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Mountain Brook TV (MBTV) is provided for use by the Mountain Brook school system and the city government   A team of school system employees, city employees, and volunteer parents provide content.  MBTV content can be seen on Charter Channel 10 or ATT Uverse Channel 99.  The current MBTV team consists of two representatives per secondary school and one representative per elementary school as designated by the local school principal, Bob Shoulders representing SportsNet, Donna Williamson providing technical support, and Lynne Colley managing school system and city slide publication and professional development.  Lisa Beckham and Dale Wisely work with overall programming.

 

Mountain Brook Schools’ Content

District Administrators

·         A minimum of 24 hours prior to desired publication time, email ready-for-copy content and/or pictures to channel10@mtnbrook.k12.al.us or contact Lynne Colley.

o        Keep content brief using phrases when possible.

o        Provide start date and end date for each slide.

o        Adhere to copyright laws and all Mountain Brook Board policies.

o        Provide “who”, “what”, “when”, and “where” for all event slides.

·         For video production not related to athletics, contact Lisa Beckham or Dale Wisely.

·         Direct questions and/or special instructions should be sent to Lynne Colley, Donna Williamson, or by emailing channel10@mtnbrook.k12.al.us.  Call Donna Williamson for emergency slides.

Local School Administrators

·         Select and/or determine local school MBTV content on timely basis working with local school communication representative(s).

o        Keep content brief using phrases when possible.

o        Provide start date and end date for each slide.

o        Adhere to copyright laws and all Mountain Brook Board policies.

o        Provide “who”, “what”, “when”, and “where” for all event slides.

·         Monitor local school information aired on MBTV.

Local School MBTV Representatives

·         Work with local school administration to determine local school-related information to air on MBTV.

·         Login to Castnet program using secure login to create MBTV slide(s).

·         Enter scheduling information (play start date and end date) as well as duration (number of seconds slides should remain on screen prior to transitioning to next slide) for each individual slide.

·         Preview slide(s) for appearance, timeliness, and accuracy.

·         Submit slide(s) for CastNet Administrator, Lynne Colley to approve/publish.

·         Email channel10@mtnbrook.k12.al.us, call Lynne Colley, or call the district technology office if slides are not published within 24 hours. 

Mountain Brook City Content

·         A minimum of 3 days prior to desired publication time, email ready-for-copy content and/or pictures to channel10@mtnbrook.k12.al.us or call Lynne Colley for assistance.

o        Keep content brief using phrases when possible.

o        Begin with slide title.

o        Provide start date and end date for each slide.

o        Adhere to copyright laws.

o        Provide “who”, “what”, “when”, and “where” for all event slides.

 

District Contact Information

Lynne Colley—colleyl@mtnbrook.k12.al.us — (205) 877-8326

Donna Williamson—wild@mtnbrook.k12.al.us — (205) 877-8304

Lisa and Dale beckhaml@mtnbrook.k12.al.us or wiselyd@mtnbrook.k12.al.us --205-871-4608