At NSPRA, it’s tradition to celebrate leading school communicators every July. This year was no different as NSPRA virtually recognized the many accomplishments of school public relations in 2019-20. Many school PR pros joined the honorees and NSPRA on social media during the two live video premieres this month.
Visit the social media links below to rewatch the celebratory videos.
2020 NSPRA Member and Chapter Honors (premiere #1)
When: Wednesday, July 8, at 3 p.m. EDT (2 p.m. CDT, 1 P.M. MDT, Noon PDT)
What: A video celebration of standout association members and exemplary chapters in 2019-20:
- NSPRA Front-Runners
- Mark of Distinction chapters
- National Seminar scholarship recipients
- Members who earned Accreditation in Public Relations (APR)
2020 NSPRA Virtual Celebration of Achievement (premiere #2)
When: Friday, July 17, at 3 p.m. EDT (2 p.m. CDT, 1 P.M. MDT, Noon PDT)
What: An awards show honoring the winners of NSPRA’s top communication awards in 2019-20:
- Communication Technology Award for Superintendents
- Bob Grossman Leadership in School Communications Award
- NSPRA Presidents Award
- Gold Medallion Awards
- Golden Achievement Awards
- Publications and Digital Media Awards
- And a surprise honor you won’t want to miss!
More Ways to Join the School PR Fun
NSPRA planned even more festivities for the week of NSPRA Live 2020, July 13-17.
That week, association members received email invitations to view special video messages from the 2019-20 and 2020-21 association presidents as well as video speeches from the new candidates for the NSPRA Executive Board.
Chapter officers, as well as anyone interested in a chapter or national leadership position, also were invited to participate in a virtual Leaders’ Meeting. Watch the 2020 Leaders' Meeting, which took place on Cisco Webex.