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SMS for School Communication Tools

Mobilizing Education, SMS education, mlearning, mobile education, SMS operations, Mobile Operations

When it comes to communication tools, very few industries possess the wide variety that education institutions use. Between 2012 to 2013, there were 13,500 public school districts with nearly 98,500 public schools. Each one of those schools utilize different software tools for school communication including grades, attendance, and school...



It is not just an idea, but a reality that education institutions around the world are using text message updates to stay in communication with students, parents, and graduates. Alumni associations have quickly learned that the best way to stay connected is by integrating the SMS sign-up into other processes....


3seventy mobile marketing, short codes, long codes, sms marketing, sms operations, text message marketing, sms api

While 3seventy and many other SMS providers offer short codes for sending and receiving SMS, there has been big growth in the need for long codes – especially for certain businesses.  We offer a dedicated long code to each client who signs up for either our Business-Class Free Trial and for...


Mobilizing Education, SMS education, mlearning, mobile education, SMS operations, Mobile Operations, alumni communications

1.8 million bachelor’s degrees were awarded in 2013, and the numbers have only been growing.  One of the hardest parts of being a busy post graduate is keeping in contact with fellow alumni. Thankfully, alumni associations across the country work hard to grow and maintain their database – helping alumni stay...



SMS education, mlearning, mobile education, SMS operations, Mobile Operations

Parent Communications with Schools are a Top Priority Parental involvement is crucial for maintaining a child’s educational success. Parents report that good communication is a key component of a good school.  However, maintaining parental involvement can be difficult if pertinent information can be lost in the fray. Nearly 87%...