Our fall conference is set for October 18-19 in Bend, Oregon. 

Details coming soon! 

April 2018 Spring Conference Was a Success

Connect. Engage. Inspire. 

Thursday Keynote: Derek Duncan and Annie Dickerson from Parkway Schools in Missouri

From the creators of videos including the Hope Chalkboard and GoPro Kindergartener, learn how to tell great stories on social media that are strategically aligned with your mission and key messages. This team from Parkway will highlight the latest trends in video creation, walk through steps to take to develop video ideas that align with key messages, and show you how to record and edit footage with easy-to-use smartphone apps. You’ll gain a better understanding of the power of digital storytelling to build and maintain positive relationships with stakeholders. Learn how to take your video efforts to the next level and create content that your school community will love.

Friday Keynote: NSPRA Vice President for Communication Technology Shane Haggerty

Haggerty will offer inspiration about how to create purpose in school communications efforts and how to stand for value in the face of big issues that affect students and families today. He will include messages about student activism and the role school public relations can play.

Other topics include:

  • Mindfulness
  • Legislative updates
  • Graphic creation
  • Gold Mine
  • Much More

This conference is a great way for school communications professionals from around Oregon and southwest Washington to gain skills that will translate into their work while leaving them feeling inspired.