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“A” is for April and ART Month!

April 15, 2014

MtTaborArtSMYou may have heard, it’s Art Month in the Free Store for Teachers. That means we have art supplies. From colored pencils, crayons and markers, to paint, watercolors and pastels! We are excited to have these to offer our teacher shoppers. (more…)

Decipher’s Donation

March 18, 2014

Most of us probably aren’t that great at math. In fact, it’s safe to say that most of us try to avoid the subject completely. But not Kristin Luck, President & CMO of Decipher, a marketing research and survey software… Read more »

Pack-a-Palooza

March 13, 2014

There’s a sense of freshness in the air. Flowers are beginning to bloom. The rain is slowly being replaced by more and more sun. Spring is just around the corner. And with the reviving nature attributed to this time of… Read more »

March is “Tech Month”

March 11, 2014

The classroom is an ever changing and evolving landscape. Think about it. When you were in school, what did you use more to do research; the Dewey Decimal System or Google? Exactly. The classroom has come an incredibly long way… Read more »

Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program

March 6, 2014

This year, Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million to nonprofits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. Think about that for a second. That’s roughly $625,000 each quarter being pumped into community organizations, nonprofits, and of course, local schools. Sounds pretty… Read more »

The benefits of writing, the Haiku

February 27, 2014

Ahh the Haiku. Say it out loud to yourself a couple of times. Haiku. Haiku. Haiku. It’s pleasant isn’t? It’s as if a soft wind is lightly massaging your neck, slowly drifting by as you lookout over a deep and… Read more »