5 Ways to Customize Your Graduation Stoles

Jesse Alexander Events & Culture, For Educators, For Students, Graduation

Traditionally stoles are decorative sashes that graduates drape around their shoulders. They can signify special academic achievements or membership to a club. There are Greek graduation stoles, valedictorian stoles, and stoles that recognize field-specific achievements. Your stole is worth customizing because it will be a special keepsake from your graduation. Some people even frame them to hang on their walls …

Homeschool Resources

Jesse Alexander For Educators

With so many blogs about homeschooling out there, it can be hard to find quality lesson plans and printable coursework that’s well-suited for your child. Below, we’ve shared 15 of our favorite homeschool resources, which include personal blogs, how-to guides, and curriculum reviews. We hope these websites help to spark an inspiring phase in your child’s education! Homeschool.com: The #1 …

College Readiness: Are You Prepared for College?

Susan Simmons For Educators, For Students

College is Starting Soon – Prepare Yourself! At the beginning of the academic year, Yale University surveyed the new Class of 2020, asked students about subjects ranging from their demographics to their relationship status. One of the most surprising results from the survey was that less than 50% of students felt academically prepared for college. While these results can perhaps …

How to Plan a Graduation For Homeschooled Students

Kristoff Albanese For Educators, Graduation, How To

Homeschool Graduation Planning Homeschooling offers benefits for many families, but it can have its challenges. One of these struggles is making homeschool graduation seem like the big, life-changing event it is. When your child doesn’t have a class to walk with, academic awards to receive or college plans to share with peers, graduating may not seem like a very big deal …

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The Honorable Guide To Honor Societies & Honor Cords

Susan Simmons For Educators, For Students, Fun Facts, Graduation

Colleges across the world have honor society chapters that recognize students who excel in academics, leadership, service, research, and extracurricular activities. These honor societies create a community for outstanding students to develop their personal, academic, and professional goals. They foster leadership and business skills by promoting networking, holding workshops, and encouraging further education through scholarships. The Association of College Honor …

3 Things To Know About College Admissions

Kristoff Albanese For Educators, For Students

5 Experts Tell Us About College Admissions According to the National Center for Education Statistics, in fall 2015 around 20.2 million students were expected to attend an American college. This figure has increased by almost 5 million since fall 2000. With so much competition to earn a college place and so much conflicting advice out there, applying to college can …

4 Easy Steps to Save on Graduation – Daylight Savings Sale

Jesse Alexander For Educators, Fun Facts, Graduation

GraduationSource Sale Daylight savings is a time we all dread, a time when we have several clocks to adjust, and a million things to do (all at set times), times that all feel a little bit off as your body adjusts to the shift. Here’s one adjustment that we think you won’t dread – one we think you’ll actually rather …

School Fundraisers 109: Celebrate Your Success!

Jesse Alexander For Educators

6 Steps For Ending You School Fundraiser The helpful GraduationSource eBook “Fundraising for Your School: How to Raise Funds for the Best Graduation Ceremony Possible” contains a detailed and helpful chapter on the best way to end your school fundraiser. Without further ado, here’s a snippet of the chapter entitled “Celebrate Your Success”: Celebrate Your Success! Your school fundraiser event is drawing to a …

School Fundraisers 108: Cross off the Final Items

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School Fundraiser Tips The helpful Graduation Source eBook “Fundraising for Your School” contains a detailed and helpful chapter on managing your fundraiser as it’s in action and after it ends. Without further ado, here’s a snippet of the section entitled “Cross Off the Final Items”: Final Considerations for Your School Fundraising Event You’re in an exciting stage of the planning; it’s time to put …