Why Should Schools Opt-in For Text Messaging?
Research shows that “SMS open rates are as high as 98%, compared to just 20% of all emails. And, on average, it takes 90 seconds for someone to respond to a text and 90 minutes to respond to an email”
At last, a text messaging service built for schools – Redtie
What makes it unique?
- Ease of Connecting with Parents
School administration and staff can reach out to parents as situation demands.
Easily connect with parents for announcements, reminders, collect parent important information for that matter anything related to the school and student.
It allows sending mass texts to all the parents, group texts, or manage individual one-on-one conversations. Few use cases could be text alerts for school closures, re-opening date, unexpected threats, weather alerts, students grades, exam schedule, time-tables, commutation changes on schedules of bus trips, parent-teacher meetings or important dates and reminders..
- Engaging Students
These days, every student has mobile in hand. Why not use it for smart engagement with them then?
Mobile text messaging is the best way to connect and engage today’s students. A school could get feedback from students real quick, make them acknowledge text notifications received from schools, decrease absence and increase student attendance. Notify homework assignments, reminders and other other notifications that require a student’s attention.
- Connecting with Staff & Faculty
A school administration could send reminders and alerts via text to faculty and staff for any event that requires their attention and participation, it could be meetings or organizing an event, sports meet, annual day etc., basically helps staff stay coordinated and increase operating efficiency. Keep your faculty and staff engaged by texting them.
What else do you get with Redtie Text messaging channel?
IT IS TWO WAY COMMUNICATION SERVICE
Yes, you can get replies for our outbound messages into a well organised inbox.
AUTOMATED TEXT MESSAGING
Set up custom greetings, voicemail and set your operation hours..
All your internal and external messages are easy to view, easy to search and unified inbox. Search conversation by name and organize different contacts by groups.
We automatically organize and sort every incoming and outgoing message, into threaded chronological conversations.
Redtie Text Channel, the perfect two-way communication text messaging software for your School. Why not give the text channel a try today? it’s absolutely free to Sign up and explore the channel to send and receive text messages globally.
“71% of consumers say using text messaging to communicate with a business was effective.”
Why Your School Needs Text Marketing?
Text messaging is an easy, direct and cost-effective approach to reach your staff, students and parents. Not only is it affordable for budgets of all shapes and sizes, but you’ll also see a healthy return on investment.
It is –
- Mobile friendly
- SMS is a really simple and accessible
- Eco friendly
- Most Cost Effective
- Fast delivery
- Reach a Wide Demographic
- Boost Your Engagement
- Easily integrate with other communication channels