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30 Spring Break Staycation Ideas

30 Spring Break Staycation Ideas

By Marisa Rubin on Mar 1st 2021

After months of stay-at-home orders and sheltering in place, it’s safe to say that many of us have officially succumbed to cabin fever. As Spring Break approaches, it can be hard to envision what a “s … read more
Tips to Create An Engaging Virtual Classroom

Tips to Create An Engaging Virtual Classroom

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Feb 26th 2021

The pandemic may have closed classrooms, but we can still open the door to learning with quality virtual instruction. In the midst of the online learning process, creating inspiring opportunities that … read more
Soothing the Worried Teacher’s Mind

Soothing the Worried Teacher’s Mind

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Jan 19th 2021

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

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Dec 21st 2020

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

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Dec 17th 2020

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
Five Kid-Friendly Ways to Give Back

Five Kid-Friendly Ways to Give Back

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Dec 17th 2020

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
How To Safely Spend Time Together

How To Safely Spend Time Together

By Marisa Rubin on Nov 19th 2020

It’s that time of year—winter. While the strain of staying indoors can become quite stressful during the dark, cold months, the added factor of COVID-19 makes it even more difficult to stay soci … read more
Physically Distant - Emotionally Inclusive

Physically Distant - Emotionally Inclusive

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Nov 17th 2020

As COVID-19 disrupts the world, experts continue to recommend the practice of social distancing. While we may have to remain physically distant to stop the spread, we do not have to be emotional … read more