How Technology has Changed The Classroom

April 27, 2017

Technology is evolving, and it’s everywhere. It’s in our hands, our cars, our homes, and even the classroom. We went from computers labs to computers in every classroom. With the depletion of black boards and the increase in smart boards, teachers have had to find a way to update their lesson plans. Below are just… Read More.

The Pros and Cons of an Open Floor Plan

April 26, 2017

Though it was originally derived in Germany back in the 1950s, the “open office” concept has recently become a rising trend across the country. Now, over half of all American workers experience an open workspace — but are there any benefits? Below are just some of the pros and cons of the anti-office setup: Pro:… Read More.

5 Rainy Day Science Activities for Preschoolers

April 24, 2017

Keeping a preschooler busy on a rainy day can get exhausting, but it’s also a great way to spend quality time together. These 5 kid-approved science experiments will keep you and your toddler busy for hours: 1. Measure the Rain Just because you’re stuck indoors, doesn’t mean your science has to be. Place an empty… Read More.

Non-Physical Benefits of Enrolling your Child in Sports

April 20, 2017

Everyone knows that in order to stay healthy, you have to exercise. And what better way to exercise than through sports! With spring upon us, many of us (and our little ones) are eager to get back out onto the field. Though sports offer tremendous physical benefits, they also offer plenty of mental and general… Read More.

What Does ‘Eco-Friendly’ Really Mean?

April 13, 2017

We hear it all the time, “this product is green,” “this product is eco-friendly,” “this material is sustainable.” These “buzz words” have become pretty popular lately, as people and companies are becoming more and more environmentally conscious. While we all know they are “good for the Earth,” were breaking down what each of these terms really… Read More.

Educational Games You Can Bring into The Classroom

April 13, 2017

Playing games in the classroom is a great way to get kids to learn — without them really knowing it! From tackling topics like history and spelling, to life lessons like patience and teamwork, board games have a number of educational benefits. In honor of National Scrabble Day, here are a few games that will… Read More.

3 Science Experiments to Do With Your Kids Over Spring Break

April 7, 2017

It’s here — spring! And while that means sunshine and flowers, it also means the kids will soon be off from school for a whole week, leaving you to entertain them. Sure they’ll be spending most of their time outside, but if you encounter any rainy days this spring break, here are a few fun science… Read More.

The Benefits of Sending Your Kids to Preschool

April 7, 2017

It’s the day every parent dreams of and fears all at the same time — the day their little one starts school. Sure it means you now get a few extra hours to yourself, or get to go back to work, but it also means your baby isn’t a baby anymore and will be away… Read More.