Wednesday, April 24, 2024 | 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
KI Center, Green Bay, WI
$129 for members; $149, non-members
Lodging at Hyatt Regency Tuesday night: $139 group rate
The hotel will expand the room block as needed, offering more rooms at the $139 group rate. If you are unsuccessful at booking a room using the WSPRA group rate, please email Debbie Brewster at email@example.com.
Use this Hotel Reservations link to make your Tuesday night hotel reservation.
Casual reception at hotel bar Tuesday night - WSPRA provides appetizers
MORNING: 9:00 – 11:00 AM
Session 2: Social Media Success in Wisconsin: The Latest Trends & Time-Saving Tricks
Social media is part of your everyday routine - but do ever feel like you might be wasting time? Wouldn’t it be nice to know what is actually working when it comes to reaching as many people in your community as possible?
Join us for an engaging discussion with fellow Wisconsinites from all corners of the state! Andrea Gribble, the proud owner of #SocialSchool4EDU and the author of "Social Media for Schools," will dissect the latest trends and engagement techniques that are currently making waves. In addition, we'll delve into the world of analytics , helping you understand how to make data-driven decisions. You'll also have the opportunity to connect with schools of similar enrollment sizes during our table discussions.By the end of this session, you'll walk away with practical and actionable ideas to amplify your outreach, celebrating your students and staff with an even wider audience just in time to wrap up the school year! Don't miss out on this opportunity to supercharge your social media strategy in Wisconsin.
11:30 – 12:30: Lunch
Thank you to our Business Partners who make WSPRA conferences and workshops possible!
AFTERNOON: 12:30 – 3:30 PM
Graphic Design Principles and Tips for Effective Visual Communication
Ashley Duchemin, Marketing & Communications Director, Delavan-Darien School District
In today's visually driven world, graphic design is a powerful tool for effective communication. Whether you're a seasoned designer or just starting, this presentation will empower you with the essential principles and expert tips to create visually compelling designs that captivate your audience.
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Level-Up Your Video Skills
Jake Sturgis, CEO, Captivate Media
This session will teach you how to plan, record and share videos that tell your story while using equipment you already have. We’ll also talk about new free AI tools that will help you save time and produce content more efficiently. School video storyteller Jake Sturgis, founder and CEO of Captivate Media, will share tips and tricks that he’s learned after creating school videos for more than 20 years.
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Tips and Best Practices using Canva
Madison Sabel, Community Engagement and Marketing Coordinator, Waterford Union High School
This session will you will learn how to harness the full creative potential of Canva. Whether you're a novice or an experienced Canva user, this session will provide you with a wealth of tips and best practices to take your design skills to the next level.
Key Topics Covered:
2:00-3:30 (take break when needed)More/Q&A on each topic (each presenter at designated areas in the room) Visit one or more of the topics for more in-depth learning, ask questions or get some help. OR, take what you’ve learned and spend time working on a project for your district/organization.