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  1. Why you should upgrade your browser

    Here at SharpSchool, we’re all about designing websites and web solutions that optimize the K-12 learning experience. Security, optimized loading speeds, attractive graphics and animation are some of the key criteria that define a well-built district website. However, despite your webmaster’s best efforts, one little thing may undermine your whole web experience – your web […]

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  2. Round Up: Ed-tech Stories This Week

    This week, SharpSchool helped ed-tech newbies put together a PLN beginner guide to get their Professional Learning Network started. Convinced that you need a redesign for your school? Here are 14 must-haves for K-12 school websites.   More great content coming up on Monday! Ed-tech Headlines around the web: BYOD in 10 steps  Our Teachers: The good, the […]

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  3. Love SharpSchool? Nominate us!

    It’s time to show some love for SharpSchool! Each year District Administration magazine hosts a Reader’s Choice Top 100 Products Award to showcase products, software and websites that have made a positive impact in school districts. If you’re loving our designs, CMS, or amazing support staff, make sure you visit District Administration before September 12 to […]

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  4. 5 questions to ask school web design vendors

    Most school web hosting companies offer web design services. As the eRate season is approaching, remember that you will be sticking with this partner for at least a year. That is longer than many Hollywood marriages. So when it comes to web design for your district, it’s important to find a partner that not only […]

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  5. 14 must-haves for school websites

    While you get to decide what content best reflects the goals of your website, our design team has gathered 14 must-have elements for a school website that your visitors will love. 1)      Powerful Search function A comprehensive keyword search function that searches beyond the title will easily fetch what people are looking for within seconds. […]

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  6. 7 things to consider before your school website redesign

    Now that the admin staff, the superintendent, the IT director all agree that “yes, our website sucks!” What’s next? Before you dive right into drafting a RFP, there are a few things that you should consider and get everyone on the same page first. 1)      Who is your target audience? If the site is created […]

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  7. 5 signs your school website needs a redesign

    It’s 2012, your school or district most likely already has a school website. Maybe there are moments when you just think that something is wrong about your district’s website, like when your nephew told you that it is the ugliest thing he’s ever seen. But what does he knows about the unique needs of K-12 […]

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    SharpSchool was founded in 2001 with the goal of helping schools improve communication and student learning. We have helped over 3,000 schools & districts meet the evolving needs of 21st century learners. The SharpSchool community is full of educators who are passionate about K-12 educational technology. We are not just a software provider. We are your trusted partner in this exciting time of ed-tech revolution.

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