Ways To Celebrate Easter In The Classroom

March 31, 2015

Once again another holiday is almost here, and that means it’s time to get your students in the holiday spirit. Although it feels like we were just talking about Thanksgiving and other end of year holidays, today’s focus is Easter; can you believe we are already up to April holidays? We sure can’t! If you’re doing some last… Read More.

Safety Tips For Spring Sports

March 26, 2015

If it hasn’t been done already, it’s likely that your school will be making an announcement about spring sports within the next few weeks. That means it’s your job as the school administrator, coach or even classroom teacher to switch gears and begin thinking about how your students can stay safe out on the playing field… Read More.

Bleacher Safety and Inspections: What You Need To Know

March 20, 2015

Between your gymnasium and your athletic field, chances are you have at least one, if not two, sets of bleachers installed at your school. When was the last time you had them inspected and updated if necessary? Although most just see them as a convenient seating arrangement for viewing sports games or participating in outdoor events such as homecoming… Read More.

Nickerson Corporation’s Green Initiative

March 17, 2015

No matter which way you slice it, today is all about being green – a St. Patrick’s Day tradition, of course! However, we’d like to put a little spin on the meaning of being green and focus on the go green initiative as it relates to the environment (something we are proud to be a… Read More.

Spring Cleaning Tips For The Classroom

March 12, 2015

After the enormous amount of snow we had this winter, most Long Island residents would probably agree that it seemed like the spring would never come. But although snow and winter weather conditions aren’t completely off our radar yet, this week’s high temperatures offered a little bit of hope that spring is on its way. And that brings… Read More.

Honoring National Nutrition Month In Your School

March 10, 2015

From National Reading Month to St. Patrick’s Day, the first day of Spring and more, there sure is an awful lot to celebrate this month! Did you know that March is also National Nutrition Month? Sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, National Nutrition Month occurs each March to promote awareness about the importance of… Read More.

Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day In The Classroom

March 9, 2015

For some, March is an exciting month because it signifies the start of Spring. For others, March is one of the most anticipated months of the year for one reason and one reason only – St. Patrick’s Day! During a time where everyone and everything is all about being green, your students are bound to be talking about… Read More.

National Reading Month Activities

March 5, 2015

When it comes to the classroom, most teachers would probably agree that reading is a subject which often finds itself as a top priority. Why? In addition to the fact that English is a core subject of its own, literacy skills are essential for students to excel in academics across the board. Being that March… Read More.