Ways to Keep Kids Engaged During Winter Break

December 15, 2016

The learning doesn’t have to stop just because kids are out of the classroom for a week – winter break is a great time to have kids focus on communication skills, problem solving and the importance of physical fitness. If you’re wondering how to keep your kids away from the TV or iPads for a… Read More.

Thanksgiving Projects For The Classroom

November 14, 2016

Thanksgiving is next week, so if you’re looking to incorporate Thanksgiving crafts and lessons into your daily plans, give these a try: Show An Attitude of Gratitude Tap into the true meaning of Thanksgiving and help your students recognize what they’re grateful for, by writing a poem about it!  For younger kids, assign one letter… Read More.

How To Prepare For Your Winter Concert

November 9, 2016

Now is the time where schools are preparing for their winter concert–a time where students can show off their skills and put on a night of entertainment for their friends and families to enjoy. While students may be spending time practicing their instruments or learning to sing songs, administrators are devoting their days to finding… Read More.

How to Go Green in the Classroom

October 25, 2016

The skills kids learn at school shape them for the rest of their life, and we don’t just mean math, reading and history. By teaching kids to be environmentally aware at a young age, you are creating life long habits that could have a drastic impact on the Earth. Here are a few ways to… Read More.

3 Mobile Apps That Make Classroom Organization a Breeze

May 31, 2016

Getting your classroom under control can be hard, especially when it comes to organizing your personal files and keeping the lines of communication open with parents. Just like sturdy bookshelves, cubbies and desks offer great opportunities for organizing physical items, these three mobile apps can help you organize the not-so-tangible items as well — thoughts,… Read More.

Why Are School Lockers So Important?

May 24, 2016

Close your eyes and visualize a school — any school, anywhere. Now, imagine yourself walking right through the front doors and into the hallway. What do you see? Just beyond the greeter’s desk and the main office, we bet you’re seeing lockers galore. That’s because lockers are a staple of school building nationwide! So, if… Read More.

Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week 2016 With These Deals

April 26, 2016

Next week is teacher appreciation week, and what better way to celebrate than with a ton of great discounts and deals exclusively for teachers? With help from Education World, we’ve rounded up some of the most exciting deals for 2016 below. 15% off at A.C. Moore – There’s nothing teachers need more than an arsenal… Read More.

Preparing For Earth Day in the Classroom

April 8, 2016

Earth Day is just two weeks away, which means it’s time to start prepping those lesson plans. Incorporating Earth Day related items into your curriculum is very important because your students are the future of this planet — so it will be there job to care for it one day! If you’re looking for some… Read More.