Summer Vacation Boredom Busters

Feel like you’re running out of ideas to keep your kids entertained in the dog days of summer? Look no further. View full post on Common Sense Blog – Parenting, media, and everything in between – No name #pso #htcs #b4inc Read More

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The 4 Lessons I Hope My Teens Learn From Their 1st Summer Jobs

Yep, even First Daughter Sasha Obama has gotten herself a summer job. She is staffing the drive-thru window at one of her parents’ favorite seafood joints on Martha’s Vineyard, accompanied to work for her four-hour shifts by six Secret Servicemen. Summer jobs are a rite of passage and both my…

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Transitioning Summer PD into Student Growth

Having a robust professional learning network has lead us to find so many new professional development opportunities.  Matt and I attended iPadpalooza in Austin this June and while we had tremendous learning and inspiration it begs […] The post Transitioning Summer PD into Student Growth appeared first on EducationCloset. View full…

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2016 Summer Connectivity Conference Recap

The 2016 summer Connectivity conference is in the books! It was a truly amazing day of learning in areas of arts integration, STEAM education, and MakerSpaces, attended by an incredible community of educators who were […] The post 2016 Summer Connectivity Conference Recap appeared first on EducationCloset. View full post…

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22 Magical Photos Of Kids Enjoying Summer Around The World

Summer is a glorious time for kids. The warmer weather and break from school brings possibilities for outdoor play, sports, fun in the water and more. We’ve rounded up some breathtaking photos of kids enjoying the season around the world, from the U.S. to India to Greenland to Chile. The warm…

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STEAMing into Summer Learning

If you are planning to take advantage of Educations Closet’s STEAM Conference starting Thursday but you just can’t wait another day for the learning to begin, here is something to whet your appetite!  The great […] The post STEAMing into Summer Learning appeared first on EducationCloset. View full post on…

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‘Bump’ The Risk of Summer Heat

With the mid-point of the summer season blazing forth, heat waves such as that experienced by the New York area last week are not out of sight yet. While uncomfortable for most, brutally high temperatures and humidity can be especially exhausting – and dangerous – for the expectant mom, whose…

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Your Summer Bucket List

Dear educators, happy summer to each one of you! Thank you for the incredible work you do and the dedication you demonstrate on behalf of our students every single day of the year. We at […] The post Your Summer Bucket List appeared first on EducationCloset. View full post on…

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