The Benefits of Disconnecting from Devices

Adults and children both have grown attached to electronic devices. Taking the time to disconnect is essential for parents and… Continue reading The Benefits of Disconnecting from Devices

The Importance of Social Emotional Learning

Parents have a choice in educating their children with homeschooling, virtual, and hybrid lessons. Some settings may have kids feeling… Continue reading The Importance of Social Emotional Learning

Asking Kids About Their Day

Parent involvement sets students up for academic and professional success. You should make it a habit to engage with your… Continue reading Asking Kids About Their Day

What is Montessori?

As an adult, have you ever looked back on some of your classes and asked yourself, why? Two complex subjects… Continue reading What is Montessori?

A Positive Approach to Parent Teacher Conferences

Instead of feeling a sense of dread, you can take a positive approach to parent-teacher conferences. Believe it or not,… Continue reading A Positive Approach to Parent Teacher Conferences

The Value of School Librarians

Infographic from the AASL (American Association of School Librarians) School librarians are a valuable asset to the education system. Both… Continue reading The Value of School Librarians

Using The Lollipop Test to Assess School Readiness

Children need to have specific skills before they start school. Preschool teachers play a role in preparing students and helping… Continue reading Using The Lollipop Test to Assess School Readiness

Step Up Student Motivation

Certain curriculum can be boring with little to no classroom engagement. Teachers who provide stimulating learning experiences increase children’s interests.… Continue reading Step Up Student Motivation

Celebrating Parent Involvement in Schools

National Education week takes place from November 15-19 this year, and one focus includes parent involvement. Project Appleseed runs a… Continue reading Celebrating Parent Involvement in Schools

One of San Francisco’s Toughest Schools Transformed by the Power of Meditation

A Practitioner and Teacher of TM Reveals the Secret to Pure Consciousness

There was a time when Visitacion Valley middle school in San Francisco could have featured in a gritty US crime… Continue reading One of San Francisco’s Toughest Schools Transformed by the Power of Meditation