Sending the kids off on the first
day can mean the house is empty for the first time in months. If everyone is away from home during the day, use geofencing with the Lyric thermostat to save money on cooling and heating.
Get Higher Test Scores
According to research,
there’s a positive correlation between school
building conditions and student performance. So improving student comfort
creates a better learning environment and can lead to higher test scores. More
Keep in Touch After School
If the kids beat you home after school, you can make
sure they’re doing their homework with a security camera. When they arrive home, you’ll receive a notification and can check in to say hello, ask
about their day and encourage them to get a jump on their homework.
Plan for Rain Days at the Bus Stop
Chilly weather in the forecast? No excuse to miss the bus
when kids have a pair of Muck Boots. Be prepared for puddle jumping, making leaf piles, and enjoying the outdoors.
Shut Down Before Bed
Don’t let screens ruin a new
school year. According to a 2016 study, kids using cell
phones and computers at night can lead to losing sleep – both quality and
quantity. Have kids turn off their electronics an hour before bedtime.