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Professional Development

Private K-12 Schools Should Say “Yes” to Federal Programs

A letter is arriving soon — don’t miss it! At FACTS Education Solutions, we understand the educator’s post-holiday reality. Not long ago, most of us were private school teachers and administrators, which is why we’re letting you know that any…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
School Operations

NEW: SIS Seasonal Trainings

We’re excited to announce that FACTS SIS Help has a new Seasonal Trainings area where you’ll find the latest trainings that you’re most likely to need during each time of the school year. New training materials are added based on season…
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Professional Development SIS
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Empowering Students to Engage Alumni on Social Media

How do we cut through the noise on social media to engage with alumni in a way that moves that needle for our private schools? A “me/also me” meme may be the answer for your school. The meme has been…
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Fundraising Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

10 Essentials to a Great Website Design for Beginners

Is your school designing a new website? The task can feel daunting, but we’ve created a list of ten things to get you started when thinking about a new design. 1. Understand your user Before you can build a website…
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Professional Development Website Design
Communication and Advancement

SIS for Lesson Plans? Yes!

One of the key components of a successful school year for any teacher is the ability to detail what information will be covered in class and assign homework for that class. FACTS Student Information System (SIS) delivers that critical information…
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Professional Development SIS
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Superintendent: How Vosaic Helps

East Butler Public Schools in Brainerd, Nebraska started using Vosaic when their superintendent, Sam Stecher, was intrigued by the idea of using video to improve teaching and observation. He has served as superintendent for five years, but is also co-founder…
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Administration Professional Development
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement Security and Compliance

Delinquency Report Leads to Help

At Holy Name Catholic School in Escanaba, Mich., Jodi Mutch, administrative assistant, loves FACTS’ delinquency report. Holy Name uses FACTS Tuition Management, Grant & Aid Assessment, Student Information System, and Incidental Billing, and though she has hundreds of reports at…
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Professional Development SIS
Communication and Advancement School Operations

Build a K-12 Marketing Strategy That Works

What Is Customer Journey Mapping? In a true marketing sense, customer journey mapping involves visually “mapping” every interaction a customer has with an organization. The goal is to identify the most important touch points, analyze interactions, and identify ways to…
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Enrollment & Communication Giving Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

What is a Social Engineering Attack?

Social engineering attacks as ways to steal information have been around for a long time, but some of their tactics have matured and become harder to detect. Social engineering continues to be one of the easiest, non-technical methods for an…
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Professional Development
Security and Compliance

Know Your Payment Security Terms

Information technology and security have plenty of acronyms and new terminology – which can leave people who do not work in the field feeling a little out of touch. To help, here’s a few industry terms that you may find…
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Professional Development
Security and Compliance

How Teacher-Collected Videos Topped the Effectiveness of In-Classroom Observation

The Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard found in their “Best Foot Forward” study that using video instead of in-classroom observation improved several dimensions of the classroom observation process by: Increasing teachers’ perception of fairness. Reducing defensiveness in post-observation…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
Classroom Experience School Operations

Understanding the Importance of Digital Citizenship

Three tips for creating purposeful student-driven content Across the country, many school leaders are beginning to have conversations about the importance of raising a generation of informed digital citizens. These conversations are critical to not only helping students understand the…
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Professional Development
Classroom Experience Communication and Advancement Leadership Development