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Preventing Coronavirus / Contagious Diseases in Schools

Kid.io strives to put school safety first, no matter what. This includes protecting students, staff, and teachers from anything that could be problematic. Right now, the Coronavirus or COVID-19 is on everyone’s mind and is creating excessive amounts of anxiety and questions especially around preventing contagious diseases like coronavirus in schools. Today, Kid.io is determined to answer as… Continue reading Preventing Coronavirus / Contagious Diseases in Schools

Top 12 Part-Time Business Ideas for Teachers

Read on to discover the top 12 part-time business ideas for teachers in 2020. Teaching is a fulfilling but challenging job that takes up a lot of your time. From grading papers to preparing exams and pop quizzes, a teacher’s workday rarely stops once their students go home.But during summer, when school is out, teachers… Continue reading Top 12 Part-Time Business Ideas for Teachers

Simplifying School Safety With Software

Living in a busy society, parents don’t have the time to spend worrying about their children’s safety during school hours. But they often do. From the time a student arrives at school until the dismissal bell rings, parents leave the safety of their children in the hands of school personnel and district policies. To help… Continue reading Simplifying School Safety With Software

Investing in a Safe Learning Environment for Your Students

Asafe learning environment enables students to thrive in school. If a student feels uncomfortable, for any reason, it can negatively impact the learning process and impede their entire future. There are many variables that can go into making a child feel unsafe at school, from bullying to threats of violent activity to not feeling heard. Students… Continue reading Investing in a Safe Learning Environment for Your Students

The Impact of Great Teachers

Given the opportunity to write something for Teacher Appreciation Week, I’ve been lucky enough to have more than one great and inspiring teacher come to mind. But no teacher has impacted me more than Ms. Shaw. This is that story. Ten years, that’s how long I’ve known Tahvia Shaw, Principal of Terrace Community Middle School in Thonotosassa, Florida. But back then… Continue reading The Impact of Great Teachers

Taking Control of Dismissal Changes – Part Two

This second article dives deep into specific safety school characteristics and the effects of a schedule change management. These include emergency contact management, carpooling, message confirmation, special needs, custody issues, after-school programs, and most importantly teachers time. In part one I defined schedule change management, and how the system works to aid school staff in the process.… Continue reading Taking Control of Dismissal Changes – Part Two

Taking Control of Dismissal Changes – Part One

Multi-ethnic elementary school children standing in front of school bus.

How is a parent’s end of day dismissal changes for their child regulated on a daily basis? On an average, a school with 400 students receives a total of up to 40-50 change requests via emails or phone calls to the front desk or to the individual teachers every day. As we are approaching 2018,… Continue reading Taking Control of Dismissal Changes – Part One

Shorter School Winter Dismissals, Warmer Children = Safer Schools

Winter can be one of the best times of the year. Students love to play in the snow. Who doesn’t like to make snow angels or throw snowballs at each other!? However, as winter quickly approaches, the cold wintry months can cause students to get sick, traffic delays and school closures. The PikMyKid system was… Continue reading Shorter School Winter Dismissals, Warmer Children = Safer Schools

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