My School Books allows you to create news posts to share with your parents and students when they log into the Student Portal.

To create a new post:

  1. Navigate to "News & Blog Posts" from the main menu on the left.
  2. Click "+ New Post".
  3. Compose your news post.
  4. Select one or many "Public Locations" (see below for more information).
  5. Click "Save" when done.

What are the different Publish Locations?

Student Portal (School News) - This option will publish your news post to the Student Portal. Parents and students will be able to see this post. In a multi-teacher school, teachers will be able to see this as well.

Teacher Portal (School News) - This option will only appear for multi-teacher schools. This will publish your news post to the Teacher Portal. Only teachers will be able to see this post when they log into their teacher account. Parents and students will not be able to see this news post.

Website Blog (Public) - This option will only appear if you have included a "Blog Posts" page on your My School Books built website. This option is not available for third party websites. This will publish the new post to the blog page and can be viewed by anyone that visits your school website. Click here for instructions on adding a "Blog Posts" page to your My School Books built website.