Posts by Hannah Hudson


Hannah is an Editorial Director here at MDR working with our WeAreTeachers community. She strongly believes in telling good stories and supporting those who work on the front lines with our children. At MDR, Hannah has worked on integrated marketing campaigns for a wide variety of key clients, including H&R Block, Discover Card, Share Our Strength, Disney DreamWorks, Audible, and many others. She lives/breathes/eats/sleeps social media and has a passion for children’s literature and financial literacy. Prior to MDR, Hannah worked at Scholastic for their Instructor, Administrator, and Parent & Child magazines. She holds an M.F.A. in writing for children and young adults from Hamline University.

How We Reached Educators in 2020

By Hannah Hudson | 02/04/2021 | 0 Comments
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Reaching educators and engaging them are both an art and a science and, generally, we lean into what worked in the past. 2020 required us all to pivot plans and rethink strategies for communicating with educators. As teachers and the greater education community figured out how to teach and learn in new ways, there were Read More »

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Top Five Teacher Concerns as We Head Back to School

By Hannah Hudson | 07/30/2020 | 0 Comments
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Heading back to school is always an exciting time for teachers, students and, of course, parents. School supplies and new clothes are purchased, teachers spend time setting up their classrooms and planning lessons for the new year, and everyone looks forward to seeing friends and colleagues. This year is different. As our country’s nearly 4 Read More »

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Memes Are a Great Way to Reach Educators. Here’s How to Do It Right

By Hannah Hudson | 10/15/2018 | 0 Comments

How can a simple image with just the right touch of clever copy resonate with so many? Memes are everywhere, spreading like wildfire and filling our news feeds with joy and sarcasm. Can you even remember a time before brands began using them? Like the social culture adopted memes, most major brands did, too, and Read More »

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6 School Events That Provide Perfect Opportunities for Education Marketing

By Hannah Hudson | 03/14/2018 | 0 Comments

Remember when you were young and everything in life revolved around the school events calendar? Seasons weren’t marked by dates, but by school breaks. Holidays weren’t one-day events, but week-long lessons capped off by classroom parties. And though they weren’t recognized by the rest of the world, certain occasions — school dances, midterms, recitals, graduation Read More »

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