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Introducing urgent messaging for emergency communication

Reach your entire community with urgent messaging on Remind


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Professional development resource guide

Resources and tips for sharing Remind at a teacher in-service or professional development.


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A note about the new class maximums

Some background on the new class maximums we’ve introduced for free accounts on Remind


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Take charge of how you manage communication with advanced messaging on Remind

Automate notifications across your organization and reach exactly who you want to reach


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Cleaning up your classes at the end of the year

Before logging off for the summer, take a few minutes to clean up your Remind account—so you can come back next year ready to hit th...


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Teacher Appreciation Week

Celebrate Teacher Appreciation week by sharing your #MoreThanAMessage moment.


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Make the most of your Remind plan with new premium features

Add-ons like LMS integrations, advanced messaging, and voice calls are now available for your organization through the Remind plan


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#DedicationToEducation giveaway

Help us celebrate the impact that educators make in their classrooms and beyond.


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An update about our texting service for Verizon Wireless customers—and a thank you from Remind

Thanks to you, there will be no service disruptions for Remind users on the Verizon network


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There’s no deal with Verizon yet—they need to #PutItInWriting

Despite Verizon’s PR promise, there’s no agreement in place to #ReverseTheFee


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Remind text messages aren’t spam—so why is Verizon treating them like they are?

How the Verizon Wireless fee affects free text messaging on Remind and what you can do to avoid service disruptions


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Help keep communication accessible for Canadian teachers, students, and parents

The telecom fees forcing us to end the Remind text messaging service for Rogers and Bell customers in Canada—and what you can do


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Put time back on the clock with even more of your favorite tools

Sharing assignments, coordinating signups, fostering engagement—for all the things you’re juggling every day, Remind’s app integrati...


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Supercharge LMS engagement across your organization

A new integration that allows you to add Remind to Canvas, Schoology, and any other LTI-enabled learning management system


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What we celebrate each August

There’s no better day to recognize 81010, Remind’s very own short code—and why supporting text messaging is so important to us.


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Updates to Remind’s privacy tools and protections

How to see, access, and control your personal information on Remind


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Looking for a new PD experience this summer?

Code.org is offering computer science workshops for teachers of all backgrounds—powered by Remind


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How to assign a challenge to your class on Remind—right from Kahoot!

Sending a Kahoot! challenge for students to complete at home? Just look for the Share on Remind button


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Using Remind for two-way conversations

Learn more about how three Remind Connected Educators use two-way chat to engage with students and parents.


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Share your content right from Remind

The easiest way to share content from Quizlet, Google, and Microsoft is right from your Remind account


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Wrapping up the semester with RCEs

Learn about how five Remind Connected Educators partnered with Remind to celebrate the end of the semester.


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Dave Blanchard talks edtech

Dave Blanchard is a curriculum coordinator from Minneapolis who’s passionate about integrating technology in the classroom.


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Introducing Share on Remind: Share your favorite resources with a single click

This button makes it a breeze to share content from Quizlet, PBS, and more


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Natalie Parsons schools us on growth mindset

Natalie Parsons is a middle school teacher who’s passionate about teaching growth mindset to her students (and their parents).


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We’re featured in a Google Play video!

When Google Play gave us the opportunity to tell our story in a video—alongside users from our community—we jumped at the opportunity.


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Celebrating meaningful communication with RCEs

We partnered with five Remind Connected Educators from around the country to celebrate meaningful communication at their schools.


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Supporting communities affected by the California fires

How you can help evacuees and support disaster relief efforts in northern and southern California


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A meaningful messaging milestone

In 2014, Remind reached a milestone of 1 billion messages. Here’s where we are now.


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Help support school communities affected by Hurricane Harvey

Join Remind in donating to the DonorsChoose.org Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund


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Putting a face to the name: profile photos on Remind

Personalize your Remind account by adding a photo to your profile


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Represent Remind

Interested in representing Remind online and at events? Here’s how to spread the word—and get swag.


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Improve two-way communication with Kent Maslin

Kent implemented a Remind School Plan to improve two-way communication with parents—and saved over $2,000 on paper costs.


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Introducing the Remind plan

Support every student, teacher, and parent with Remind’s new School and District plan


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Support school communities with Andy Ball and Barbi Ernst

After participating in a pilot program, Andy and Barbi purchased a Remind School Plan for the upcoming school year.


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Engage parents with P.A. White

P.A. used a Remind School Plan to sync with his roster and reach 100% of parents on the first day of school.


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Increase attendance with Michael Meechin

Michael used Remind to increase attendance for a group of chronically absent students — by 60%


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Remind reactions: get instant feedback on your messages

Need a fast way to respond? There’s a reaction for that


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How this teacher helped a deployed parent stay involved

When the father of one of her students was deployed to Djibouti, Courtney Webb made sure he had a way to stay connected


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Introducing Brian Grey, Remind’s new CEO

Meet Brian—he’s from a family of educators, a proud dad of two daughters, and Remind’s new CEO


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3 things to do to set up your classes for the year

A checklist for preparing your Remind classes for a new school year


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Back to school 2016: helping your school community succeed together

Introducing our back-to-school community challenge


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Updates to Remind’s Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

Updates to our terms and new iKeepSafe certification


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9 things we learned about teacher appreciation

What makes teachers feel most appreciated—and what they appreciate most


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Reaching students and parents where they are—and it isn’t on email

What makes communication effective?


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How would teachers improve PD?

How PD can be productive, informative, and even inspiring


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New updates to Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

Updates to our terms of service and privacy policy


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2015 year in review

A look back at what happened on Remind in 2015


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What we learned from the LAUSD shutdown

How educators communicated during a shutdown of the country’s second-largest district


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Building communication for everyone, everywhere

Reach every family with Remind Translate—no matter the language


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Multi-owner classes on Remind

Adding co-teachers, student teachers, and other colleagues to your classes on Remind


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Dear teacher…

A letter to teachers everywhere as you head back to school


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Remember the small things? Your students do.

If there’s one thing to keep in mind as you head back to school…


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Introducing group conversations on Remind

Send messages to your entire class or a single person—and now, just a few people


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4 ways principals can show teacher appreciation

How school leaders can take the lead in showing teacher appreciation


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3 questions all teachers should ask their tech specialists

Three questions that can help you make the most of technology


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Appreciating teachers as innovators

Shining a spotlight on the incredible impact that teachers have on their school communities


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17 tips for effective note-taking

Tips for helping students take effective notes in class


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Supporting students during standardized testing

How teachers can provide reassurance—and calm—during standardized testing


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7 ways to engage students and parents through mobile

How communication can mean engagement, excitement, celebration, and more


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6 steps to differentiated instruction

How differentiated instruction can ensure that every child gets the chance to shine and reach his or her potential


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5 strategies to teach social and emotional skills

Knowing how to behave and relate to other students and adults needs teaching and practicing just as much as any other skill taught i...


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Communicating without words: reaching ELL parents

Tech TOSA Jay Sorenson works with families that speak a language unknown to many US educators: Mixteco


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3 important areas of growth for teachers

Setting new year’s resolutions at the start of a new term? Keep your goals challenging but obtainable


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Updates to Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

Our new terms and policies take effect in January 2015


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5 strategies for formative assessment

Stay plugged in to student learning with these strategies for formative assessment


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1 billion meaningful messages

The first 1 billion messages sent on Remind—and what’s next


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81010: Your new Remind number

Introducing a new number that transforms how students and parents use Remind


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Tips for sharing Remind with your classes

Our teachers’ favorite tips for getting students and parents to join Remind


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Back-to-school messages: a letter to students and parents

How principal Todd Nesloney fosters a supportive and empathetic community at the beginning of a new school year


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Back to school 2014: welcome back!

What’s new at Remind for the educators, students, and parents starting a new school year


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10 ways to organize classroom communication

When it comes to communication, simplicity is the key to staying organized


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Coaching with Remind: team communication

Sharing schedules, making announcements, and coordinating logistics—how coaches can use Remind to succeed


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Updated Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

Making our terms and policies clearer and easier to understand


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New name, same mission

Why Remind101 is becoming Remind


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Phones in the classroom? Absolutely.

Why one teacher advocates for integrating cell phones in her classroom


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How to use Remind in elementary, middle, and high school

Ways to use Remind at every grade level in K-12 education


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