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Change is Inevitable; Your Reaction Doesn’t Need to Be

In life, change is inevitable. This couldn’t be more true than in today’s world, where we’re facing adversity, difficulties and tough decisions. School or homeschool, reopen or stay closed, mask or not mask, test or not test, protest or not protest – the list goes on and on. Fortunately, in most of these instances, the […]

15 Ways to Stay Productive

Productivity: Such a positive, yet negative word. When we’re at the top of our game, our productivity levels soar and we feel great, but when we’re having an off day (or off week), our productivity levels are barely off the ground. One day we’re feeling accomplished and the next, we’re completely unmotivated. In today’s world, […]

Keep Schools, Students Safe with Simple Measures

Countless schools across the country have opened their schools and started fall sports only to be shut down soon after, following positive cases of COVID-19. Educational systems face a challenging situation – is it possible to safely reopen for in-class instruction and to play sports? There are incredible benefits of learning in the classroom and […]

Back-to-School Check List, Pandemic Style

As students finish up what seemed like the longest summer break ever, it’s time to start thinking about back-to-school. But with so many changes, the traditional supply list just isn’t the same. Having the proper school supplies plays a big role in a successful educational experience. But what does that look like during a pandemic […]

Be the P-O-S-I-T-I-V-I-T-Y Someone Desperately Needs

At LEAP Foundation DC, we talk a lot about being the example that minority youth in and around Washington, D.C., need. Without figures in their lives to demonstrate what can be achieved with hard work and dedication, many are unable to find the path that will lead them to success. Americans are facing troubling times. […]

What Will Education Look Like For You? 

It’s on the minds of parents and students across the country – the return to school. The last several months since about early March have been nothing short of frustrating, worrisome and heartbreaking. For some, the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on families, ranging from mild, to severe, to life-threatening. But with the country reopening […]