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By Taylor Siebert
August 19, 2016

Striv Drive: Mitchell, Bayard & Potter-Dix

The Striv Drive found itself in western, Nebraska again last week. Taylor had the opportunity to meet three tremendous schools on their home turf in Potter-Dix, Mitchell and Bayard and could not pass it up. After a really great workshop…

By Taylor Siebert
July 19, 2016

NHSPA Summer Journalism Workshop 2016

Watch Media: Inside Out the LIVE Show on-demand featuring students from Bellevue West, Elkhorn, Elkhorn South and Marian. Lauren Dietrich – Elkhorn South (Anchor) Diana Elizalde – Marian (Reporter) Jenna Hammond – Bellevue West (Director) Katie Ryckman – Bellevue West…

By Taylor Siebert
July 6, 2016

Striv Your Story: Mike Lucas

Our Striv Your Story series caught up with Dr. Mike Lucas, Superintendent of the York Public Schools (YPS) and got his great perspective on the schools’ use of social media. YPS has just what the doctor ordered when it comes to…

By Taylor Siebert
June 27, 2016

Striv Your Story: Heather Callihan

Grand Island Northwest’s Technology Integration Specialist, Heather Callihan, is dedicated to getting the great things happening at the district’s schools out with an efficient social media strategy. With the addition of a district Instagram account to compliment the already functioning Facebook…

By Taylor Siebert
June 20, 2016

Striv Your Story: Brandon Mowinkel

Our ‘Striv Your Story’ series highlights another fantastic Nebraska high school with the Milford Eagles. We sat down and talked with Senior High Principal, Brandon Mowinkel about how the Eagles are soaring to new heights in sharing their story. With…

By Taylor Siebert
June 13, 2016

Striv Your Story: Craig Badura

More stories! Wanting to know even MORE about how the Striv schools are sharing their story online, we are starting out this new video series, calling it: ‘Striv Your Story’. Setting the bar high, our first interviewee is Craig Badura, Tech…

By Taylor Siebert
July 3, 2014

How Two Teachers Partnered Together to Create a Cross-Curricular Learning Experience for Students

When it was decided last year that Palmer Public Schools was going to implement the Striv program into their curriculum it meant that not just one teacher could take on the responsibility. Both Nathan Glause, the Business/Media teacher, and Jaime…

By Taylor Siebert
July 1, 2014

Palmer Public Schools Spotlight [VIDEO]

A year ago Palmer Public Schools embraced a new opportunity for their school which was to live stream their school events. What came next was the creation of Palmer Films. The students and teachers involved in the program have created…

By Taylor Siebert
June 18, 2014

Why High Plains switched to a LIVE News Show

Watch the HPCTV News Show What do you get when a school utilizes its students, technology and the drive to learn more about sharing their story?  You get what High Plains Community School has created: a live school News Show….

Social Media Spotlight: York Dukes
By Taylor Siebert
June 16, 2014

Social Media Spotlight: York Public Schools

York Public Schools Class B – Central Conference Social Media Profiles: Twitter @YorkDukePower 1,196 followers – 6,141 tweets School Hashtag – #yorkdukes Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/York-Public-Schools/339575024323 1,156 likes Website www.yorkpublic.org Platforms Used: Mainly Twitter, some Facebook, and are getting into other outlets such…