Courtney Broedell, Author at Apperson

Courtney Broedell

About Courtney Broedell

Courtney joined Apperson in October 2016 as a Marketing Project Coordinator. She is an honors graduate from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Courtney has a degree in English, a minor in journalism, and a certification in professional writing. In her free time, Courtney enjoys reading, binge-watching Netflix, and attempting to lift weights at the gym.
19 Jul 2017

Communities in Schools of Renton Partners with Class Packs by Apperson

By | July 19th, 2017|K12|0 Comments

The Renton School District is helping their students get the school supplies that they need to succeed. They aim to help low-income Renton students achieve their fullest potential with the needed school supplies. Communities in Schools of Renton is the nation’s leading dropout prevention program. Their mission is to surround students with a community of [...]

12 Jul 2017

Class Packs by Apperson Partners with Issaquah Schools Foundation

By | July 12th, 2017|K12|0 Comments

The Issaquah Schools Foundation has partnered with Class Packs by Apperson to gather school supplies for their local K-12 students. Their goal is to supply 1,000 students with complete Class Packs through the donations of others. Class Packs by Apperson is offering free delivery directly to the Tools4School event in August. Tools4school is a community-wide [...]

5 Jul 2017

13 Books to Read if You Liked 13 Reasons Why

By | July 5th, 2017|K12|0 Comments

13 Reasons Why has become a controversial topic, especially in schools. Some schools are using this book as an opportunity to discuss mental health, while others have banned this book. If you are looking for books with similar tough subject matter, then this list is for you. Please be aware that these books are for [...]

28 Jun 2017

Class Packs by Apperson Attends National PTA Convention

By | June 28th, 2017|K12|0 Comments

Last week, we represented our newest program Class Packs by Apperson at the National PTA Convention in Las Vegas. What a great experience! We talked to so many different people from across the country and got a feel for the different needs of schools. We really enjoyed getting different perspectives from parents, teachers, school board [...]

21 Jun 2017

Resource Challenged: The Classroom’s Bare Supply Closet – part III

By | June 21st, 2017|K12|0 Comments

Fundraising is hard. Getting parents, teachers, and students to participate can be extremely difficult and frustrating. Apperson reached out to the National PTA audience with a survey on fundraising to see what has and has not been working for them. The responses were outstanding. 66% of respondents said they felt the parent organization supports their [...]

14 Jun 2017

Fun Summer Jobs for Teachers

By | June 14th, 2017|Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Teachers, we know the summer supposed to be your time to relax. But if you find yourself getting stir crazy and you miss the excitement of work, we’ve got you covered. Here are five summer jobs that are perfect for teachers! 1. Camp Counselor This can be a great part-time or full-time summer position, depending [...]

7 Jun 2017

10 Summer Must-Do Activities

By | June 7th, 2017|Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Summer is the time where you can finally relax and unwind, at least for a little bit! Here is a list of 10 things that should be on your summer to-do list. Go on a Road Trip Now is the time to take that adventure you’ve always thought about. Whether it’s a full-fledged cross-country exploration [...]

31 May 2017

Name Brand Stores with Teacher Discounts

By | May 31st, 2017|Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Teachers, we know you work hard. Check out our list of retail stores that help support teachers by offering special discounts and promotions. All store discounts in the list have been verified! Banana Republic – 15% off full-priced purchases for both students and teachers, in stores only Barnes & Noble – Sign up for their [...]

24 May 2017

Innovative Classroom Ideas

By | May 24th, 2017|K12|0 Comments

Creating new and interesting presentations in the classroom is a great way to help keep students engaged and invested in learning. Try some of these approaches in your own classroom and see what works best for you!* Mastery Learning Mastery learning is making sure that your students fully grasp a concept before moving forward with [...]

17 May 2017

Punny End of the Year Gifts for Students

By | May 17th, 2017|K12|0 Comments

The end of the school year is just around the corner. Show your students how much you appreciated them by handing out one of these great gift ideas! "Hope you have a sweet summer!"                 "You blew me away this year!"               [...]