August 2015

#FridayFive: Top 5 STEM YouTube Channels for Kids Books will always be an essential part of the classroom. However, new technology allows us to discover and explore other outlets to help students learn, such as engaging with 3D content or doing hands-on experiments. Free online resources have also become a phenomenon in the education industry. YouTube videos can be a great resource to supplement students' STEM education (and not a bad way to catch...

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How to Survive the Back-to-School Rush Where has the summer gone? Back-to-school season is upon us, and teachers and parents are finding themselves with another long to-do list. Keeping track of all the school supplies to purchase, meetings you must attend, or people you need to contact, may seem like an impossible feat. There is no easy way to get everything done—and still stay sane—but, there are some steps you can...

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With only a couple weeks left of summer, it's time to start thinking about the beginning of a new school year. Start off the semester right; show appreciation to your new teachers with these thoughtful, cost-effective gifts. Pencil bouquets Snag a few of these jars from the Target dollar section or your local dollar store to make the perfect teacher gift. Here are the supplies you'll need: Glass jar...

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