New Products for Back to School

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I know that it can have a way of sneaking up on you, so let me just warn you right now: school is back in session in just a few short weeks! We hope your summer has been (and still is) full of fun trips to the pool and spending your days in the sun, [...]

Benefits of Playing Music

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If you haven’t been able to tell from some of our older posts, we love TED Talks around here! TED Ed recently put out this interesting and informative video about playing music and the benefits that come along with it. If you are wanting to get your child involved in a new hobby but aren’t [...]

Every Child Needs A Champion

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If you’re looking for some educational inspiration, look no further than this TED Talk. Rita Pierson gives a phenomenal speech about why it is so important for teachers to relate to their students on a personal level. By making a connection and genuinely showing your students that you care, you can make a difference in [...]

Kid President Fights Childhood Hunger

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Since you have the Internet and are most likely not living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of Kid President. This adorable, quirky little guy has videos all over the Internet that encourage people to enjoy their life and be happy. In his most recent video, Kid President shares what his 5 favorite things about [...]

Summer Break: Teacher Edition

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It’s that time of year again. It’s been a challenging 270 days (but who’s counting), and now, it’s finally summer break! As teachers, we tend to enjoy these three-ish months just as much, or even more than our students! This is our personal time to decompress from the school year and just enjoy some free [...]

Reading Rainbow

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It looks like our favorite childhood television show is making a comeback! LeVar Burton, the creator and host of Reading Rainbow, has just announced plans to bring back his wonderful show. Reading Rainbow ran from 1983 to 2006, and they currently have an iPad app for people to download. To do this, Burton has launched [...]