Busy kids and parents alike means keeping track of all your to-dos is a bigger challenge than ever. Homework, permission slips, gym clothes, lunch, class projects - the list never ends. To avoid last-minute scrambling before ushering the kids out the door, we have an easy tip to help keep you and your kids organized.... Continue Reading →
Believe it or not, Fourth of July is just around the corner! If you're still deciding what to cook for Independence Day, we've got a few great ideas for the grill and beyond!
The rise of social media sites, smart phones and online shopping have reshaped much of how we operate on a daily basis. Because of how "online" everything is, grabbing attention from a large audience can be pretty easy if you know how to use the tools! Here are some simple tips to utilize when promoting your fundraiser online:
Even if you are running a great catalog fundraiser, encouraging students to participate can be tricky. Also, you don't want to spend much money on incentives because that will cut down on your fundraising profits. Mixed Bag Designs fundraiser reps have worked with lots of schools and groups, and we've compiled some awesome incentives from... Continue Reading →
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Learn more about the Future Project and how it hopes to transform our educational system. The Future Project spreads creative thinking and empowers students inside and outside the classroom. Learn about this and other school-related news on The Mixed Bag Designs blog.
NEA Today offers exclusive tips for teachers on saving money in the classroom. Use these top tips for classroom supply budgets to save money this Fall and have a successful classroom! These tips will save some money and inspire any school teacher!
School is out, and many students will have extra time on their hands without all the homework and fundraisers that comes with each school year. Volunteering a few days a week is a great way to keep active in the community, make new friends and network, and feel good about giving back to society.
Sometimes, even those of us most determined to make positive life changes like going green and living more simply find it difficult to keep it together and not get lost in the shuffle of other summer obligations. Here are some great tips to keep in mind when you’re struggling to make your life a little greener amid the chaos.