Use Up Leftover Candy Corn With a Science Experiment!

October 29, 2015

Halloween is this weekend, which means now is the perfect time to stock up on discounted candy corn! While these super sweet, sugary treats usually pale in comparison to most other halloween candy elites, their composition makes them the perfect addition to a post-halloweekend science lesson. While you’re lesson planning for the following week, think… Read More.

3 Ways to Utilize School Lockers

August 18, 2015

Lockers are arguably one of the most notable staples of school buildings nationwide. In fact, It’s hard to imagine a school without them! Their convenience and versatility make lockers a great addition to any education building. If you’re questioning your school’s need to refurbish old lockers or install new ones, here are a few great… Read More.

Everything You Need to Create a Functional Science Classroom

July 14, 2015

Science classes are unique in that much of the material covered requires hands-on interaction. Since so much of the material learned calls for student collaboration to perform science experiments, it only makes sense that a science classroom should be designed with those specific functionalities in mind. If you’re looking to revamp your current laboratories, here’s… Read More.

How can Nickerson Corporation help your school succeed?

July 6, 2015

For over 60 years, the experts at Nickerson Corporation have been providing innovative classroom furniture and equipment solutions to schools in New York, New Jersey and the surrounding areas. We’re motivated by the simple phrase, we furnish a child’s education, and truly believe that in order for a student to get the very best education… Read More.

All About Nickerson Corporation

June 19, 2015

More than 60 years ago in 1952, founder Donald Nickerson recognized the demand for quality, affordable school furniture in New York State and the surrounding areas. From there, Nickerson Corporation was born, taking our first steps in Donald “Nick” Nickerson’s garage in Greenwich, CT. Nick, and his assistant Peggy – the companies only two employees… Read More.

What Can Nickerson Corporation Do For You?

January 20, 2015

As a teacher, principal, superintendent or other school administrator, part of your responsibilities include creating a positive environment that enhances a child’s educational experience. While teaching the appropriate material in the correct way is essential, it is also important to develop a classroom where students feel both safe and comfortable the moment they walk through… Read More.

New Year’s Resolution Ideas For Teachers

January 6, 2015

What do you hope to accomplish in 2015? Maybe you aspire to eat better and stick to a strict fitness routine. Or, maybe you’d like to spend more quality time with your family. Whatever your personal New Year’s Resolutions may be, it’s also a good idea to leave room for professional career goals you’d like to… Read More.

Science Classroom Do’s and Don’ts

October 24, 2014

Across all academic grade levels, science is often a favorite subject for students because they are given a hands on opportunity to conduct exciting experiments. However, with these experiments comes the potential for accidents since students are exposed to chemicals and other hazardous materials that are dangerous if used incorrectly. That’s why as a science… Read More.

Nickerson Corporation Product Overview

July 29, 2014

Here at Nickerson Corporation, we have been supplying educational furniture and equipment to schools in New York and New Jersey for over 60 years. Since 1952, our mission has been to provide schools with top of the line furniture systems, because we believe that in order for a student to get the most out of their… Read More.

Science Teacher Tips

May 12, 2014

A particular teaching method that is often successful is that of using hands on activities. Since students are in the classroom for a better part of the day, it’s important to make lessons exciting and give students the opportunity to get up and interact with their classmates. Specifically in science classes, the hands on approach… Read More.