UTILIZING TECHNOLOGY & SOCIAL MEDIA for EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IN SCHOOLS

Utilizing Technology & Social Media for Emergency Management in Schools One-day Training will cover practical hands-on applications. It will teach how you can use social media to assist in the cycle of School Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery. This will allow you to get your message out faster and reach more people using a highly scalable form of communication

Coverage will include:

  • The most up-to- date trends of how social media platforms are being used
  • Best practice policy and practice from across North America from those who are doing it right
  • Assessing the source, validity and veracity of online and social data
  • Utilizing social media to assist in timely information dissemination, alerts, warnings, and rumor management
  • Data collection in critical time periods – Where to start looking to find as much relevant content as possible before it disappears. For example – a bomb threat, school lockdown or evacuation