20 Jan 2020

New Online Resource from Apperson helps Teachers and Parents Teach Character Development

Character education supports students’ social and emotional development and teaches them how to be productive, positive citizens and role models. To support schools in providing character education as part of their work to teach the whole child, Apperson, Inc, announces the launch of The Character Tree, a new character development online resource for first [...]

14 Nov 2019

Which Multiple Choice Form is Right For You?

Our most frequent question from our customers is “which form should I choose?” The most important thing to keep in mind is that not all forms work in all machines. People often think of our product as a “Scantron”. Scantron™ is a company that has a variety of scanners that may or may [...]

2 Jan 2019

Re-engage Students After the Holidays!

The holidays for teachers and students are full of fun distractions and the thought of going back to school after the holiday excitement can be daunting. Getting students back into their normal routine is often a challenge for teachers, students, and parents. Here are some of our helpful tips and tricks you might find helpful [...]

17 Oct 2018

Learning How to Prioritize Tasks

It’s no secret that teachers have a lot on their plate. Learning how to prioritize all the tasks expected can be a challenge. Here are some quick tips on how to make balancing those tasks (and your sanity) a little easier. Learn to say no. Really! You are not obligated to accept every request that [...]

3 Oct 2018

Fire Safety and Prevention

Fire safety and fire prevention is important information for students to know and understand. Preparing students for what to do in case of an emergency can be life-saving, and it is imperative that students retain this information. October 8 – 14 is Fire Prevention Week, so take this time to go over what students need [...]

19 Sep 2018

Asking Students for Feedback

Asking students for their feedback can be a helpful way for teachers to make informed decisions when adjusting their curriculum and classroom instruction.  There are a variety of approaches you can take to accumulate this feedback. Read on to see some suggestions on what teachers are doing! 1 - Have students fill out an anonymous [...]

23 Aug 2018

Importance of Pre-Tests

It’s the start of a new school year, and you have a whole new classroom of students to teach. Before you jump into your curriculum, take a moment to consider the benefits of administering a pre-test to your class. Having the ability to quickly see what a student knows at the beginning of the year [...]

8 Aug 2018

5 Benefits of School Spirit Wear

School spirit apparel is a great thing to offer for a multitude of reasons. Check out our list below and see why you need to get involved! Increase School Spirit Show your pride in your school and your community. You can even have specified spirit wear days or spirit week to increase engagement. This is [...]

11 Jul 2018

Apperson Launches DataLink ACT/SAT to Help Students Prepare for High-Stakes Tests

Apperson recently launched a new software solution to help schools and test-prep centers better prepare students for the ACT and SAT tests. DataLink ACT/SAT allows educators and test-prep instructors to quickly scan in and grade the practice test answer sheets, and analyze the results so they can help students prepare for these high-stakes tests. The software works [...]