Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 30, 2012
TeachAde.com, a leading online site that provide free resources and community exclusively to support educators, is pleased to announce the addition of Star Ladin as Chief Marketing Officer to the organization’s executive team.
“The nation’s education system is failing, but I know that it can be changed, no matter how large or overwhelming the task may seem,” said Ladin. “TeachAde is helping to equalize the educational playing field in a simple yet brilliant way, by offering educators free access to resources that have been vetted and approved by the experts they trust the most – their own community.”
Ladin has hit the ground running, already distributing a nationwide survey gathering valuable insights directly from the source about what educators are looking for online and how TeachAde can provide them with free resources to support their needs. She is also directing the development of a strategic redesign of TeachAdes’s website to offer strategic and easy ways to help teachers get supplies for their classrooms and have access to more teaching resources. The new website is expected to launch in the Fall of 2012.
“I see TeachAde as a vital hub online that will provide in one easy and efficient space focused support that educators need for their classrooms, so they can have more time to focus on their students.”
A strategic brand and marketing expert, Ladin is known as a tactical problem solver with a talent for combining creative, high-level thinking with entrepreneurial experience to impact revenue streams, build successful businesses and help others achieve entrepreneurial success on their terms. She has a track record of creating innovative and effective strategies, building resonant brands, and creating synergistic teams that achieve results and increase revenues.
As Chief Marketing Officer, Ladin will leverage her branding, marketing and strategic expertise to support TeachAde’s business development and strategic partnership creation and implementation. She will also oversee synergistic teams to execute strategy and get results.
“We’re pleased to welcome Star Ladin to our team and excited about what we can accomplish together,” said Michael Pearce, CEO of TeachAde. “Her business success and expertise, leadership skills and passion for creating positive change in our education system brings real-world help to our mission supporting educators and the learning community.”
Teachade.com began as a solution for sharing teaching resources in a protected online environment. With an eye to both current and future generations, TeachAde continually creates support for educators by proactively collaborating with foundations, companies, educators, parents and communities, and thereby level the playing field for success in life and in school.
TeachAde currently offers more than 60,000 free resources created, tested and approved by educators that support quality classroom experiences nationwide. This online support and resource destination for educators across the country also provides easy access to updates in education, current events and highlights of valued resources directly to members through its eBulletin service.
Members of the TeachAde online community are able to interact and contribute by uploading and sharing files, including multimedia files and complete lesson plans, for others to download and enjoy. These files can be used and shared via an intuitive interest-matching tool that makes sure educators get the resources they greatly need – delivered directly to them. Team-building tools such as public and private groups within TeachAde.com are yet another means that educators can use to collaborate proactively.
TeachAde membership is available free of charge to educators, parents and members of the community who work with or support education. For more information and to sign up for a free account, please visit http://www.teachade.com or text TEACHADE to 22828. (Data and message rates may apply.)
TeachAde also has created strategic partnerships with organizations such as NEA Member Benefits, Adopt-A-Classroom, The Goldie Hawn Foundation, Agile-Ed and Disney to further support educators. Investor funding for TeachAde.com is provided by entrepreneur and philanthropist Robert Potamkin, Chairman of Potamkin Companies.