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Back to School Supplies

Teachers Spend Way Too Much Of Their Own Money On School Supplies, And Here's Proof

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.03.2015 | Parents

It's not DeAnn Moran's responsibility to buy supplies for her second-grade students when their parents and schools do not. But she has consistent...

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year @HuffPostBlog

Jim Joseph | Posted 09.01.2015 | Parents
Jim Joseph

Back-to-School: it's the most wonderful time of the year. My kids are much older now, but I can vividly remember all the prep work to get ready for a new school year like it was just yesterday. It feels like it was just yesterday.

Back-To-School Supplies Every U.S. Child Should Have On Day 1

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 08.25.2015 | Comedy

It's that time of year again, when the stay-at-home parents can finally return to their no pants routine. We're talking about the kids going back to s...

Back-to-School Supplies With Spunk

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 08.20.2015 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

As school bells across America start to ring, it's time to gear up! Amidst the number two pencils, glue sticks and standard notebooks on everyone's lists, there are numerous ways to stand out and define your style with back-to-school supplies.

The Top 10 Back-To-School Trends Of 2015, According To Pinterest

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 08.18.2015 | HuffPost Home

Back-to-school time is crucial. It's the unofficial part of the year when trends matter the most. As schools gear up for the new year, students (...

27 Ways to Get Ready for School This Weekend

Hometalk | Posted 08.10.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

While we were busy taking trips to the beach and planning evening BBQ's, the new school year was sneaking up on us, and it's almost here! Before you or your child gets a panic attack though, take a breath and check out some ways you can prepare your family for going back to school.

Literary School Supplies for Book Lovers

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 09.12.2014 | Books

It's finally back-to-school shopping season!

8 Of The Best Websites For Pretty Office Supplies

Redesign Revolution | Posted 11.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Redesign Revolution

We have compiled a list for the best office supplies (and back to school supplies) that can be used to keep your organized and on top of your work. It might even spark a bit of creativity within you because it is all so glorious to look at. Forget wholesale Staples notepads, and get inspired.

Back-to-School Supplies With Heart

MeiMei Fox | Posted 10.26.2014 | Impact
MeiMei Fox

For every Yoobi item purchased, the company contributes an item to a Classroom Pack, which contains essential school supplies. Together with their non-profit partner, the Kids In Need Foundation.

Every Mom's Back-to-School Wish List

Mia Redrick | Posted 10.19.2014 | Parents
Mia Redrick

I learned a few things during my shopping treks to Walmart, Office Depot and Staples, and thought my reflection might encourage you in your back-to-school shopping.

Backpacks for Everyone

Galit Breen | Posted 10.18.2014 | Impact
Galit Breen

As a former teacher, my heart skips a (literal) beat at the the thought of new school supplies. I love neat piles of notebooks, brand new pens, and erasers in every color.

13 Back-To-School Hacks, Tips And Tricks For An Easy Transition Into Fall

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 08.15.2014 | Parents

Here's the bad news: Back-to-school season is upon us. Camp bags filled with swimsuits and sunscreen give way to backpacks laden with books, and the c...

How to Save More Money on School Expenses

Women & Co | Posted 01.23.2014 | Money
Women & Co

School expenses don't just happen once a year. Even if you checked off every item on your kid's back-to-school shopping list, don't put away your wallet just yet.

The BIG Price Tag Of Back-To-School Shopping

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 08.10.2015 | Parents

Whether your child attends public school or private school, high school or college, back-to-school shopping is always an added expense. But this year,...

My Mid-Summer Bummer

Blake Kernen | Posted 09.28.2013 | Teen
Blake Kernen

If you're really having a great summer don't go to Staples. I did and what I saw sent me running for the door. Back-to school stuff was everywhere. Notepads, pencils, pens, even protractors, all piled up to the ceiling. It was a big slap in my face that summer doesn't last forever.

Back-to-School Shopping Survey Reveals 69% of Moms Plan To Shop At Stores, Not Me!

Jennifer Owens | Posted 09.28.2013 | Parents
Jennifer Owens

Next weekend, you'll find me running through all the kids' clothes to see what still fits, what needs replacing and what needs repairing. I'd rather buy one cute thing for the kids -- something purely for the love of it -- than waste money on four new pairs of jeans they don't need.

Lawsuit Challenges Idaho School Fees As Unconstitutional

Posted 10.03.2012 | Education

Russell Joki, a former Idaho school district superintendent, filed suit Monday against the state of Idaho and its school districts, alleging public sc...

Top 3 Destinations for Back-to-School Bargains Online

Women & Co | Posted 08.01.2013 | Parents
Women & Co

You thought you were finished with back-to-school shopping, but now that classroom doors have opened, perhaps you've discovered you've missed a few things. Here's where to get them!

My Daughter Is Going Back To School... So What Am I Going To Wear?

Christina Anderson | Posted 03.16.2013 | Style
Christina Anderson

This week, my five-year-old daughter starts kindergarten. But the big question on my mind is, with a new school full of unfamiliar teachers and parents, what am I going to wear?

A Locker Chandelier?

Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh | Posted 10.29.2012 | Parents
Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh

Thanks to some exceptional pre-tween marketing, Katie now views the locker as an "extension of her style." She's 7.

Be a Critical Consumer With These Back-to-School Shopping Tips

Common Sense Media | Posted 10.24.2012 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Our first stops were the usual big box stores; there we found backpacks swimming in a sea of sparkly pink, where characters from TV shows and movies frolicked joyfully on the racks.

'Back-To-School' By The Numbers: Americans Spent $7.7 Billion Last August

Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

The return to school means, among other things, the return to math class and all the calculations, facts and figures that go with it. Perhaps in antic...

Yikes! College Students And Families To Spend Under A Grand Going Back To School

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 08.15.2012 | College

Wallets will open a little wider than last year for students' back-to-school shopping. However, retailers are bracing for consumers to also shop aroun...

Is Public Education Really Free?

Meryl Ain, Ed.D. | Posted 10.09.2012 | Education
Meryl Ain, Ed.D.

As we look forward to a brand new school year, parents are busily getting their children ready for the first day of school. And that means spending money.

Back-To-School Preparations for Students... and Families

Craig A. Mertler | Posted 10.03.2012 | College
Craig A. Mertler

As the dog days of August approach, we collectively begin to redirect our attention from family vacations and summer camps to a return to school, complete with school supplies and new clothes shopping.