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15th Anniversary of September 11th

9/11 Day of Remembrance On this day, the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11th terrorist attacks, we take the time to remember the brave men and women who lost their lives, as well as their families and the first responders. In service to others and with acts of kindness, we can honor their legacy and …

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Happy 4th of July

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Independence Day 2016 We hope you have a fabulous holiday celebrating and relaxing with family, friends and fireworks! Team (formerly VolunteerSpot) is celebrating too . . . check out why our NEW name means big things, click here.   Also see: Red, White & Blue Snack Ideas Independence Day Craft Ideas Healthy Summer Snack Ideas

Friendship & Identity in the Digital Age

Friendship and Identity

Webinar Recording with Slides Didn’t catch our free parenting webinar on helping kids find friendship and identity in the digital age? Don’t fret! We have free access to the full recording with slides here! Author, speaker and expert, Devorah Heitner, PhD or shared a mindful, thought-provoking hour with parents discussing everything from social media …

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Free Webinar: Friendship & Identity in the Digital Age

Friendship and Identity in the Digital Age Webinar

Digital Parenting Advice and Best Practices Parenting these days is no easy feat! With new apps churning out every minute, and the 24-hour social media cycle, it’s hard to stay “in the know” with our children and be the support and mentors they need as they navigate finding friends (and themselves) in the digital world. …

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6 Ways To Treat Your Mom


How to Spoil Your Mom for Mother’s Day Looking for a fun Mother’s Day gift students can make for “mom”? Check out these fun ideas we found on Pinterest! Day of Chores via Clementine Creative *** Homemade Spa via Reason to Skip the Housework  *** Breakfast in Bed via Studio DIY *** Exclusive Brunch via …

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5 Field Day Time-savers

Field Day Sign-ups

School Field Day Ideas Planning a unique and fresh Field Day? We’ve got 5 FUN ideas for saving time and boosting parent involvement! Free online Field Day Sign-ups: Get more parents volunteering for Field Day by making it easier to sign up! VolunteerSpot’s free online sign-ups are super easy for room parents and teachers to …

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8 Crafts for the 100th Day of School

100 days smarter

Crafts to Celebrate the 100th Day of School Celebrate making it to 100 days of the school year by scheduling some special craft time in the classroom. Here are some ideas to inspire your 100th school-day mark. 100 Days Smarter via Kinder Craze *** 100 Goldfish via Little Hip Chicks  *** 100 Days Smarter Crown …

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Happy Holidays


Happy Holidays from Team VolunteerSpot Wishing you a joy and laughter-filled holiday with family and friends!   Holiday Resources: Family Volunteer Ideas for Winter Break Holiday Worksheets for Kids    

5 Holiday Volunteer Activities

kid volunteering

Family Volunteer Ideas for Winter Break Looking for quick and easy ways to working ‘helping others’ into the kids’ winter break activities? Check out these 5 ideas below! Screen Time for GOOD: While kids are enjoying their new tech gadgets and gizmos over the holiday break, devote some screen time for researching local volunteer opportunities …

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