The Very Best Schools Tell Their Story Brilliantly.....

By working exclusively  with schools, DME have continually identified how the best schools leverage digital media to tell their story and developed "best practice" for other schools to adopt across their website, social media and content. Let us share what works and help you tell your school's story to effectively connect & engage  with your parents, pupils, staff and local community like never before.

Insights & Resources

The Secret To Understanding Your Competitors
Every school and business will have local competition, it goes without saying. Even if you are focused on a particular[...]
New Education Secretary Damian Hinds Calls For Change In The Classroom
Damian Hinds vows to ease work pressures on teachers Be it in the media, among friends and family in the[...]
How Your School’s Social Media Can Inspire Your Audience
Your school's social media can create results you wouldn't believe. Done well, it can inspire and delight your audience, offering[...]

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Resources - Free PDF Downloads For Schools

Start Here - What Is The Plan For Your School ?

Do you have a strategy in place ? In this first PDF we share the secrets to creating a measurable digital strategy for your school, based around what is working for the very best schools in the UK. We will share best practice and what works for you to implement in your school.

Developing The Perfect School "Community Hub" Website

In this PDF we share the ultimate guide to developing  a school website that you are proud of. A website that is optimised for use on mobile devices and becomes an engagement hub for your school community, full of interesting content that will keep them coming back.

Creating Remarkable Content To Tell Your School's Unique Story

Now is time to start your content strategy, to tell the world the story of the unique things that happen every day in your school. In this PDF we look at how to create and document amazing content every day though out your school, that will connect and engage your audience.

Safely Leveraging The Power Of Social Media For Your School

Now the most important part of the entire strategy is how your school safely embraces the power of social media to raise awareness, and extend the reach of your content. Your parents, staff, pupils and local community are all on social media, using Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

What Schools Say About DME

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We’ve been working with Digital Media Edge for 2 years. When it first started I actually wasn’t in school, I was on maternity leave and I could see the difference from an outsider looking in straight away. The website was vibrant, it included relevant up to date information, there was constant dialogue between parents and staff and pupils, and Digital Media Edge supported us in developing our use of social media

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Jenna Richards

Headteacher

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.... I would just like to recommend that anybody who is considering changing their approach to social media or how they use their website to communicate with their school communities gives DME a chance to showcase their strategy and ideas as to how you might do that....

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Carol Hines

Headteacher

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I attended DPO training today with Digital Media Edge and I found it a really friendly environment, it was useful because everybody was encouraged to chat and it opened up more avenues of people's experiences and made you think of areas you may not have considered. Taking away from today is going to be that the Information Commissions Officer is there to help us. Thank you.  

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Carrie Hird

SBM

Digital Media Edge Ltd

The Changing Face Of Education In A Connected World

We are living through a "digital revolution" where the speed of change in technology has fundamentally changed how we all communicate through digital and social media across web, social media and on mobile devices. The speed of this change has caused a disconnect between how schools communicate and how their school community connect and engage on a daily basis. Is it time your school embraced this change ?

 Your School Embracing Digital - The Benefits

The very best schools have leveraged this revolution to effectively connect, engage and get involved in the conversations of their community. By embracing the power of digital media and using it to tell your school's story on a daily basis through your website, social media and fantastic content there are four main areas of benefit you will drive for your school.

Commercial

A school with a growing audience, greater reach and awareness across the devices and platforms that their audience uses on a daily basis will drive very real commercial benefits in the form of more enquiries,  increased roll through more new pupils registering and more support from the local community.

Compliance

A school with an effective digital media strategy will always be fully compliant with the latest DfE and Ofsted guidelines but also for e-safety, safeguarding, cyber-security and data protection. Every area of compliance will be measured to ensure that, in the ever changing world we live in, your school will be compliant.

Communication

Every school who develops a digital strategy will see the communication with their parents, pupils, staff and local community grow across multiple platforms. The website will become a school community hub, social media will drive engagement and connection with remarkable content telling your school story on a daily basis.

Community

All this digital activity will leverage the position the school holds in the local community and build a school community of your own. A community who will support the school physically and financially by attending events and getting involved in the growth and development of the school.

 Meet & Learn With DME Events

We run regular workshops, seminars and training events to help schools and share what we have learned over the years working with schools and in digital media. We are proud to offer free and paid events, some of which are CPD accredited.