A step-by-step guide may be found by clicking the attachment below. This document also provides the recommended settings for email and SMS text broadcasts.
The SFUSD Communications Office has produced a practical guide to setting up broadcasts that also helps to identify which channel to use in certain circumstances; this guide is also attached below.
Remember that for EMERGENCY broadcasts, principals must follow the communications protocols established by their LEAD division or cohort assistant superintendent.
Getting Started - Logging In
Message Sender Overview
Message Sender Step 1
Broadcast Lists Part 1 Custom Rules
Broadcast Lists Part 2
Message Sender Step 2-Call Me To Record
Message Sender Step 2-Text to Speech
Message Sender Step 2 - eMail
Message Sender Step 2-SMS.
Message Sender Step 3
Full Training Video