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Professional Development

Using Title IIA Funds for FACTS Elevate Conference

The question A frequent question to our team is, “Can Title IIA funds pay for attending the FACTS Elevate conference?” FACTS Elevate is our annual user conference for clients. With registration opening September 16 for Elevate 2020, there is no…
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Administration Professional Development
Elevate Leadership Development School Operations

Removing Pending Agreements

Occasionally plans change and you’ll need to remove an agreement from your pending list or remove families from your roster in the FACTS Tuition Management system. Here’s your guide on how to do it! Deleting pending agreements has two purposes:…
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Administration Admissions Professional Development Tuition Management
School Operations

10 Steps: LinkedIn for Your School

Most principals and teachers know that social media — especially LinkedIn — is a powerful tool to connect with their community organizations, sister institutions, parents, and alumni. They even have a LinkedIn account for their school. But how to start…
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Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

A Legacy in Sales

Every day at work is different when you’re Jim Owens, managing director of K-12 sales. Whether it’s budgeting, forecasting, people planning, sales strategy, or growing association partnerships, each day brings a level of unpredictability. That suits Jim just fine. He’s…
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Professional Development
Leadership Development

Top Security for All Schools

Mike Walters is the chief information officer at Nelnet Business Solutions — FACTS’ parent company. His 27 years of experience include various roles in IT and processing for life insurance companies. Throughout his career, he’s had one goal: keeping data…
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Administration Professional Development
Leadership Development Security and Compliance

Life Hack: When the Enrollment/Marketing Team is Just You

While some schools may have an entire team focused on enrollment or marketing, many institutions lack the resources to staff a multi-personnel enrollment, marketing, or admissions office. So, if your team consists of one person (maybe that person is you!),…
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Admissions Enrollment & Communication Fundraising Professional Development
Communication and Advancement School Operations

5 Tips to Rock Recruitment Emails

You have an emailing platform and you’re ready to start sending mass emails to help grow your student enrollment — but not sure how to write the message? Start with these five tips to help get you on your way….
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Enrollment & Communication Professional Development
Communication and Advancement

Sneak Peek of FACTS Elevate

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the FACTS Elevate conference (formerly the RenWeb Power Conference). At the conference, schools have been able to meet with FACTS experts, learn about industry best practices, and — perhaps most importantly — connect…
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Professional Development
Elevate Leadership Development

Growing Leaders

Mark Schilmoeller loves seeing things flourish. He comes from a big family of six kids and has seven children with his lovely wife. When he isn’t managing one of the largest departments at FACTS, you can find him cultivating his…
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Professional Development Website Design
Leadership Development

We hire teachers!

Are you a part-time or retiring teacher interested in staying connected to keep making a difference in children’s lives? FACTS Education Solutions hires hundreds of high-quality teachers, tutors, and coaches across the country to be an additional resource to help…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
Leadership Development School Operations

5 Private School Federal Aid Myths Debunked

Every year, federal funds are distributed to public school districts specifically for private schools, but many private institutions don’t realize they’re eligible for these funds. Here are some of the most prevalent myths. Separation of church and state means private…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
School Operations

Keep Your Best Teachers After Retirement

When a retiring teacher is well-loved by students, an excellent mentor to new teachers, and has decades of exceptional classroom experience, his or her principal sees the upcoming retirement date as a doom deadline. That’s where FACTS Education Solutions can…
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FACTS Ed Professional Development
School Operations