Make it easy for your headteacher to speak directly to your entire community by giving them a blog where they can share news, congratulate individuals or groups and publicise upcoming events. Find out more in this Life Idea from Carlton Hill Primary School, Brighton.
Keeping parents up to date with planned or unavoidable changes to after school clubs and sports fixtures can be a difficult business, relying on students to relay the message or dealing with phone call after phone call from parents on a day of torrential downpours. Find out how the Gorse Ride Schools use Life to solve this problem.
Communication between staff is often difficult to organise in a way that everyone - full and part time - can access and share easily. This Life Idea explains how a forum can be used to make the job easier.
To improve access for your students you can add symbolised content to your learning platform using Widget Insite. FInd out how Greenbank School in Cheshire have done this and learn how easy it is to achieve.
Add a Twitter 'widget' to your page to give news updates, communicate with parents or support the curriculum. Find out how in this Life Idea from Guilden Sutton Primary School.