Blog posts of '2014' 'September'

Tips to Get Students More Engaged in Their Education

Engaging students in the classroom is one of the most difficult tasks for any educator. There's no one-size-fits-all solution for getting kids engaged in their work and their education; solutions need to be case-specific and tailored to your school, your classroom, and your students. Above all, gett...

Submit a Creative Design in our Creativity Scholarship Contest

The Geddes Creativity Scholarship Contest

Here at Raymond Geddes we enjoy not only supplying students with all of the school supplies they need, but making these products fun and exciting with creative designs. In keeping with the ethos of our products, we'd like to offer a scholarship opportunity to students who have ideas for creative d...

How to Build Positive Attitudes with Students

how to build positive attitudes with your students

The beginning of the year is a highly formative time in a student's experience of the school year. It can dictate patterns of behavior that can last for the entire year. Students begin the year with a variety of expectations, some of them positive and some negative. It's incredibly important to cu...

School Store Profits Provide for Scholarships

how to organize your classroom effectively

Revenue generated from the school store can be used for any number of purposes, from general funding for the school to reinvesting in the store itself. One school in Cleveland has created a unique initiative for the funding from its school store that rewards successful students.

Cleveland High Sc...