A advertising and marketing and social media administration knowledgeable has helped a small west Wiltshire major faculty to advertise its distinctive qualities.
Advertising and marketing and social media marketing consultant, Gaby Nichol additionally helped to show pupils easy methods to keep protected on-line.
She was invited to assist Wylye Valley CofE Major College in Codford to enhance its social media posts on Fb and Instagram.
The college is already a daily person of Fb, offering data to any mother and father, grandparents or different kinfolk who’re eager to see what occurs within the faculty.
It’s a fashionable format for a lot of and is led by headteacher, Robert Barnes, with the help of different employees.
The college’s posts on Fb and Instagram usually function occasions, updates, breaking information and actions all through the time period. Now the college has launched a brand new Instagram web page (wylyevalleyprimaryschool).
Mr Barnes requested Miss Nichol to return into the college and assist with the venture.
With a level in Worldwide Hospitality Administration, she has labored throughout the USA and has labored in advertising and marketing and digital promoting.
Mr Barnes mentioned: “Gaby launched the higher Key Stage 2 youngsters into the why’s and wherefore’s regarding on-line security, one of many key studying goals of this enterprise, applicable content material and a light-hearted method to selling the distinctive qualities of the college.
“She started by asking the kids what they thought advertising and marketing was and defined the thought of the child-led Instagram web page.”She tasked the pupils to create a non-scripted tour of the college, encouraging them to make use of their very own ideas and phrases and work together with their digital viewers in a chatty and casual method. “The youngsters embraced the problem and have been studying easy methods to movie and edit video and photograph content material to put up onto their Instagram account, which though child-led is supervised by adults.Mr Barnes mentioned: “Gaby was impressed with the whirlwind of nice creativeness on easy methods to create the Instagram web page.Each youngster instantly bought caught in and got here up with incredible concepts.”
Though the college’s Instagram web page continues to be in its infancy Mr Barnes believes it’s a ground-breaking enterprise.
He added: “Wylye Valley are one of many first colleges to take such a hands-on and sensible method to web security and consciousness.”