Facebook Information from the IMS Trainers


1.     What is a Facebook Business Page?

2.     Sample Pages

a.    District: https://www.facebook.com/OmahaPublicSchools

b.    High School: https://www.facebook.com/pages/South-High-Magnet/149385585271844

c.     Elementary: https://www.facebook.com/AndersonGroveElementary

d.    Group: https://www.facebook.com/Titans2016

3.     Facebook for Professional Development- Google:

a.    Facebook elementary writing

b.    Facebook Edutopia

c.     Facebook Education

4.     Creating your page (Social Admin Process)

a.    Page Settings- See Back of Handout

                                              i.     Deleting Pages- NEVER DELETE A SCHOOL/DEPARTMENT PAGE

5.     Upload Profile Photo and Cover

                                              i.     Cover: 851 pixels wide and 315 pixels tall

                                            ii.     Take a picture or screenshot and upload

b.    Add info in the About and Milestones area

c.     Adding a post/picture/video

6.     Market your page so others will like you

a.    Like us at: 

                                              i.     Twitter, School webpage, Email signature line, Send email to contacts

7.     Hootsuite to manage Facebook and Twitter Accounts

a.    Import social network (Facebook does not import well inside OPS firewall)

b.    Add streams: Wall Posts, Private Messages, Scheduled Posts

c.     Post to Twitter and Facebook

                                              i.     When adding a picture if you just want to go to Facebook you have to select a Twitter account and then upload the picture and deselect the Twitter account if you do not want it posted in both places.

Settings are adjusted for school/department pages. This needs to be changed for staff pages.

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