Educating is hard. Let parents help!

The original opening for this blog post shared a real life scenario highlighting how hard educators' jobs are. The scenario happened just last week to a school counselor I know. ...

7 Tips to Get Your Kids Talking

We know the feeling.  You want to get your kids talking and know about every minute of your children’s days of school (What did you learn? What did you...

You’re Good! The Truth of First Days of School

First days of school.  On Facebook and Instagram they look like cute pictures of kids, impressive classrooms, and beautiful libraries. The reality is crying kids at drop off and buses...

Homework: Friend or Foe?

Kristin Jeffrey is a former teacher, mother of two tweens, and school board member.  She's had the chance to see homework from many lens! In this post she shares...

Successful School Newsletters: The Secret Sauce

Kimberly Robinson has been a Teacher, Family Engagement Specialist, and leader of after-school programs for the YMCA.  She brings all of these experiences to help Possip school partners maximize...

Recess In the Cold

At Possip when the weather gets cold we tend to hear more from parents about recess.  Parents and schools both want kids to be healthy, happy, and relaxed. Schools get...