SmartBrief Partners with San Diego School Unified School District to Deliver K-12 Education News

WASHINGTON, DC - March 2, 2012- SmartBrief, Inc. launches a digital media news service today in partnership with the San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD).

The digital news service called Friday Notes is a free e-mail newsletter that contains K-12 education news for parents, teachers and employees of the San Diego Unified School District. The partnership will save these professionals time and keep them informed of industry developments by delivering “must-read” news directly to their inboxes.

SDUSD focuses on providing students with the skills, motivation and resilience they need to succeed in their collegiate educations and careers to better lead future generations. The organization has developed a vision that demonstrates national and international leadership through educational innovation and student achievement, contributing to the development of a viable economy as well as community participation. SDUSD continually attracts the best and most experienced employees and actively engages parents, staff and citizens, resulting in a high level of community confidence and involvement.
SmartBrief is an online media publishing company that gives readers a competitive edge by providing relevant, timely and reliable content as efficiently as possible. SmartBrief filters thousands of sources daily to create customized e-mail publications in partnership with more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, nonprofits and companies. The most relevant industry news is chosen by SmartBrief’s editorial staff and summarized for convenience and efficiency. SmartBrief distributes the news via its e-mail newsletters, the SmartBrief web site and the SmartBrief Android and iPhone apps.
John Lee Evans, board president of SDUSD said, “The San Diego Unified School District is dedicated to improving educational opportunities for all students. Our partnership with SmartBrief will benefit the district and the industry as a whole by providing a new, faster way to stay updated on the latest K-12 education news and trends to help us better serve our students.”
Rick Stamberger, CEO of SmartBrief, Inc. added, “We are privileged to be a part of SDUSD’s work and improvements in the education system. SmartBrief staff will be dedicated to providing these parents, teachers and employees with a valuable tool to save them time and allow them to focus on their main objective, serving schoolchildren in both San Diego and across the country.”
To subscribe to Friday Notes, and stay on top of the most relevant news affecting the education industry, please visit For more information about SDUSD please visit
If you are interested in learning how a partnership with SmartBrief can benefit your organization, visit or email to learn more.
About SmartBrief
SmartBrief is the leading online publisher of targeted business news and information in more than 25 industries. By combining technology with human editorial expertise, SmartBrief filters thousands of sources daily to deliver the most relevant industry news in partnership with more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, non-profits and companies. With an audience of more than 4 million senior executives, thought leaders and informed industry professionals, SmartBrief is the essential resource for “must-read” industry news.
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