INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC RELATIONS IN SCHOOL MANAGEMENT
► It’s concerned with the interests of an organisation and those of its public organisations and their publics depend on each other for their benefit and success.
► Public – implies people or groups that get in touch with the school
► Internal Public
► The publics that operate within the organization are referred to as internal public.
The Internal publics may include:
► Support staff
► We need to realize that what others do affects our own work in a give organization.
► All staff must work harmoniously for effectively
Refers to the public that operate outside the organization.
External publics for School
Each of the external public has a role to play in the welfare of the school. Examples of external publics.
► Education officers
► Provincial administrations
► Elected leaders
► Trade Unions
► Professional bodies e.g. KNUT KUDHEIHA
In what way does your school contribute to the neighbours? Focus on funerals, fund drives, environmental issues etc.