Education News Archive - July 24, 2007
Embracing Pedagogical Multiplicity: Examining Two Teachers' Instructional Responses to the Changing Expectations for Kindergarten in U.S. Public Schools
By Goldstein, Lisa S Abstract. The purposes of kindergarten have been changing rapidly in the United States.
Where Do Standards Come From? A Phenomenological Study of the Development of National Board Early Childhood/Generalist Standards
By Camp, Deborah Graves Abstract. The purpose of
Kentucky's Early Childhood Continuous Assessment and Accountability System: Local Decisions and State Supports
By Rous, Beth McCormick, Katherine; Gooden, Caroli
Word of the Day
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.