Summer Reading Ideas For Students

June 26, 2014

Although summer means students are no longer contained to the classroom and have some time to soak up the sun, it doesn’t mean that they should stop learning. As students prepare to move to the next grade, future teachers will often request that students complete a summer reading assignment which they can discuss at the start… Read More.

Repair Your Lockers This Summer

June 24, 2014

In many schools, students’ lockers are the piece of equipment that generate the most wear and tear throughout the year. Whether they are used to house backpacks and notebooks or gym clothes and sports equipment, students frequent their lockers several times a day, putting them to work. By the end of the year, you might… Read More.

Tackling Summer School – Tips For Teachers

June 19, 2014

When the bell rings for the last time, most students skip out of school excitedly since summer vacation is finally in sight.  For most students summer vacation means sleeping late, beach days or summer camp, for others it’s an extension of the school year with summer school classes. When it comes to summer school, it… Read More.

Meet Our Team: Jeannie Riorden

June 17, 2014

Nickerson Corporation has been supplying educational furniture and equipment for over 60 years in the New York and New Jersey markets thanks to a hard working and dedicated team of employees. Partnering with leading manufacturers, our team thrives in delivering quality products that meet the needs of your schools and classrooms. This month, we’d like… Read More.

Winding Down: End Of The Year Tips and Activities

June 12, 2014

As a teacher or other school administrator, you’re probably familiar with restless and eager students who can’t keep their mind off of summer vacation. While it’s important to continue teaching students theoretical and practical skills as the year comes to an end, it’s also important to have some fun with your students and celebrate another… Read More.

Chalkboards, Whiteboards, and Smart-boards, oh my!

June 10, 2014

When you think of a classroom, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Often, one of the first things many people think about or picture is a chalkboard, the traditional learning tool that assists teachers in their day to day activities. Since their inception, chalkboards have been a staple for classrooms due to… Read More.

Product Spotlight: Food Courts

June 5, 2014

A fully functioning cafeteria is an essential part of any school as it is meant to provide both students and staff with a place to eat and socialize throughout the day.  While most traditional cafeterias include a food station and several seating areas, the transformation to a food court may be the answer administrators are… Read More.

Getting Organized In The Office

June 3, 2014

While spring or summer clean outs are a popular seasonal activity that take place at home, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t take some time to do the same at work. Organization is a key factor in being able to produce quality work, and too often we spend more time looking for our work than doing… Read More.