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Turn Summer Break Into Summer Learning Fun

Turn Summer Break Into Summer Learning Fun

Posted by Jenna Cicero on Apr 8th 2022

As the school year winds down and comes to an end, kids are itching for some summer fun and let’s be honest… no homework. While we want our kids to enjoy their summer break, we want them to k … read more
Spring Break Staycation Activities

Spring Break Staycation Activities

Posted by Tommy Switzgable on Apr 7th 2022

While it may seem a little ironic, planning a vacation can sometimes be stressful. But what about a “staycation”? With spring break around the corner, a staycation is the perfect solution for t … read more
Studying 101: Why flash cards work

Studying 101: Why flash cards work

Apr 1st 2022

Educational flash cards are an age-old method for improving students’ abilities to recall information and understand concepts. There’s a reason flash card are just as popular today as t … read more
Spring Into Learning

Spring Into Learning

Posted by By Tommy Switzgable on Feb 25th 2022

Out with the old, in with the new! As the weather starts to get warmer with spring right around the corner, it's the perfect time to do some spring cleaning around the classroom. Introduce new … read more
Five Kid-Friendly Ways to Give Back

Five Kid-Friendly Ways to Give Back

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Feb 22nd 2022

The holiday season is here, but the pandemic is still here too! We may be socially distant, but we can still touch people’s hearts while we shelter at home. Children have a gift for inspiration, … read more
Soothing the Worried Teacher’s Mind

Soothing the Worried Teacher’s Mind

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Feb 22nd 2022

Those who have made it their mission to educate are a special breed. It has been said, “A good teacher is like a candle—it consumes itself to light the way for others.” (Mustafa Kemal Atatürk)Dedicate … read more
Peak Learning while Flattening the Curve

Peak Learning while Flattening the Curve

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Feb 22nd 2022

Are you growing weary of masks, sanitizer, social distancing, quarantining, and online learning? Pandemic fatigue has definitely settled in, but we can still keep kids engaged and thriving while also … read more
Pandemic Persistence

Pandemic Persistence

Posted by By Leigh Ann Pernell on Feb 22nd 2022

What a year it has been! Each day, families have struggled to meet the ever changing demands of the COVID lifestyle. Social distancing, school closings, hybrid learning, mask wearing, and hand sanitiz … read more