November 11th, 2011
Advertising sales, online programs underway for schools
By Rich Hanner
Selling advertising, pushing online education and using Rosetta Stone to teach English are among the ventures underway in Lodi Unified School District, board president George Neely said Thursday.
In a rapid-fire talk illustrated with a PowerPoint presentation, Neely said Lodi Unified faces numerous challenges but nonetheless is innovating and pushing academic progress. Included in his talk: The district will sell advertising to help increase revenues, perhaps through banners in gyms or stadiums or on the district website.