Five Awesome Themes for Decorating Your Classroom

The new school year will be starting before you’ve even had the chance to perfect your summer tan. You’ve got a long list of things to do to prep for the year ahead, and one of them includes getting your classroom ready. Whether you’re brand new to teaching this year, or you’re a veteran teacher

Discussing Recent Tragedies With Young Students: Tips for Teachers

When heartbreaking events occur around the world, children are often affected more than they may outwardly show. Although tragedies, like mass shootings or natural disasters, are a difficult topic of discussion, it is important to maintain open communication with young students—to help them navigate their complex emotions, and to create a harmonious environment, where children

10 Ways for New Teachers to Prep for the Year Ahead

Summer is (finally) here! Whether you’re teaching through the season, or taking a much-needed breather, there is plenty to do to prep for the next school year (it will be here before you know it, after all). Here are our top 10 tips for new teachers to get ready for the year ahead. Seriously, Relax

Improving Education, Changing the World: Meet the Director of Sanford Harmony

Scott Page, Director of Sanford Harmony at National University, has always had a passion for helping young children thrive. From working in textbook publishing to developing educational technology for struggling readers to teaching first and fourth grades, Page has played an active role in helping students become successful learners. However, throughout his 20 years on