Government Programs Provide Child-Care Aid

Posted by Vanco Education on Jul 20, 2018 1:40:00 PM

It’s a problem that many low-income families face: My child(ren) must have child care before and after school, but I might not... Read More

Attracting Students to Teaching

Posted by Vanco Education on Jul 16, 2018 3:08:00 PM

Help wanted: Teachers. Grant money available to educate and recruit. Read More

How to Attract Students to Your Community Education Classes

Posted by Vanco Education on Jul 10, 2018 2:06:00 PM

You have developed your community education course meticulously. The curriculum is well-organized and the materials are all... Read More

Schools Get Involved in Voter Registration

Posted by Vanco Education on Jul 2, 2018 5:05:00 PM

As the 2018 midterm elections draw closer, voter-registration drives are operating at full steam. One of the prime targets of... Read More

Advanced Placement Trend Debate: Public vs Private Schools

Posted by Vanco Education on Jun 28, 2018 5:38:00 PM

The number of schools offering Advanced Placement courses and the number of students taking them were at an all-time high in the... Read More

Recruiting for a Community Arts Board

Posted by Vanco Education on Jun 14, 2018 3:28:00 PM

A community arts organization needs three things to survive and thrive: Read More

The Case for Continuously Updating Your Website

Posted by Vanco Education on Jun 13, 2018 5:17:00 PM

As a school or community arts/education organization, you have probably invested a lot of money and human capital in developing a... Read More

Innovation: Key to Reaching Today’s Students

Posted by Vanco Education on Jun 12, 2018 5:21:00 PM

Innovation drives our society. Read More

Filling the Teacher Gap

Posted by Vanco Education on Jun 5, 2018 3:14:00 PM

School districts are caught in a teacher trap. That is, the student population is rising, while the number of teachers is... Read More

Reversing the Nation’s STEM Shortfall

Posted by Vanco Education on May 28, 2018 2:11:00 PM

The push to encourage students to explore education in the STEM fields – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics –... Read More

Innovative Programs Pique Students’ Interests

Posted by Vanco Education on May 24, 2018 3:59:00 PM

Three students at Noblesville High School in Indiana have received patents for work they did in class. Students at Hamilton... Read More

The Trends in Summer Camp Programming

Posted by Vanco Education on May 23, 2018 1:35:00 PM

Theme Weeks for Summer Camps

Posted by Vanco Education on May 21, 2018 3:41:00 PM

First in a series on summer camp themes and trends for 2018. Read More

Summer Perfect Time for Arts Groups to Attract Youth

Posted by Vanco Education on May 18, 2018 4:38:00 PM

The end of the school year is fast approaching, which means the start of summer educational, recreational and enrichment programs... Read More

Physical Literacy Makes Way Into Schools

Posted by Vanco Education on May 14, 2018 3:34:00 PM

Just because physical education class continues to be a declining force in K-12 schools nationwide, does not mean students are... Read More

Finding the Right Repertoire for Community Orchestras

Posted by Vanco Education on May 10, 2018 4:48:00 PM

Community orchestras may not be as widespread as other community arts organizations, such as theater companies, but they can make... Read More

A Dream Season for Community Theater Companies

Posted by Vanco Education on May 8, 2018 4:04:00 PM

Developing a season that will entertain audiences with a variety of shows can prove challenging for a community theater company.... Read More

The Case for Teaching American Culture in Adult Education

Posted by Vanco Education on Apr 30, 2018 1:21:00 PM

Adults who are taking English as a Second Language courses are often newcomers to the United States. And while they need to learn... Read More

6 Ways to Attract Students to School Music Programs

Posted by Vanco Education on Apr 26, 2018 5:09:00 PM

You’re in charge of a K-12 arts education curriculum, and you’ve navigated those tricky waters of obtaining funding for your... Read More

Adult Ed Adopting Flipped Classrooms

Posted by Vanco Education on Apr 16, 2018 5:29:00 PM

The “flipped classroom” concept – in which basic information is consumed online with class time devoted to related discussion and... Read More

Year-Round Education Offers Many Challenges

Posted by Vanco Education on Apr 4, 2018 4:56:00 PM

Spring break is over in most K-12 schools, and only two to three months remain in the academic year – for most students. But for... Read More