HOW TO: Follow James Irwin on Social Networks & RSS
Social Media is becoming a useful tool for interacting with our students, parents, and friends. As we continue to grow into these resources for connection, we will build a complete list of what social networks we are on and how to be involved. In any social network, we first build our “district” page (James Irwin Charter Schools, collectively) that will encompass each school (James Irwin Elementary, Middle, and High), until we build individual pages for each school. For example, starting with Facebook, we currently have four pages:
And the same for Twitter:
RSS feeds are where we post the News and Announcements you can find on the home page of our website (www.jamesirwin.org). Using an RSS reader you can subscribe to these feeds to see them in your favorite reader. The News and Announcements are within the same feed:
Ustream is a live video streaming service we have utilized to broadcast special events to friends and family that are unable to attend in person.
- JAGtube on Ustream: www.jamesirwin.org/live
We have some previous videos that are posted on YouTube as well.