Top 3 Takeaways from ATLIS 2019


Top 3 Takeaways from ATLIS 2019 By Drew Millikin | April 23, 2019 Three days in Dallas with hundreds of tech-minded educators? We're in! This year, I had the chance to attend the ATLIS annual conference for the first time, along with our Vidigami Pros; Mandy Chan (Founder and President), Naz Madani (Head of Service Operations) and Daman Arora (Customer Success Manager). Check out the team’s takeaways from last year’s conference. Held last week in Dallas from April 14-17, ATLIS was a hotplate for the independent school technology community, bringing together more than 500 independent school technology professionals, including more [...]

Top 3 Takeaways from ATLIS 20192019-04-23T17:01:35+00:00

Vidigami Announces Partnership with TAPPS


Vidigami Announces Partnership with TAPPS Team Vidigami | March 11, 2019 This year, Vidigami has officially partnered with The Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS). Photos and videos play a huge role in of celebrating achievements, particularly in the arts and athletics. Vidigami is excited to join TAPPS in preserving those memories through a private social platform that provides schools with a secure place to centralize, intelligently organize, and securely share school memories that include the entire student experience.  Founded in 1978, TAPPS serves to organize, stimulate, encourage, and promote the academic, athletic, and fine arts programs in an [...]

Vidigami Announces Partnership with TAPPS2019-03-11T12:23:11+00:00

Top Takeaways from CCAE's Independent Schools Summit 2019


Top Takeaways from CCAE's Independent Schools Summit 2019 By Calina Franz-Hernandez | January 31, 2019 Advancement and development teams are the driving force behind family engagement, fundraising, and building connection to the school all year round. To start off the year, myself and Mel Adams, Account Executive at Vidigami, collaborated with the Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education (CCAE) as the official Media Management Partner, launching a dedicated portal to share photos and videos taken at the Independent Schools Summit in Victoria, BC. It was a fantastic opportunity to connect with our schools from Canada, and hear about how [...]

Top Takeaways from CCAE's Independent Schools Summit 20192019-01-31T11:20:27+00:00

Vidigami Announces Partnership with NEPSAC


Vidigami is now an official partner of NEPSAC! Team Vidigami | January 17, 2019 This year, Vidigami is excited to officially join hands with the New England Preparatory School Athletics Council (NEPSAC) as an official partner. NEPSAC will be using Vidigami’s collaborative media management platform to securely host media from various programs in one private and centralized location. Through this partnership, Vidigami will enable NEPSAC to better collaborate with athletic departments, sports information directors, and communications teams at each of their 180+ member schools. Now, they can showcase student-athletes, programs, alumni, championships, and other yearly events in a more real-time, [...]

Vidigami Announces Partnership with NEPSAC2019-01-17T13:41:56+00:00

Meet Us At The ATLIS Annual Conference 2018


Meet Us At The ATLIS Annual Conference 2018 (And, bring your laptops. It's going to get hands-on!) The Association of Technology Leaders in Independent Schools (ATLIS) will hold its annual gathering of IT and EdTech independent school leaders on April 15-18, 2018, at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Crystal City, Virginia. ATLIS is the only conference focused solely on the independent school technology community, and we are thrilled and honoured to participate this year along with Veracross as Platinum Sponsors. Here is what Team Vidigami has planned: Workshops This year, the theme of ATLIS is Lead with Why. We [...]

Meet Us At The ATLIS Annual Conference 20182018-03-05T11:21:49+00:00

Vidigami & Finalsite: The Content Strategy Your School Needs To Engage Families


Webinar: A Glimpse at The Raleigh School's Content Strategy for Engaging Families using Vidigami and Finalsite At your school, possibly the most important constituents to consider are families. How do you build connection with current parents, and reinforce prospective families' decisions to enrol their children? Simple: engaging content and stories. Each school year, every member of the community is capturing photos, videos, and documenting the life, work and achievements of every student. These memories are a gold mine for communications. All it takes is a straightforward strategy to get your community even more involved, and take part in sharing [...]

Vidigami & Finalsite: The Content Strategy Your School Needs To Engage Families2018-03-01T14:10:50+00:00

Blackbaud & Vidigami: How Cardinal Gibbons High Schools Engages Parent Community


Blackbaud & Vidigami: How Cardinal Gibbons High Schools Engages Parent Community Webinar Summary Blackbaud has enabled schools to effectively manage relationships and successfully fundraise for years. We know that to be successful in these advancement efforts, schools need a strong connected community. Effective parent engagement is key to building that strong community, healthy re-enrollment and promoting admissions, and, sharing and personalizing the student experience with families is more important than ever. Last week, our CEO, Bill Miles, joined the Blackbaud team and guest speaker, Lesley Coe, Director of Technology at Cardinal Gibbons High School, to hear how the school [...]

Blackbaud & Vidigami: How Cardinal Gibbons High Schools Engages Parent Community2018-01-29T16:02:25+00:00

Vidigami at TABS 2017


Vidigami at the 20th TABS Conference Possibly the best place for boarding schools to network and take part in workshops with leading experts is the annual TABS Conference. This year, Bill Miles, CEO, and Mandy Chan, Founder and President of Vidigami, participated as sponsors for the 20th TABS Conference in Boston. They joined more than 700 attendees, including EdTech leaders, heads of schools, marketing, admissions, academics, residential life, and other administrators from far and wide. Over the course of the event, they discussed strategies for growing engagement among students, parents and faculty, by using one of the most effective [...]

Vidigami at TABS 20172017-12-05T14:46:36+00:00

Vidigami + Finalsite: A Success Story with Southridge School


"Having access to authentic crowdsourced content is probably one of the most valuable things a school can have." - Mia Major, Content Marketing Manager, Finalsite. This week, we got together with Finalsite's Mia Major and Alan McInnes, AV Manager from Southridge School in Canada. Southridge is an early-adopter organization who has championed using both Vidigami and Finalsite Composer together to create an integrated photo-sharing workflow. Now, they are gradually opening up the platform to involve the student body as well. Alan, who is also the lead administrator in Vidigami, shared how their team utilizes Vidigami's functionalities, particularly how photos [...]

Vidigami + Finalsite: A Success Story with Southridge School2017-10-20T10:56:18+00:00

Vidigami & Picaboo Yearbooks


Merger to shape the future of how school memories are captured, stored and shared Picaboo Yearbooks, a leading provider of publishing software for yearbooks, has merged with Vidigami Media Inc., a SaaS-based, photo management platform designed exclusively for schools. Together, Vidigami and Picaboo Yearbooks promises to shape the future of how school memories are captured, stored and shared for today’s generation of educators, students and families. The combined entity will operate as Vidigami Inc., headquartered in New Hampshire with offices based in Vancouver, Canada. The Yearbook Story Picaboo Yearbooks was created to shake up the stale, traditional yearbook [...]

Vidigami & Picaboo Yearbooks2017-07-19T16:27:25+00:00