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Social Media Workshops

Join us at #SchoolsGetSocial where we teach school professionals like you to become social media pros and take your school's social media strategy to the next level.

One Day. Nine Sessions. Hundreds of Ideas. $199.

Finalsite's Social Media Workshops are one-day events focused on answering your biggest questions around Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and more. With nine fast-paced sessions created by our in-house social media experts, we'll help you come up with a social media plan and strategy that works for your school.

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A One-Day Social Media Workshop with Lasting Results

Join our team of social media experts at #schoolsgetsocial, the industry's most popular social media workshop, this fall as they dive into social media strategies, school success stories, and best practices to improve your social media marketing and online engagement this school year.

Join us at Seattle Academy in Seattle, WA on March 26, 2019 for our next workshop!


  • Make the most of your time and effort to build out an effective social media strategy

  • Launch and manage a successful presence on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

  • Stretch your ad dollars with smarter social ads

  • Generate more website traffic from social media

  • Create a goal-oriented social media plan

  • Optimize your presence on each network by posting the right content at the right time

  • And SO much more!


"I would highly recommend this conference to anyone that would like to know how to use social media more effectively. It was great to network with other schools and learn more about what's working or not working for them."

Jess Baker, The Gunnery - Mr. Gunn's School

"The presentations were well done, content rich, and entertaining. The presenters—from Finalsite and participating schools—did an excellent job sharing messages about managing the very complex world of social media."

Cheryl Fleming, Sanford School

"A must-do for all independent schools! This workshop covers all the fundamentals of social media marketing perfectly dialed into our industry."

Jess Thibault, Sage Ridge School

"#SchoolsGetSocial is an excellent resource for social media professionals working in schools. The presenters are extremely knowledgeable about social media trends across the nation, and are interested in helping individual schools advance their missions."

Jonathan Allen, Junipero Serra High School

Workshop Agenda

Welcome! What is Your Social Media Goal Icebreaker?

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Register Today | Social Media Workshop Seattle

Our Social Media Gurus

Mia Major

Sam Lipscomb

Education enthusiast specializing in web presence, brand development and marketing. Experience in school and agency settings, advertising, and printing. Love working with my schools all over the western half of the United States and sharing Finalsite web solutions!

Tracy Tigchelaar

Tracy Tigchelaar

Marketing & Communications professional with almost 25 years’ experience within the Independent and International Education sector. Appreciates the significant and important role of positive internal and community relations with all stakeholders - parents, students, staff and alumni — and understands the need to balance their individual needs.

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Social Media Marketing Resources

Want to catch up on the latest best practices and strategies for an engaging social media strategy? Check out our free online library of social media marketing resources.