Simple Solutions Open House!

We opened our doors to give friends and family a behind-the-scenes look at Simple Solutions, and it was a blast! Since moving into our new building in late February, the Simple Solutions team has grown to love our new offices, print shop, and warehouse spaces. When you love something as much as we love our […]

New Year, New Blog, New Building

We’ve got exciting news and a re-designed blog! It’s a new year and we have a new blog design! We know that our readers are busy teachers and parents who rely on our accessible and well-researched information and activities. We made updates that allow you to find what you are looking for more easily. Whether […]

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Getting Ready for a New School Year

We just received this wonderful picture of our Common Core Math 6th Grade book. Gianna  (you may recognize her from our Summer Solutions post) is getting ready for a new school year by covering all of her soft cover books with clear contact paper. At Simple Solutions, we’re getting ready for a new school year […]

100,000 Summer Solutions Books!!

Can you believe that in the next few weeks Bright Ideas Press will be shipping over 100,000 Summer Solutions books all across the country?  Each school that took a summer code will be getting their orders sorted and packaged by family name. These schools encouraged their families to use their school code because they know […]

Don’t be a day late and a dollar short!

Look at all of the Summer Solutions orders came in just last night!  Many of our schools are taking advantage our dollar back program.  Today is the LAST day for you to order your Summer Solutions books and still earn money for your school.  Of course you can still order after that, but why wait?  […]

Simple Solutions Blogs are GREAT!

Our Simple Solutions social media posts are such fun for us to create.  Considering many of us who work at Bright Ideas Press are former teachers, we enjoy the creativity and feedback that social media allows.  Recently, I discovered that I can find out how many people visit our blog posts, and now am a […]

Every day is Earth Day at BIP

At Bright Ideas Press, LLC, we are always looking for ways to improve the lives of children. One of the ways we are doing this is by reducing our carbon footprint. This past month we recycled 610 pounds of paper.  Our 610 pounds saved 5.19 trees, 76.25 pounds of CO2, 1.01 cubic yards of landfill […]

Meet the team: Diane

Team member interview Today we would like to introduce you to our researcher extraordinaire.  We love Diane Dillion for many reasons:  she remembers all of the books she has ever read, she speaks Italian, she is athletic, artistic, and she brings in donuts.  What’s not to love about such a well rounded person?!  Diane brings […]

Meet the Team: Regina

  We would like to introduce you to Regina.  She came to us after 32 years of teaching high school.  We love her because she brings a positive energy to our company.  Many times you will see Regina dancing past your desk; you can’t help but look up and smile at her.  She reads and […]

Meet the Team: Nancy

  Meet Nancy Tondy.  Nancy has been with Bright Ideas Press since the summer of 2005 when she agreed to co-write our English Grammar & Writing Mechanics series with Nancy McGraw.  We love Nancy for so many reasons: her bright smile, her willingness to help, no matter how busy she is, and the fact that […]