. School administrators are just as strapped for time as the teachers who work directly with the students. It is your duty to keep track of the many school rosters, ensure that there are no overlaps in scheduling and keep the different groups of people involved in your school up to speed with what is going on. Even a principal of a small school knows that all of this is not an easy task to accomplish. Simplifying Communication is the First Step Towards Simplifying Your School Day School principals, secretaries and support staff talk with a lot of people during the day. There are a lot of inside school conversations taking place, but there is also a lot of time being spent on sending various communications to the parents of their alumni. Emails about upcoming meetings from the principal, field trip information from teachers, and vaccination reminders from the
Teachers can use all the help they can get, whether it be from parents pitching in with supplies, or technology that helps to make their daily responsibilities easier. Taking advantage of modern technology gives teachers more time to focus on education and their students. The internet provides a wealth of useful tools for teachers that offer help in taking care of daily tasks and should be used as a vital part of their classroom. Here are our top 5 educational tech tools that possess a variety of features that every teacher could use to make life easier: 1) 10 Minute Lesson Plans Creating lesson plans takes up the limited free time that a teacher has. 10 Minute Lesson Plans works quickly with a lesson plan builder that takes you through each step. This is a free service that you only need to register with in order to create, save,
Our first annual Tweet For Success Scholarship Contest has concluded and four lucky students have been sent a $500 scholarship. In just under 2 months, DialMyCalls' first annual Tweet For Success Scholarship Contest took off like wildfire. Over 11,000 college students submitted a Twitter-inspired (140 characters or less) message that explained how advances in technology have helped improve the education system. After hours of debating, the DialMyCalls staff selected four (4) students that will each receive a $500 scholarship to put towards their education. Take a look at the four winners and their tweets below: DialMyCalls.com Tweet For Success Scholarship Contest 2013 Winners: "Advances in technology + Improvements in Education = A World Wide Web of Global Knowledge, & Power at Your Fingertips! #WeAretheJetsons" – Taylor P. "Living in a tech age, all info is ours. My parents went to the library to look through
DialMyCalls is proud to announce that we will be offering four students a scholarship for the upcoming 2013-2014 school year. The term "tweet" has become an everyday occurrence in the vocabulary among students who will be attending college this Fall. DialMyCalls has decided to offer an opportunity for four students to win a $500 scholarship for the upcoming 2013-2014 school year. The rules are quite simple and any high school graduate that is currently enrolled in an accredited 2 or 4 year college or university is eligible to enter the contest. To enter our Tweet For Success Scholarship Contest 2013, we are asking students to submit an explanation, in 140 characters or less, on how advances in technology have improved education – follow the @DialMyCalls Twitter account for updates on the contest. (Twitter is NOT required to enter) Do you think you have what it takes to win the 2013 DialMyCalls
Bullying in schools has become an epidemic in the United States as the statistics mentioned below will show – it's time to take a stand and explore a unique method of prevention. Statistical data that has been acquired over the past couple of years depict that bullying in schools is on the rise. Several task forces have been created in an effort to prevent bullying and raise awareness on the emotional, physical and verbal abuse that happens daily while children attempt to receive an education at school. Campaigns such as StopBullying.gov are educating the nation regarding bullying with statistics, warning signs and prevention methods but it still needs to become a more important topic than where it currently stands on the national agenda – bullying is causing irreparable damage to our future generation and it needs to be stopped. DialMyCalls has scoured the internet to gather information regarding
Use the power of our voice broadcasting service to set up an extremely efficient, effective and reliable school notification system. Whether you are a public, private or charter school, DialMyCalls offers a unique school notification system that can send out an urgent message via voice, text and email. Using our system is extremely easy and setup only takes a matter of minutes – sign up, add your contacts, record a message and send that message to everyone instantly. One great feature of our service is that schools and larger universities have the ability to send out their message through the DialMyCalls online admin panel or via a telephone – the phone-in system is extremely helpful when access to a web browser is not an option. What are the benefits of having a school notification system? Our service has several different purposes and here are a couple of great examples: Emergency
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