MARCH 16 AND 17, 2017 in ann arbor
See the conference flier for more details. Speakers will share tips and resources to help you not only feel more confident in your career, but also make your job easier. It is also an excellent opportunity to network with your colleagues from around the state, learn about each other's best practices, exchange ideas and have fun!
Thursday, March 16 will feature Tom DeLapp, APR, President-Elect of the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) from Rocklin, CA. Tom will present: "School Communicators are Indispensable" followed by a session on "Treading the Fine Line Between Public Relations and Legal Strategies." Winning in the court of law is one thing.....winning in the court of public opinion is another. In this session, Tom will give us the tips, techniques and strategies we need to navigate a mixed-media firestorm in today's instantaneous Internet environment.
Friday's keynote session, with Special Agent Gary Galdes from the Detroit FBI Office, will feature Active-Shooter Training. It could happen any time at your school. So, be prepared! Plus, Gary will show us how agencies can work together as part of a collaborative communication team (Joint Information Center) during times of crisis.
Addtional Topics include:
• Learning what superintendents want their school communicators to know
• Securing your place at the (cabinet) table and staying there
• Hosting a Twitter Town Hall Meeting
• Training colleagues to create ADA compliant webpages
• Plus much more!
To reserve overnight rooms at Weber's Inn, call: 1-800-443-3050 and use group code MSPRA031617. The deadline for overnight rooms at the conference special rate of $119/night (single or double occupancy) is Monday, February 13.
THANKS TO OUR 12/2 DRIVE-IN CONFERENCE SPONSORS:
60 Attended MSPRA Fall Drive-In Conference on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at the Kellogg CenterThanks to all who came to: "Creating Gender Inclusive Schools" featuring Joel Baum from Gender Spectrum as seen at the National School Public Relations Association.
Our 12/2 "Building ADA Compliant Websites" Workshop was packed...with both information and attendees....