Tech Tool: Remind

Tech Tool:


  • Clientele/4-H/Volunteer/Conference Mobile Messaging – Real-time messaging to your staff, parents, members, attendees, volunteers all from one place. Anyone who needs to get your information. They can subscribe/unsubscribe on their own.
  • Mobile support – Send text messages on the go, straight to any phone no matter where you are. See who’s read your messages and who’s missing out.
  • Co-administrator privileges – Make your colleagues co-admins to streamline communication.
  • Scheduled announcements – Set reminders in advance—they’ll send automatically.

eXtension Names Four eXtension Fellows and the First eXtension/GODAN Fellow

The eXtension Foundation proudly announces the four new Fellows in its seventh annual eXtension Fellowship program and the first eXtension/GODAN Fellow. eXtension Fellows come from eXtension Foundation Premium Member Institutions and spend one year advancing knowledge on applied innovation in their topic area for the benefit of all Cooperative Extension professionals.

The 2016 topic areas focus on new approaches to Makers, Social Media and Big Data. Following are all five 2016 eXtension Foundation Fellows, their projects and the focus …

MFLN Personal Finance uses Facebook Live (Streaming) To Supplement Savings Challenge

This guest blog post was written by Molly Herndon, social media specialist for the MFLN Personal Finance team.  The Military Families Learning Network (MFLN) is part of a DoD-USDA Partnership for Military Families – connecting military family service providers and Cooperative Extension professionals to research and to each other through engaging online learning opportunities.  You can follow Molly and the MFLN Personal Finance team on Twitter @MFLNPF.

Facebook Live is a streaming service offered by Facebook that allows …