Education and Child Care Blog

Gaming in the Classroom to Boost Engagement, Part I

by Wendy Taylor Creating engaging lessons and activities for learning is no easy task. With tod...

4 days ago

Teacher Tips: Keeping Students Engaged in Virtual Math Class

by Wendy Taylor As an avid reader, writer, and English teacher, nothing used to scare me mo...

2 weeks ago

5 Ways To Help Your Student Develop Self-Advocacy

Self-advocacy is a multifaceted trait that can be built with practice. It includes students' abilit...

2 weeks ago

A Starter’s Guide to Meditation During COVID-19

by Leslie Campos Right now, stress is a pretty major part of almost everyone’s life. Since the...

4 weeks ago

The Mental and Physical Health Benefits of Snow Days

 by Laura Perillo, Oak Knoll What would childhood be like if you’ve never put a spoon under ...

4 weeks ago

Lessons Girls Can Learn from Election 2020

by Laura Perillo, Oak Knoll While every election season brings us hot-button issues, the 2020 U...

1 month ago

COVID -19: A New Technological Era in Education.

by Olivia Smith Unexpected! unpredicted! unforeseen! These expressions fall short for the Corona...

2 months ago

Essential Building Blocks for Reading Comprehension, Part II

by Wendy Taylor As mentioned in part one, much of the reason that young learners might stru...

2 months ago

Essential Building Blocks for Reading Comprehension, Part I

by Wendy Taylor Many of us don’t actually remember learning how to read. We may remember sitti...

2 months ago

The Best Year-Round Side Gigs for Teachers

by Leslie Campos Many teachers across the U.S. can’t make ends meet on their salary alone, so...

2 months ago

STEM/STEAM Activities for Distance Learning

By Wendy Taylor STEM and STEAM Day is observed in the month of November. STEM is the acronym ass...

2 months ago