After a long summer, it’s tempting for exhausted recruitment leaders to take their foot off the gas, but one last push during the first few weeks can make a big difference in hitting your enrollment goals.
Education reformers have a lot of theories on the slowing pace of charter school growth. My own ideas are rooted in the lessons I’ve learned both from canvassing neighborhoods and from picking apples.
What’s the one thing you should be doing? Unfortunately, when it comes to marketing there are no silver bullets.
You’ve projected your openings for next year, but how many applications will it actually take to fill them? A lot of schools have struggled with this question, and we can learn from their experience.
Partnering with local preschools is an effective way to build enrollment. Unfortunately, preschool engagement often resembles a group of toddlers building a snowman: a flurry of activity without much to show for it.
Layering tactics amplifies your message, ensuring it reaches the widest audience possible. The keys to success are: planning, consistency, and data!