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Why School Counselors Are the “Heart” of the School

By |2020-03-12T18:18:27+00:00March 12th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The main goal of school counselors is not only to help students thrive personally, academically, and socially, but also in exploring their college and career options after school. They are also uniquely equipped to bridge the gap between students and their parents, teachers, and school staff. Due to the positive contribution to schools, it is worth [...]

How Can Nationwide School Staffing Help Your Educational Institution?

By |2020-03-06T16:32:08+00:00March 6th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Educational staffing is something that every single learning institution has to worry about. There are teacher shortages everywhere and there are always schools in need of qualified educators. Nationwide school staffing can solve this problem by matching teachers to schools all over the country. Thanks to online resources, teachers can seek out jobs anywhere in the [...]

Kids Getting Too Much Screen Time? Tips to Decrease the Negative Effects

By |2020-03-06T16:25:26+00:00March 6th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Parents, teachers, and health officials have been increasingly concerned about children and screen time. Too much screen time, whether at home or in school, has been linked to several health problems, including insomnia, obesity, and vision issues. However, screen time can also be vital to learning nowadays. So how do you reap the benefits of technology [...]

Top 3 Reasons Your Students Need Sensory Screening Every Year

By |2019-12-11T15:14:07+00:00December 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Adding health screenings at school should be a part of every school budget plan. School sensory screenings can help to identify children that are suffering from health sensory problems, and help parents to get them the early intervention that they need to overcome them. A recent study shows that 25% of school-age children suffer from undiagnosed [...]

Title I: What Is It And What Can It Do For My School?

By |2019-12-05T17:32:43+00:00October 7th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, authorized by the Every Student succeeds Act (ESSA), offers financial assistance to schools and local educational agencies with a high percentage of children from low-income families. Title I ensures all children meet state academic standards to ensure every student succeeds.   Some of the highlights of the [...]

Essential Vision Screening Facts Parents and Teachers Should Know

By |2019-12-05T17:33:14+00:00September 22nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

13.5 million children in America suffer from vision problems. Many of these children may not need surgery but will require eyeglasses as a first correction measure. For those who will require eyeglasses but lack insurance, things may be rough as they are three times more likely not to receive the eyeglasses. Regular vision screening in schools is [...]

The Value Of School Sensory Screening, Pinpoint And Treat Vision And Hearing Problems

By |2019-12-05T17:33:31+00:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Prevalence Of Vision And Hearing Problems In Children With August being Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, more attention than ever is being paid to school sensory exams. In the U.S., vision problems affect a fourth of the age demographic between five and seventeen years old, according to the National Commission on Vision and Health. [...]

4 Ways School Counselors Can Help Both Students And Staff

By |2019-12-05T17:33:52+00:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

School counselors are there to help students thrive socially, personally, and academically. Counselors assist students in exploring their college and career options and to help them through emotionally trying times. But school counselors can also help teachers and school staff with the services they provide. Here are four ways school counselors help both students and staff, [...]

School’s Out! Time to Get Ready for Next Year’s Vision and Hearing Screening

By |2019-12-05T17:34:14+00:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Importance of Yearly Screenings Schools are known for a lot of things. End of year exams, sports teams and athletic events, parent teacher conference, school dances, and the like. When thinking about getting ready for the next school year, most people (parents, teachers, and students) aren't thinking about vision and hearing tests. Vision and hearing [...]

What Schools Should Know Before Working With a Staffing Agency

By |2019-12-05T17:34:38+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

In order to provide their students with the best education possible, schools need to have the right staff members. And while teachers account for about half of the public school workforce, other staff members like guidance counselors, speech therapists, and nurses make up the other 50%. This means school boards have a wide variety of school [...]