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Amazing Animal Adaptations!
02/02/2023 ● By Lexie Briggs
Have you ever wondered why animals look the way they do? Why do beavers have such large buck teeth? Why do salmon have pale bellies?Read More »
Electronic Waste Competition is Here!
01/02/2023 ● By Daniel Hiestand
The competition runs from January to Earth Day in April and invites all county elementary, middle, K8, and high schools—staff, students, and parents—to divert toxic electronics from the waste stream.Read More »
Whose Homework is it Anyway?
07/28/2022 ● By Rick Epstein
A new school year is about to begin, and millions of parents are eager to get started on their kids’ homework.Read More »
We’re All Connected
01/31/2022 ● By Museum of Natural and Cultural History
The world is full of amazing animals, from enormous elephants to tiny termites. There are roughly 8.7 million species of animals found on Earth. It’s our planet’s biodiversity and the connections between all living things that make Earth a unique, wonderful place to live!Read More »
A Bit of Magic!
11/30/2021 ● By Robyn Anderson
Do you believe in magic or magical creatures? Before you say, “no,” stop and think. Do you make a wish as you blow out your birthday candles, or pick up a penny for good luck?Read More »
Back-to-School Gear, Gadgets and Gizmos
09/01/2021 ● By Kelli Matthews
Heading back to school may look different this year, but having the right gear and gadgets can make it feel like a fresh start for a new school year.Read More »
Juggling Struggling and Advanced Students in the Classroom
09/01/2021 ● By Morgan Jemmali
This fall, after a 4-term Covid slide, on top of the summer slide, K-12 teachers will experience the largest scale of disparities of skill levels among students, and math teachers will witness more and tougher cases than their colleagues.Read More »
Welcome To the Year After
09/01/2021 ● By Joshua Hirschstein
Will my elementary/middle/high school child’s future abilities and opportunities be limited because of a “shallower” year of school-room study?Read More »
Back-to-School Bike Safety
09/01/2021 ● By Pilar Bradshaw, M.D., F.A.A.P.
The reality is that every year many kids are seriously injured in bicycle accidents. Taking a few precautions can help your kids stay safe on their wheels.Read More »
Back to School in Nature
09/01/2021 ● By Beth Stein
There are countless ways you can prep for “back to school” as well as complement a traditional curriculum while having healthy outdoor adventures in nature.Read More »