How exciting to take the class outdoors and head to Soundview Camp with the first through third graders at my school! This was a special trip to me because it was the first time I’ve ever planned an overnight trip for three classes of lower elementary students and chaperones. It’s hard to believe I’d been… Continue reading Off To Camp We Go!
One of the questions I see often from our users is “I have multiple classes, and I want to be able to add an event to more than one class, rather than posting the same thing over and over.” Or, “We are having an all 4th grade party, and I want to create one sign… Continue reading Tips & Tricks- School Accounts
As teachers, we want to make sure that we are creating a welcoming environment where parents feel at ease to contact us for any reason about their child. In most cases, we are not in contact with parents on a daily basis, and so establishing relationships and trust can be challenging. Teachers have many outlets… Continue reading 6 Ways to Boost Engagement Within Your Parent Community On Bloomz
When thrown into the churning tank of education, Bloomz managed to swim with the sharks! Recently the Bloomz team attended the #SharkTankEDU event that evaluates emerging tech solutions to real challenges in school communities, by connecting edtech startups with educator and parent “Sharks”. #SharkTankEDU provides a platform for educators to critically assess the products of… Continue reading Bloomz Makes a Big Splash at #SharkTankEDU
Hey Seattle Bloomzers! (No, that’s not a word) with the Holidays upon us, the Bloomz team wanted to provide you with a nice offer to spend more time with the family. See, here at Bloomz we are all about fun, engaged parenting and what better time to prove that than the Holidays! That’s why… Continue reading Special Offer – The Nutcracker Seattle
Oh Valentine’s Day. The Holiday that is supposed to be about love, but is high on the list of hate for teachers all over the Nation. Teachers dread it- the parties, the food, the candy, the games, those cards…. managing all of that is enough to send teachers (who have probably just finished report cards… Continue reading 4 Ways to Make Valentine Parties Easy and Enjoyable for Everyone in the Classroom
User Question- Why am I getting “connection requests” from people on Bloomz? What does that do? I hear this question a lot from both teachers and parents. Most of the time, they are wary of this invite. It becomes the “friend request on Facebook from the person that you may have went to elementary school… Continue reading Tips and Tricks: Connection Requests