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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 …

Lagos Gov't to Shut Down Schools Indicted For Exam Malpractice

The Lagos State Government has reached an agreement with private school proprietors to shut down any school indicted by the West Africa Examination Council, WAEC for examination malpractice.
The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr Idiat Adebule while meeting with the private school proprietors said that some private schools in the state were serial offenders as their names appeared in WAEC list of schools that encourage examination malpractices for three consecutive years.
“We will not hesitate to shut down any school indicted by West Africa Examination Council, WAEC for examination malpractice.
“Such schools would not be allowed to register students for the May/June 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE),” she said.
After warning the school proprietors, Adebule seized the opportunity of the meeting to educate the proprietors on the implementation of the Yoruba Language Promotion and Preservation Law, adding that all schools in the state must comply with the law.
The Deputy Governor also informed the proprietors that every Wednesday must be devoted to the promotion of Yoruba Language as all activities from academics to extra-curricula will be conducted in the Yoruba Language.

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