Latest elementary school Stories

2011-06-06 19:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At Sunday's annual benefit for LA's BEST After School Enrichment Program, more than 400 people turned out to make after school their cause at the 16th Annual Family Brunch at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.

2011-01-04 00:00:37

Homeschool Buyers Co-op offers, “Words and Their Stories” vocabulary curriculum to their members at discounted rates Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) January 3, 2011 The Homeschool Buyers Co-op, a leader in homeschool curriculum sales, announced they are offering an exclusive discount on one of their top homeschool vocabulary building curriculums, "Words and Their Stories." With the buying power of the Co-op, members will receive a 67% discount when purchasing the elementary...

2010-12-07 14:32:26

Children who attend large group child care facilities before age 2½ appear to develop more respiratory and ear infections at that age, but fewer such illnesses during elementary school years.

2010-10-30 00:00:40

Denver Public Schools Force Elementary School Children Help Design Their New Playground When Denver Public Schools Force Elementary School learned that they would be getting a completely new playground under the city’s “Learning Landscapes” program, they asked students to help design it.

2010-09-17 14:42:00

SHELTON, Conn., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- With kids back in school, good health starts with clean hands. Now that the new school year has begun, many moms are looking for an extra hand to help keep their kids healthy and reduce sick days.

2010-09-14 18:30:43

A set of studies released in this month's special issue of The Elementary School Journal reveals the powerful effect that the coaching of teachers can have on both teachers and students.

2010-07-19 09:17:00

LOS ANGELES, July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PriceGrabber®, a part of Experian, just released the Back-to-School Shopping Consumer Behavior Report, which was conducted between May 12 and June 1, 2010, and includes responses from 1,718 online consumers.

2010-05-14 14:15:27

Promoting parent involvement has been a big part of efforts to improve school performance.

2010-05-14 14:13:13

Children whose minds are stimulated in several early childhood settings—home, preschool, and school—have higher achievement in elementary school.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.