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Fall Drive-In Action Lab on Communication Planning

Learn what successful communicators know:  Plan your work and work your plan.

On Thursday, October 26, 2017 in Lansing, Action Lab presenter Adrienne Leon, APR, from Albany, NY, will teach you how to use Research, Planning, Implementation and Evaluation--the gold standard in communication planning--to develop a communication plan that helps you focus your efforts, remain mission-driven, and let go of things that aren't in your plan.  Mark your calendar now.  Registration will open soon.  Seating is limited.

Koehler Named Gaskins Award Winner
He will accept the award at the NSPRA Seminar

Ron Koehler, APR, Assistant Superintendent for Organizational and Community Initiatives and Legislative affairs for Kent ISD, is the National School Public Relations Association's (NSPRA's) 2017 Barry Gaskins Mentor Legacy Award recipient.

The award recognizes a practicing school public relations professional for: outstanding efforts in mentoring colleagues new to school public relations; providing counsel and advice on job success; and assisting colleagues in their professional development by creating or providing programs and activities designed to improve PR skills and knowledge.


It is given in memory of Barry Gaskins, APR, an NSPRA past president who was known for his deep commitment to supporting and mentoring colleagues as well as for his passion for public education. In the spirit of the award, Ron will designate a mentee of his choice to receive a scholarship to the NSPRA National Seminar.

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Members of the Michigan School Public Relations Association (MSPRA) are public relations and communication specialists, superintendents and board members, community educators and teacher association directors, curriculum specialists, teachers and college professors and students.