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How To Get Started With Social Media For Your School
Episode 2724th August 2021 • School Business Leadership • Laura Williams
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Ally Bigwood, School Business Manager, returns for the seventh episode of the Summer of CPD podcast series! 

Ally joins me to talk about what’s involved in running multiple social media accounts for his school. We talk all things platforms, audience, content and time commitments as well as how to manage your online relationships with stakeholders…

The episode at a glance:

[1:46] Ally describes his journey and interest in social media from a SBL perspective.

[4:37] Ally talks about who might be looking at each social media platform and the benefits schools can see from engaging on them

[9:55] Ally helps us understand what you should be posting and who your school should be following

[14:21] Ally explains how anyone can get started with social media without being overwhelmed

[21:15] Ally talks about the importance of engagement and communication on social media

[23:30] We talk about the importance of safeguarding in relation to sharing content on social media

Related content:

- Follow Ally on Twitter

- Ally’s school Instagram account - BridgeLearningCampus

- Ally’s school Twitter account - @Bristol_BLC

- Ally’s app recommendations

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