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How to create an information board for your school

How to Create an Information Board for Your School

School information boards have been a primary way of communicating with student bodies for centuries. It’s easy to forget that at one point in time, schools didn’t have email, social media, digital displays or even the ability to print out flyers. The information board - or bulletin board - has[…]

Digital Signage Best Practices

Digital Signage Best Practices

When designing content for your business or organization, it’s important to ensure that your signage accommodates for accessibility and visual appeal. Making use of the following best practices when it comes to developing and designing your signage project will ensure that you are engaging your[…]

You Need This Hardware for Digital Signage

You Need This Hardware for Digital Signage

You’ve seen digital signage even if you didn’t know it. It’s what menu boards are at fast-food restaurants, what finance labs use for marketwalls. But what do you need to get started at your school?

Digital Signage Trivia

How to Use Your Display as a Digital Trivia Game

Do you know what M&M's stands for? Or the name of the first female to run for U.S. President? How about how many people in the U.S. are injured each year by a toilet?! People love trivia!

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Create an Inspiring Display With RSS Quotes

Quotes inspire, motivate, cause reflection--and people love them! So, of course, having them on your display is an excellent way to engage your audience. But that seems like a lot of work--you’d have to add quotes daily if you don’t want people to get bored of it, right? Wrong! Adding in a very[…]

Creating a Cost-Effective Financial Literacy Lab

Creating a Cost-Effective Financial Literacy Lab

Finance jobs are growing. How fast? According to the Bureau of Labor, between 2016 and 2026, jobs in the industry will increase by 10%. High schools offer business-related courses to teach students what they can expect in the workforce, but schools that want to help their students have an edge as[…]


Using Chrome OS with Digital Signage

Chrome OS is a popular operating system for schools and businesses created by Google. It’s lightweight, easy to use, and helps avoid some of the common digital signage problems like pesky Windows popups. If you’re considering using Chrome OS for your digital signage, this guide is for you. Read on!

Menu Board Design Tips and Tricks

Menu Board Design 101 - Best Practices, Tips & Tricks

Digital menu boards are quickly becoming a popular choice for restaurants, cafes, and cafeterias when it’s time to decide on a behind-the-counter, wall-mounted menu. Not only do they make customers feel like they’re dealing with a 21st Century Business, but the staff also enjoys the fact that[…]

How to Add the Weather to Digital Signage

How to Add the Weather to Digital Signage

Digital signage communicates your message to your audience. That can mean something different for every organization. For some it’s a menu board; for others, it’s school announcements; and others its emergency alerts. No matter the organization, there is one thing every audience wants to know: the[…]

Teaching Financial Literacy

The Rebirth of Learning: Teaching Financial Literacy

James White, M.Ed, President of Marquette Catholic High School, did the unthinkable in some eyes: he got rid of his school’s library! Before you wag your finger in shame, consider this: 100% of Marquette’s students are accepted into college. Eliminating the library at a school may sound like[…]

How One School Uses Digital Signage Slideshows

How One School Uses Digital Signage Slideshows

There are many reasons why schools use digital signage: campus alerts, menu boards, maps, and school calendars are just a few. What nearly every school uses digital signage for in some capacity, however, is photos. National Presbyterian School has found a simple solution to get up-to-date photos[…]

Ideas for Mental Health Awareness Month

Ideas for Mental Health Awareness Month

The Internet makes it all too easy for people to be invisible, and that’s a dangerous thing. It’s easier to bully a person when you can just disappear with seemingly no real consequence. It’s no surprise that more than 50% of children and teens are bullied online--and nearly the same number have[…]

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