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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.
Learn about six new or improved resources designed especially to help elementary school students learn and develop coding skills.
Engage young readers by showing them the value of composing and sending tweets to authors whose books they've enjoyed during a read-aloud.
Here are five steps to engage parents in their children's education, whether through at-home activities or in-class participation, to help foster academic success.
Project- and play-based learning are essential in the early grades to develop creative learning dispositions during the brain's most active period of synaptic growth.
Rather than intimidating young readers with ancient pedagogy, encourage and empower them with livelier strategies such as partner reading or the manic Crazy Professor Game.
Invite the school community to learn about coding, and show parents the critical magic of their children learning what makes the digital world run.
P.K. Yonge’s Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) is the framework used to meet the needs of every student for both academic and behavioral supports.
See step-by-step how this Arizona elementary school gives its students the additional time they need to master core concepts and elevate their learning to the next level.
Blogger Gaetan Pappalardo believes that using words in context and modeling inquisitiveness around words is the way to go. (Updated 01/2014)
Educators use frequent formative assessments to determine the needs of each student at Forest Lake Elementary School.
Blogger Ayanna Cooper shares some great ideas for connecting with students just learning English.
Family and community involvement play essential roles in the success of schools, explains blogger Anne O'Brien.
Blogger Elena Aguilar shares 20 tips to help teachers better connect with parents.
Blogger Mary Beth Hertz looks at the role of educational apps for younger students and suggests ways of bringing these programs into the classroom.