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3 Blackbaud School Websites Win 2023 WebAwards
For the sixth consecutive year, Blackbaud K–12 school websites have been honored in the annual WebAwards, a prestigious competition hosted by [...]
Using Technology to Bridge the Value Gap in Private Schools
There’s a value gap in parents’ perceptions of independent schools. On one hand, parents are very satisfied with most aspects [...]
Safeguarding Against Pranksters in K–12 Virtual Classrooms
During this unprecedented time, K–12 private schools are demonstrating their remarkable resilience by making the transition to distance learning in [...]
Why Competency-Based Education?
In order to prepare graduates for college and beyond, schools must lay the foundation for students to develop the skills [...]
How are Schools Tracking Attendance During Distance Learning?
Our hats are off to all K–12 schools for keeping our communities safe during this challenging time while continuing to [...]
What are the Best Practices for Distance Learning Assessments?
The transition from traditional classroom education to distance learning has raised many questions regarding assessments. Is there a testing method [...]
Applying Made Easy with the Standard Application Online (SAO) Integration
At Blackbaud K–12, we understand the critical role that a common application plays in making the independent school application process [...]
A Simple Strategy for Engaging Your School’s Board in Fundraising
Learn simple strategies for engaging your school's board in fundraising efforts to build trust and boost donations. [...]
Crisis Communication Planning for Heads of Schools
In the event of a crisis, your school needs to be prepared to communicate both internally and externally. Learn how in this article from Blackbaud. [...]
Four Ways to Use Formative Assessments in Your Classroom
Formative assessments are an effective way to gauge short term student progress. Learn how to implement them in your class from the experts at Blackbaud! [...]
Stories of Resilience: Annie Wright Schools
Learn how Annie Wright Schools is leveraging technology to stay connected with students, parents, teachers and alumni during the COVID-19 pandemic.
4 Tips for Connecting with Supporters Who Are Parents Right Now
Ideas for how social good organizations can connect with supporters and prospective donors who are parents.
4 Ways to Gain Followers for Your School on Instagram
Sewickley Academy doubled their instagram following in just 5 months using these 4 tactics.
Back to School and Board Governance
As we complete our back to school shopping and send all the kids back to the classrooms, I couldn't help but realize some things these groups have in common.
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