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Proactive communication planning today includes a strong focus on crisis communication and management, with comprehensive plans, staff training, media relations protocols and prep for numerous scenarios. If there’s a weak link in the plan, it’s likely to be in the area of social media. When an incident or comment triggers a social media firestorm (from the unexpectedly annoying to a major disruption) are you prepared to manage the fallout and douse the flames? Learn how to establish a social media action plan along with tactics for when or when not to engage and take action, de-escalate commentary and keep your social media platforms working for you.

Panelists: Tom DeLapp, APR, president, Communication Resources for Schools, Rocklin, Calif., and NSPRA president-elect; and Kristin Magette, APR, director, communications, Eudora (Kan.) Schools 


Educational Service District 123
3924 W. Court Street Pasco WA 99301


  • Fri, April 21 2017 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Blue Mountain Room