School PR strategy and leadership

Portfolio brings together the best thinking of BOCES Engagement & Development Services to provide participating school districts access to “ready-to-use” communications products, campaigns and message points about essential topics facing public schools today.

Portfolio is a subscription service through Capital Region BOCES. To learn about becoming a subscriber, visit our Subscribe page.

Advisory: Gov. Hochul releases executive budget proposal
Portfolio Archive
Gov. Kathy Hochul on Jan. 16 outlined her education initiatives as part of her proposed 2025 Executive Budget. While the 144-page budget proposal shows a 4.5 percent overall state spending increase over the current fiscal year, state education aid would
Photo of money
Advisory: Remote instruction requirements added to safety plans
Facilities & Operations Portfolio
Safety plans must now include six components that address remote instruction in the event of an emergency.
A student smiles while sitting in front of a laptop, wearing headphones
Notify parents of data security and privacy protections
Portfolio Archive
Required communications under Ed Law 2D.
Hands typing on a Macbook laptop
previous arrow
next arrow

Explore the Portfolio resources by category

illustration of graduation cap and pencil

Academics

Curriculum, assessments, education requirements

illustration of megaphone and speech bubbles

Communications & Engagement

Public opinion research, social media, print and digital communications

illustration of school building, hard hat and gear

Facilities & Operations

Lead testing, capital projects, transportation

illustration of calculator and ballot box

Finance & Voting

Annual school budget votes and other referenda

illustration of medical bag and triangular safety symbol

Health & Safety

Disease prevention, sanitation, building safety

illustration of government building and fountain tip pen

State & Federal News

New information from the state and federal governments