Strategies from K-12 schools, districts, and programs that are dramatically improving the learning process.
We share evidence- and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education.
Explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for helping students develop in elementary school grades K-2.
An iPad app helps first and second graders create and identify geometric shapes while developing higher-order thinking skills required by the Common Core math standards.
Teaching young children to code is far from a tedious exercise with the thoughtful, age-appropriate use of game-like apps and robotic devices.
Author Sarah Richard shares valuable tips to help kindergarten teachers have a successful first day.
Erika Burton explains how parents can create the stepping stones toward literacy for their preK children.
Teacher Gaetan Pappalardo offers elementary educators ideas on how to manage student behavior and needs.
Blogger Maurice Elias advocates for including social, emotional and character development in both daily curriculum and after-school programs.
In her Seven Doors to Happiness blog series, filmmaker Randy Taran opens Door Number Four to reveal the nature of anger and a few critical techniques for self-mastery.
On Johann Gutenberg's birthday, blogger Anne O'Brien highlights the unprecedented access to information available in our world today.
As a growing body of research points to positive outcomes from meditation in schools, programs are spreading across the country.
Researcher Sarah Vaala examines how the trend toward e-books for children might affect literacy development.
Blogger Maurice Elias interviews Managing Director of the Whole Child Initiative Molly McCloskey,
Blogger Elena Aguilar makes a case for keeping the arts alive in our schools.
For a classroom to be high-functioning, a teacher needs to be committed to each and every student learning.
A Web site shows off teachers' displays while encouraging online community.
Teacher and musician Jon Schwartz tells the amusing and inspiring story (with generous video examples) of how he turned the blues into an effective pedagogy for his first graders.
A financial-literacy curriculum provides real-world context for learning and helps students directly connect school with their future goals.
Guest blogger Homa Tavangar suggests six kid-friendly foreign films which, when combined with the active viewing method, can entertain children while teaching them about different cultures and the things that we all have in common.
Blogger Andrew Marcinek offers suggestions for dealing with the most common obstacles to tech integration.
How one elementary school trains and supports its staff to blaze a new digital trail.