How to Apply for a Scholarship This Year
It’s that time again – admissions season. More specifically, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to finance and support your higher education.
What Is Spirit Wear?
Spiritwear refers to wearables like T-shirts, hoodies, and sweatshirts that capture a school’s unique spirit, representing the corresponding colors, logo, and mascot to facilitate a sense of pride and unity.
Things We Wish Someone Told Us Senior Year (Part 2)
First-generation college student? Pursuing a technical career? Trying to navigate the next steps before you cross the graduation stage? Applying to college but don’t know how? This one’s for you.
Things We Wish Someone Told Us Senior Year (Part 1)
Once you walk across the graduation stage, things change – whether you’re ready for them or not. Suddenly, all the structure vanishes. No classes, no extracurriculars, no early mornings or all-nighters, no unavoidable social interactions, no homework, no tests, no set path. You may already be 18, but the transition from high school to the […]
Top 5 Tips for New Teachers
The first day of school means something completely different when you’re a teacher, especially when you’re a new or first-time teacher. Not only are you back in the familiar yet foreign environment of the classroom, but you’re in a position of influence, power, and expectations. You come with more knowledge and experience, but you’re in […]
Spiritwear for the Ages: High School, Junior High, Middle School, & Elementary School
Looking back, we remember our first experiences with spiritwear at a young age, maybe before middle school even. Yet, it started to feel cool from middle school and beyond – like it was something to pursue. We looked up to our high school role models at the football games decked out in football spiritwear and […]
Fall Field Trip Ideas to Try in 2021
Field trips have the potential to be the highlight of a school year for all ages. Both educational and exciting, these day trips allow students to get out of the classroom and stretch their legs (and minds). In the long run, these excursions are often more memorable than any given individual lesson. That being said, […]
The Importance of School Clubs and Organizations
What do you remember most about school? It’s likely not the tests, assignments, iffy lunches, or early hours. Instead, it’s probably your classmates, teachers, club events, and other academic organizations. Without those integral social aspects of education, school would be a one-note experience – all academics, all the time. The key to a pleasant school […]
Prepping to Go Back to School: Reminders for Teachers
Teachers, this one is for you! Summer has really gone by in a flash, hasn’t it? Now you probably see back-to-school planograms everywhere you go, from the supermarket to the department stores advertising different deals and storewide sales. This usually elicits one of two responses: panic because time has run out or relief because you […]
Prepping to Go Back to School: A Student Guide
If you’ve been to your local supermarket recently, you’ve probably seen evidence of BTS – “back to school,” that is. Those yellow pencil boxes, buckets, and bins are likely filled to the brim with all the essentials for students of every age. Sure, summer isn’t quite at a close, but it’s never too early to […]