School Communication, Compliance, and Design Resources

Explore our library of blog posts covering everything from ADA compliance best practices to CMS feature enhancements.  

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School Website Design Inspiration - November 2023
Category: Client Roundup

Foxbright is excited to share four freshly spruced-up websites from another batch of dream clients. Harper Creek Community Schools simplified and streamlined, Madison District Schools got a fresh coat of paint, Manchester Community School District nailed a rebrand, and Kentwood Public Schools revamped their website so parents don’t have to keep asking their kids for help. Read on to learn how Foxbright can help revamp or redesign your website! Meanwhile, we’ll keep doing what we do best: making the internet a more modern, ADA accessible, and visually pleasing place to be one website at a time. 

Using a Mass Notification System to Supercharge School Communication
Category: Communications EdTech
Your go-to guide on school mass notification systems!

Timely and effective communication with parents, students, and staff is a vital part of a school's ability to connect with its community. However, especially in today’s cluttered messaging world, not all communication methods are created equal. At one end of the spectrum you have an individualized, platform-by-platform approach. But, like carrier pigeons, this methodology has become increasingly outdated and easy to become lost. On the other end of the spectrum you have mass notification systems. The best of these are powered by software that integrates with multiple platforms to streamline the communication process and ensure that everyone stays informed and up-to-date.

4 Best School Website Design Inspirations - October 2023
Category: Client Roundup

The seasons are changing, kids are heading back to school, and four more clients have fresh new Foxbright websites for their communities to enjoy! It looks like this Fall clunky, confusing, and inconsistently branded websites are out while seamlessly integrated mobile apps are very much in. Who knows, maybe a quick spin through these dynamic Foxbright templates will inspire you to unlock the full potential of your website! 

Website Content vs. Social Media: Which Platform Should Schools Focus on Most?
Category: Communications Website Design

Both website blog content and social media content offer unique benefits and challenges when it comes to showcasing your school's news. Each platform has the potential to increase visibility, engagement, and return on investment (ROI) for your school, but the effectiveness of these platforms depends on various factors such as SEO optimization, time investment of staff, potential for virality, and the ability to establish meaningful connections.