We are proud to announce that our WeAreTeachers team has been selected as a finalist in two categories in the The 2018 Folio: Eddie and Ozzie Awards! Both were in the Custom Content/Marketing category:
- Social Media/Online Community – Honoring any online community or social media network that facilitates audience engagement and interaction.
- Website – Recognizing excellence in online content within your market category.
WeAreTeachers, the #1 media brand for educator engagement, is an online community for educators committed to one of the toughest, most rewarding jobs out there. Its mission is to inspire teachers and help them succeed by sharing practical classroom ideas, the best freebies and giveaways, and teacher-to-teacher advice and humor. WeAreTeachers publishes daily articles, videos, and giveaways on it’s website and social media channels.
The WeAreTeachers community is always growing, with more than 1.9 million followers on its Facebook pages including WeAreTeachers, WeAreTeachers Reading, WeAreTeachers Deals, Teacher Life, School Leaders Now and WeAreParents, and nearly 300 million social impressions a month.
WeAreTeachers works with a huge variety of businesses and causes to reach the vibrant education market, including curriculum and instructional materials, hardware and software, networking, facility management and operations, classroom, gym and playground equipment, professional teaching services, insurance, healthcare, fire safety, anti-bullying, and much more. You can learn more about all the ways MDR and WeAreTeachers can help you engage with your audience by downloading a free copy of our Media Kit.
In 2017, WeAreTeachers was named a Top 5 Social Media Influencer in a 2017 independent teacher survey and analysis performed by EdWeek Market Brief with the Education Week Research Center.
The Folio Awards is a prestigious and inclusive awards program in the publishing community. Each year, over 2,000 entries compete to take home the gold across 200 categories benchmarking excellence in editorial and design. Winners are announced on October 9, 2018 at the Hilton Midtown in New York City at the Awards Gala. Wish us luck!