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Ellen Lee

Ellen is the Marketing Manager at SchoolStatus. Her pet peeves include windshield wipers running at the wrong speed and clothes that should have been ironed.
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The 10 Commandments of Parent Engagement

Published on June 26, 2019

Communicating with parents can seem overwhelming when you have enthusiastic goals for increasing attendance, improving test scores, and decreasing disciplinary issues in your classroom. 

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Two New Specialists Join Ranks at SchoolStatus

Published on June 19, 2019

SchoolStatus, the ONLY data analytics company that turns your student data into parent conversations, is pleased to announce the recent growth of its Operations and Development teams to align with innovative product advancements and creative customer training methods. The newest SchoolStatus team members, Josh Oberst and Matt Spiers, add fuel to the expansion of the user-focused offerings.

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5 Reasons Your Traditional Paper Call Log Needs an Update

Published on June 04, 2019

 Parent and family involvement correlates with higher academic performance as well as overall school improvement. When families are informed and involved, students tend to:

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SchoolStatus Welcomes New Faces to Atlanta and Hattiesburg Offices

Published on April 10, 2019

SchoolStatus is pleased to announce the recent growth of its Operations, Development, Sales, and Marketing teams to align with new client opportunities and continued customer success. The newest SchoolStatus team members, Erica Cowan, Carolyn Petrosian, Mark Sharp, Amanda Matthews, and Dane Conrad further strengthen the company’s proven offerings as well as expansion into the Southeast.

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Parent Communication Made Easy with SchoolStatus Texting App

Published on December 13, 2018

Since adding the ability to text parents from SchoolStatus last year, educators have sent over one million text messages to parents

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MYTH BUSTED: Parents Don't Answer the Phone

Published on October 30, 2018

Once upon a time I tweeted something that upset our CEO...

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8 Ways to Lead Your Team Towards Improved Stakeholder Engagement

Published on September 21, 2018

I invite you to take a mental step back with me and assess the connections between your campus, your parent community and your team of teachers, counselors and administrators. 

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The Best Tweets From Educators This Week

Published on October 18, 2017

"There is always another chance. Always" 

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It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year! Or maybe, it's not.

Published on December 06, 2016

Like many of you, I spend a lot of happy energy getting ready for the holiday season.

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5 Tech Trends in Education for 2016

Published on February 16, 2016

Trends in classroom technology today are mind-blowing. Truly. Virtual reality? 3D printing? I still remember the singular thrill of seeing that giant tv cart being wheeled into my classroom. Movie day! Woohoo! 

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