The Benefits of Plants in the Office

June 20, 2017

Looking to spruce up your desk or workspace? Then think greenery! Believe it or not, incorporating office plants can not only be visually appealing but can improve health and productivity! So here are just some of the reasons why you should be adding some indoor plants to your office space: Cleaner Air Some of your… Read More.

Last Minute Classroom Crafts for Father’s Day

June 15, 2017

It’s almost here — summer vacation! With the last few days of school quickly approaching, a Father’s Day craft might have slipped your mind. Though it’s only a few days away, there are several last minute craft ideas that you can do with your classroom: A Duct Tape Wallet. A truly unique gift — a… Read More.

The Nickerson Bleacher Report: 3 Top Summer Sports

June 7, 2017

As spring comes to an end and summer begins, it’s time to think of ways to enjoy the warm sunny weather. Beyond beach days and picnics — there are some great summer sports to consider! Whether you’re taking up a new sport or are only interested in sitting in the bleachers and being a spectator,… Read More.

5 Ways to Countdown the End of School

May 31, 2017

The countdown to summer vacation is here! Though teachers are still busier than ever getting ready for the final days of the school year, there are still plenty of opportunities to enjoy it. So now that May has come to a close, here are five ways you can countdown to the last day of school… Read More.

How to Organize Your Work Life

May 31, 2017

We all have those work days where it takes all of our energy to focus, or it feels like nothing is getting accomplished. Though keeping yourself organized and productive can sometimes be a struggle, there are some great daily habits you can pick up to do so. Below are just a few of the ways… Read More.

Why You Should Celebrate Brown Bag it Day

May 24, 2017

Tired of the same old takeout lunches? Do you spend a fortune each day eating out? Then try brown bagging it! It’s not only cost-effective, but it’s the best way to ensure you’re getting the nutrients you need. So if you are bored with the same old food options, here are just some of the… Read More.

5 Eco and Kid Friendly Crafts

May 12, 2017

Spring cleaning time is officially here! In the midst of organizing the house, you might find some random odds and ends that might seem worth tossing — but hold off! Spare buttons and broken crayons can be turned into some unique crafts that are not only cost effective but also eco-friendly. Below are 5 creative… Read More.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Teacher Appreciation Week

May 9, 2017

Teacher Appreciation Week is here, and though you may have lost track of time, or have a busy week ahead—  it’s not too late! There are many simple, affordable and creative ways you can show you care (that no, are not apple themed!).  So if you can’t get past the cliche ideas, here are just… Read More.

The 4 Life Lessons in Star Wars

May 4, 2017

Who taught you how to be a good person? Odds are, it was your parents, teachers, and peers. But have you ever stopped to think about how art and film have helped shape who you are? While they’re certainly entertaining, films also have the power to teach us valuable life lessons. So in honor of… Read More.

How to Get Your Child Interested in Reading

May 1, 2017

Reading with your child should be fun and relaxing, but sometimes it can feel more like a chore than a leisure activity. But whether it’s a nursery rhyme, a riddle or short story, reading to your children early on can help them develop a lifelong love for it and can improve their learning skills overall…. Read More.