student engagement

10 Ways to Engage Students During College Homecoming

Homecoming should be a time of year when student engagement and school spirit is running highest, but with students gearing up for midterms and involved in work and other activities, sometimes school spirit is the last thing people are thinking about. Here are 10 easy things you can do to bring students, staff and alumni  Continue Reading »

7 Tips to Help You Earn Rave Reviews at Your Elementary School Movie Night

A Family Movie Night is a great way to keep students and parents engaged in your elementary school, as well as an easy way to fundraise for your school. Here are 7 fun and easy tips for a five-star Movie Night event: 1) Make it Convenient Choose a day and time that works for both  Continue Reading »

Top 4 Must-haves For Your Middle School Cause Event

Hold a cause event to get your entire student body united around one special cause. Ideas for your cause event include a Pink Out day, homelessness, environmental causes, or volunteering at a children’s hospital. No matter what idea you choose, there are five must-have items you need for a successful cause event day.   1.  Continue Reading »

3 Must-Haves For the Perfect College Homecoming Float

Homecoming season is fast approaching, and it’s time to start thinking about your Homecoming float. Many colleges and universities design at least one, if not many, floats for their Homecoming parade. While each float should express the unique personality of whatever school club or organization it’s representing, there are 3 must-haves you need to start  Continue Reading »

Top 10 Seminar Topics For College Students

Free seminars are great ways to engage students on your college campus, while providing them with practical information and skills they can use in school and in life. The Student Affairs Office on campus is often responsible for bringing seminars, lectures, and classes to students throughout the year. To maximize attendance at events like this,  Continue Reading »

College Homecoming Traditions: Pump up spirit and increase student engagement

Many colleges and universities celebrate Homecoming sometime during the first few months of school, This time of year is filled with fun and excitement, school pride, and lots of school traditions, as alumni return to their alma mater. Whether you want to enhance some of your current Homecoming traditions or start new ones, here are  Continue Reading »

Homecoming For a Cause: 6 Ways to Incorporate Social Responsibility into College Homecoming Festivities

College students want to make a difference in their communities and world but often don’t have the time or resources to do so. Offering ways to do this on campus makes it easy for students to be socially responsible and keeps student engagement high. Homecoming is a great time to host campus events that foster  Continue Reading »

Keep Middle School Kids Connected

Building connections with each other and the community is important to middle school students’ academic and social success. These opportunities are what help us build and instill important character traits in our future leaders. Getting students involved and keeping them that way isn’t always easy. Anderson’s has some fresh and fun ideas to raise student  Continue Reading »

25 Uses for Fun Cups

   Celebrate the start of school, collect tickets, fundraise…so many uses for plastic Fun Cups! They are an affordable way to boost school spirit, raise funds, celebrate achievements, engage and reward students. We’ve come up with 25 ways to use Fun Cups. Check them out below: Give out 50 free Fun Cups to the first 50 people  Continue Reading »