Volunteer Highlight

Jose has been a volunteer with Families In Schools since 2019 and has contributed over 400 hours of his time, commitment, and creativity. In this essay, he shares his volunteer experience with FIS, what he has learned, and his future goals. Being a volunteer for Families In Schools (FIS) has allowed me to meet people passionate about helping students succeed in education. It has also allowed me to understand why it is essential for parents […]

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Consejo de Bienestar BONUS

¡La amabilidad es el acto de hacer o decir algo bueno y positivo a otra persona, o incluso a ti mismo! Algunos ejemplos de amabilidad para compartir con su familia incluyen diciendo “buen trabajo” a su amigo para su presentación en clase, ayudando a su abuela a regar el césped o comprarle a su hermana su helado favorito. No hay una manera correcta o incorrecta, ya que hay infinitas formas de ser amable y puede […]

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BONUS Wellness Tip

Kindness is the act of doing or saying something nice and positive to someone else, or even yourself! Some examples of kindness to share with your family include saying “awesome job” to your friend for their class presentation, helping your grandma water the grass or buying your sister their favorite ice cream. There is no right or wrong way, as there are endless ways to be kind and it can vary depending on your background or life experiences. Showing kindness means you have respect for others, and you care for them and their feelings.   When […]

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Consejo de Bienestar #22

La inspiración puede tomar muchas formas y sentirse inspirado es como sentirse motivado o animado. La inspiración es el proceso de ser estimulado mentalmente para hacer o sentir algo y usted puede obtener ese sentimiento de alguien o algo. La inspiración nos hace sentir entusiasmado y queremos lograr cosas. ¡En esos días cuando necesitemos un pequeño impulso, trata de pensar en lo que te inspira! ¿Qué te hace feliz? Recuerde, todos son inspiradores en su […]

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Wellness Tip #22

Inspiration can take on many forms and feeling inspired is like feeling motivated and encouraged. Inspiration is the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something and you may get that feeling from someone or something. Inspiration makes us feel enthusiastic and want to achieve things. On those days when we may need a little boost, try to think about what inspires you! What makes you happy? Remember, everyone is inspiring in their own unique way.   Some tips to help you and your family feel inspired:   […]

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