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10 Questions About Social Media Marketing for Schools Answered

Social media marketing for schools is a big deal and it is pretty tough. When you go online you will see schools competing for social media recognition. The highly active social media networks - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Google are all available for schools to leverage to gain brand recognition. Most schools are understaffed and do not have a budget for social strategy. As a matter of fact, in our social media survey of 100+ schools, we found that one-third of schools don't have any social media budget, and another one-third don't know how much to spend. Additionally, only 5% of respondents have social media marketing as a full-time job, and 68% dedicate five hours or less per week to social media marketing. Now you know that you are not alone. Many schools like yours are in the same boat. However, there are many of your competitors who know the benefit of social media marketing to their business and have a strong budget for it. We know how difficult …

2 Nigerian Teachers Make List Of 50 Shortlisted For Global Teacher Prize

Two Nigerian teachers have been shortlisted for the global teacher prize coming up on March 18, 2018.  
Ayodele Odeogbola, who teaches at Abeokuta Grammar School, Ogun state, and Itodo Anthony who teaches at Gateway Excel College, Otukpa, Benue state, are the Nigerian teachers that made the list of 50 shortlisted teachers. 
The prize, which was conceived in 2013, was put together by Varkey Foundation with the aim of rewarding one exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession as well as to shine the spotlight on the important role teachers play in the society. 

The prize comes with a monetary reward of $1 million for one out of the 50 shortlisted teachers, The Cable reports. 30,000 nominations and applications were received from 173 countries from around the world, out of which 50 were shortlisted The winner will be announced by Varkey Foundation at the Global Education and Skills Forum in Dubai on March 18, 2018.

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