We’re Thankful for You!
We’ve Extended our Teacher Appreciation Week Promotion! We know you work hard day after day. That’s why we want to thank you for all that you do. Enroll in a PLS course between Monday, May 8 and Friday, May 19, 2023 and earn a $50 Amazon.com Gift Card* for each course you successfully complete. How […]Read Article
Celebrating Women’s History Month with a ...
March is Women’s History Month – the celebration and acknowledgment of the contributions and achievements of women who have had an everlasting impact on our world. There are a number of ways to share these contributions with your students, and we think reading about them in age-appropriate books is a great place to start! That’s […]Read Article
Catching up with PLS Instructor, Chris VonVolke...
PLS instructor, Chris VonVolkenburg, recently taught the course, Developing Executive Function to Empower Learners™ (DEF), on-site. Held at Asbury Woods Nature Center in Erie, Pennsylvania, the 6-week course focused on developing and strengthening executive function in the areas of organization and planning, focus and attention, working memory, effort and resilience, cognitive flexibility, self-directedness, and inhibitory […]Read Article
Women’s History Month: Women Making a Dif...
Officially established within the United States in March 1987, Women’s History Month is an important time to honor the outstanding accomplishments of women both historically and in our current times (Women’s History Month, n.d.). One area where women have made significant strides is the field of education, where they have played a key role in […]Read Article
4 Ways to Help Build Students Self-Esteem
Self-esteem is critical when it comes to our sense of wellbeing and our ability to take action and ownership of our lives. As an educator, you can play a key role in helping students develop a healthy level of self-esteem and a positive self-image by modeling behaviors and guiding activities. The classroom has the potential […]Read Article
St. Patrick’s Day Worksheets for K-3
If you’re looking for ways to entertain your elementary students this St. Patrick’s Day, today is your lucky day! Here are two golden (coin) worksheets that really sham-ROCK. Green Scavenger Hunt Grade-Level: K-3 In this worksheet, encourage your students to find the green items listed and record them on the line provided. Note: Kindergarten students […]Read Article