As summer begins to wind down, it’s time to gear up for the new school year. Hopefully you’ve had a relaxing summer, and are ready for a fresh, positive start. To ensure a successful school year, it’s important that you, your students and their parents are working together from day one. As a teacher, you know this isn’t always the easiest task. Whether your goal is to inspire your students, spark new academic interests, form better bonds with your students or get parents more involved, check out our innovative tips/ideas to help start your school year off right.