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Insights From The School Volunteer’s Perspective with Christina Hidek

With several years of volunteer/leadership experience on the school level, Christina has quite a bit of insight when it comes to the different factors that play into deciding which companies school’s are most likely to fundraise with. Initially, the first thing that must be up to par is the product. If the product that the company is […]

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MobileArq with Niru Mallavarupu

Can you imagine how great it would be, to have all of your information for all of your school contacts, organizations, and teachers in the palm of your hand? How about on an app that will allow you to access that information with no more than 2 clicks on your phone? 2 clicks!? MobileArq is […]

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KidGooRoo with Alex Skove

You need a tutor for your student, or you need an after school activity. How do you know who or what is available? And also, how do you know if it’s worth your time and money? KidGooRoo has got you covered. Started by 3 Moms, KidGooRoo is your source for reviews and ratings for whatever […]

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Some Tips For Not Becoming Overwhelmed with Christina Hidek

Being in charge of a group or organization can be a challenge. Especially when everybody has their own ideas on how things should work. When that happens, the group’s priorities can become skewed causing disorganization, which can then cause burnout and the feeling of being overwhelmed. Even if it comes from a place of good […]

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Home Field Advantage with Phil Pederson

Joining Matt Miller in the School Zone this week is Phil Pederson of Home Field Advantage. Phil’s goal with Home Field Advantage has been to engage parents with their student’s education and help them to help their kids set goals and dream big.   “A game plan to empower today’s kids for life.” – Phil Pederson In today’s day […]

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The Importance of Structure with Christina Hidek

Do the words Bi-Laws, Standing Rules, or Governing Documents make you cheer for joy or break out in hives? How about Summary Sheets, Documents, Evaluation Forms or Stored Info.? Does that get you jazzed or are you reaching for the Epi-Pen? A regular guest on School Zone Podcast, Christina Hidek leads the PTA/PTO Super Star […]

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Marathon Kids with Kenrick Tyrell

School Zone Podcast is happy to have Kendrick Tyrell with Marathon Kids in the Zone today with a way to empower, motivate, excite, and inspire your students in a way that is easy and fun! A sedentary lifestyle, low self-esteem, and a lack of motivation plague many of our students. Marathon Kids will help your […]

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Curb Smart with Brent England

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Parent Planet with Adam Shell

In the school zone this week, Matt Miller spotlights Parent Planet, a school resource idea that offers a unique, hassle-free school scheduling app. This innovative school resource idea offers a hassle-free way for parents to gain easier access to what is going on in their child’s life at school. Matt believes this is a winning […]

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Eric Snow: WATCH D.O.G.S.

Eric Snow is the executive director of watchdogs; and is a husband to his wife Valerie of 33 years, and two grown kids Zac and Alyssa. Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) is an innovative father involvement, educational initiative of the National Center for Fathering. A school can buy the start-up kit, take a short […]

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