A Surprise, a Meltdown and Russ to the Rescue

March 25, 2020 -

It was 2:47 pm on Monday, March 22 when I got the surprise. My sister in law called in a panic to let me know that the Governor had just announced that school in Virginia would be closed for the remainde…

Spark 101 As A Distance Learning Resource - UPDATED

UPDATED March 25, 2020 -

With schools closing across the U.S. due to COVID-19, creating a distance learning plan is top of mind for all teachers and parents.  Several members of our team are balancing working from …

Need Online Math Lessons? Spark 101 Can Help!

March 24, 2020 - 

We have had a number of visitors to Spark 101 looking for Math resources in the past few weeks. If you are looking for Math workbooks, then you are in the wrong place.  If it’s “re…

Spark 101 - A Personal Experience

March 19, 2020 -

Like many of you across the nation, life was upended last week when I realized I was going to be homeschooling my child for the foreseeable future while balancing a work from home schedule. However, I f…

Spark 101 As A Distance Learning Resource

March 12, 2020 -

I’m changing up my scheduled blog post this week for the national craze, the coronavirus #COVID19.  While I do not subscribe to the hysteria, I know that many folks have a lot of anxiety over …