Category Archives: Tips for Parents

Addressing World Violence With Your Students

The Las Vegas attack was the largest mass shooting in modern American history. No matter how young your students are, it is unlikely that they haven’t heard about it by now. Violent acts like this can cause a huge mix … Continue reading

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Keep Kids Thinking This Summer

We’re right in the middle of summer, and there’s a good chance your kids have been swimming, riding their bikes, and spending very little time on educational pursuits compared to the school year. There’s of course fun things you can … Continue reading

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Why Play is So Important

There’s a lot of talk before and during summer about how students need to keep reading and experiencing educational activities. We certainly agree that this is important, but something equally important for children is play. Play helps children grow, develop, … Continue reading

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A Professional Response to A Student’s Different Viewpoint

In this day and age, people are sharing their viewpoints more loudly than ever, particularly with the rise of social media. You may find yourself more likely to hear different opinions in your classroom that may not even necessarily be … Continue reading

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Simple Steps To Plan a Halloween Party

So, it’s a couple weeks until Halloween and you want to throw a Halloween party. If this is your first time planning a class party it may be slightly overwhelming. We’ve broken the process down into simple steps to help you … Continue reading

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