Dana Goldstein writes in her new book that teachers are poorly trained to flatten social, racial and economic barriers and their pay is “pathetic”.
Traumatized people develop strategies for survival – often tuning out or acting out – making teaching and learning extremely difficult.
New movie offers more realistic explanation for how Moses ‘parted’ the Red Sea.
In 2012, 35% of Americans 18-31 were living at their parents’ homes. Several things will help them pack their bags and move out in 2015.
In places where prejudice and intolerance are part of the environment, Peace Players International bridges social divides.
An article in The Chronicle Of Higher Education describes the prevalence of drugs, alcohol and sexual violence on campus.
Homelessness and other factors in a student’s environment are predictors of chronic absenteeism and low achievement.
Benjamin Waldman, identified as a junior at a prep school in a letter to the editor in Education Week, asks “When does technology become too prevalent in education?”
This December remember Rosa Parks and her resolve as we fight bullies and acts of injustice in our immediate surroundings.
The Carver School of Engineering and Science leads a STEM educational experience for students who apply, building a supportive and caring school culture.
The number of international students continues to grow with the biggest influx from China.
The Two Bit Circus in LA makes science, technology, engineering and math – STEM, fun.
The Collinswood Language Academy in Charlotte, NC is worthy of special attention.
A new survey by the Afterschool Alliance chronicles how children spend the hours between 3 and 6pm – when they are largely unsupervised.
Many studies have shown that reading consistently to kids is the strongest factor in a child’s later reading success.