Month: February 2020

Tips for Using Technology in the Classroom

1. Use a Noise Meter (we particularly like the one on our website or on our app). There are plenty of good options. You can use the noise meter to keep the class quiet or set a high bar and see if they can get excited and set off the meter (assuming you have something… Read more »

Stay Social, While Staying Sane

We all need to be aware of how social media can affect our mental health, but the risks are even greater for children and teens. Parents know that social media can expose kids to cyber-bullies and predators, but a study at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine also showed that the more time young… Read more »

Hardcore Tips to Beat Cold and Flu Season

We had such a good response to yesterday’s post, that we’ve collected some additional tips that are not for the faint of heart. We wouldn’t exactly recommend these tips for more than entertain or only for those who really want to got to extremes to prevent the cold and flu. 1. Vitamin load There are… Read more »

Tips to beat cold and flu season

This tips Tuesday was inspired by a member of our team, who is at home with a daughter sick with the flu. 1. Get the flu shot Even in years where the vaccine is not as effective, the flu shot is one of the best ways to prevent infection. 2. Wash your hands – all… Read more »