary closures and initial tentative planning, which then turned into full-scale emergency planning and an immediate switch to fully-remote instruction. Central Arkansas…
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Marketing to Millennials With FACTS and Enrollment Catalyst

Watch the live interview Thursday, May 21 at 11 Central/12 Eastern Born between 1980 and 1996, millennial parents are between 24 and 40 years old and make up the majority of new parents enrolling their children in school. As schools…
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FACTS Ed Announces PD On-Demand Webinar Series

Registration now open. Beginning Tuesday, May 12, 2020, FACTS Education Solutions will host a variety of professional development (PD) sessions to help propel your 2020-2021 planning over the summer. With uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 requirements for the upcoming school year, FACTS…
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Tools and Tips for Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated instruction is not new. In fact, it’s been around for a long time. Back in the days of one-room schoolhouses, teachers had to differentiate and personalize, because they literally had every grade in their class. Somewhere along the line,…
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WEBINAR: Ensuring Your School Receives Its Equitable Share of CARES Act Funding

Watch our on-demand webinar as part of the FACTS Education Solutions Online Instruction series featuring Dr. Patrick Haggarty, president of FACTS Education Solutions. On Thursday, April 29, the US Department of Education released its guidance on the CARES Act funding…
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From Surviving to Effective Online Teaching

As a middle school math teacher and assistant head of school, my world has changed — much like yours has over the past several months. We’re exhausted and have been working harder than ever before to switch everything online. You…
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Incomplete Applications and Pending Agreements

FACTS Grant & Aid Incomplete Applications Unsure why an application is marked incomplete? In the FACTS Grant & Aid dashboard, hover on “Grant & Aid,” then click on “Dashboard” from the drop down to see the information that’s missing.  …
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3 Tips for Database Cleaning

Time to spring clean your FACTS Student Information System (SIS) database! Here are three tips to tidy up. Remove duplicates. Duplication happens when families or family members are not correctly linked in the synchronization process of online application and enrollment….
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3 Report Card Mistakes (and Fixes)

With summer right around the corner, now’s the perfect time to get answers to common FACTS SIS Report Card questions. Why does the Report Card show duplicate classes or classes that a student has dropped? Classes will show for students…
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5 Tips for Emailing School Families During COVID-19 Campus Closures

Email is a key channel schools are using to stay connected to their families during this unprecedented time. So, keep emailing your parents, but don’t bombard them! Families are overwhelmed (just like you), with many parents thrust into working from…
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