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Re-engage Students After the Holidays!

January 2nd, 2019|

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 [...]

Learning How to Prioritize Tasks

October 17th, 2018|

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 [...]

Fire Safety and Prevention

October 3rd, 2018|

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 [...]

Asking Students for Feedback

September 19th, 2018|

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 [...]

Importance of Pre-Tests

August 23rd, 2018|

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 [...]

5 Benefits of School Spirit Wear

August 8th, 2018|

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 [...]

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

July 11th, 2018|

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 [...]

Apperson Customer Success Stories – part III

June 6th, 2018|

Apperson's customer success stories mini-series continues below with insights from Gretchen and Sandy, two of our K12 team members! "I’ve worked for Apperson for 5 ½ years and can honestly say it’s one of the [...]

Apperson Customer Success Stories – part II

May 2nd, 2018|

Welcome to another installment of our customer success stories! Today we're featuring Sarah Brown, one of our K-12 sales reps. “I love hearing how our products can be beneficial to educators, regardless of what role [...]

Apperson Customer Success Stories

April 18th, 2018|

We are excited to introduce a new mini-series featuring some of our customer success stories. Please read on to find out why Apperson has superior customer service and hear what our customers have to say! [...]

Measuring Student Engagement to Improve Instruction

April 4th, 2018|

There are three types of student engagement: behavioral, emotional, and cognitive. All three are important to analyze and understand in order to help improve your instruction in the classroom. We must accept that not all [...]

Technology Based Formative Assessments

March 14th, 2018|

Formative assessments are necessary to evaluate student comprehension, learning needs, and academic progress during a specific lesson or unit.  There are many different approaches to gathering the information needed to guide teacher instruction. Some commonly used [...]

Necessity of ACT and SAT Test Prep

February 7th, 2018|

The ACT and SAT are stressful exams for high school students. No exam can truly tell a future institution all aspects of each student. They do, however, help colleges and universities ensure their newest classes [...]

Advice for New Teachers

January 17th, 2018|

Walking into your new classroom can be intimidating, especially if it's your first time teaching. Here are some tips (directly from teachers) to keep in mind as you get adjusted in your classroom. Breathe. Don't [...]

Teaching New Concepts Without a Lecture

January 10th, 2018|

Coming up with new and interesting ways to present subject matter can sometimes be a challenge. Instead of defaulting to lecture mode, consider some of these other methods! Flip your classroom. Have them do an [...]

Bouncing Back After the Holidays

January 3rd, 2018|

It’s easy to get burnt out right before a holiday break. Now that we’re back from a long weekend, it can be difficult for you and your students to get back into the swing of [...]