Bring the Olympics to School with Books, Lessons and Conversation

New American role models will be created with the commencement of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Incredible feats of athleticism will inspire global fascination and broken records will stoke the fires within the next generation of Olympians. Indeed, the Olympics are one of the few worldwide events that capture the attention of almost everyone everywhere regardless of age, occupation or nationality. The event itself is full of history and yet also an inextricable part of […]

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7 Ways to Keep Every Kind of Student Engaged Over Winter Break

Teachers and students alike reach winter break with a sense of relief. Finally, a break from homework, critical thinking and long days! However, for teachers that relief is eventually replaced by nervousness. Without the every day routines and academic assignments that school provides, students start to gradually lose the knowledge they’ve been working so hard to gain through the first half of the year. For example, studies have proven that students’ reading skills regress, some […]

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