Latest elementary school Stories

2010-01-25 14:50:00

Female elementary school teachers who are anxious about math pass on to female students the stereotype that boys, not girls, are good at math.

2010-01-15 09:20:00

Reasons for requiring a child to repeat the first grade may go far beyond the basic "three R's," parents must often shoulder at least part of the blame or credit.

2009-09-08 13:25:33

Whether they’re found in a museum or a textbook, historical narratives about traumatic events such as war and genocide are better left to older students, who have typically developed a more refined historical consciousness, says a University of Illinois professor who studies and teaches historical instruction.

2009-08-04 09:30:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- When South Carolina public schools reconvene for the 2009-2010 academic year later this month, thousands of students will gain a new source of support, courtesy of employees at Michelin North America.

2009-05-13 10:55:00

-- Connor Gordon, 11, of Savage, Minnesota and his Character "Lydia Fox" to Be Featured in a Live Action Segment of the ARTHUR Show -- WOONSOCKET, R.I.

2009-03-18 13:00:00

Kids Streaming More than One Million Video Clips Per Week on pbskidsgo.org ARLINGTON, Va., March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a media leader exploiting new technology for educational enrichment, PBS KIDS GO! announced today the expansion of its video player capabilities to include new in-video gaming on pbskidsgo.org (www.pbskids.org/go/video).

2009-02-13 08:26:00

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan supports physical activity and nutrition programs for students and their parents DETROIT, Feb.

2009-01-13 07:00:00

With its February 2009 issue, Parenting magazine becomes two separate, more targeted editions: Parenting School Years, for moms with children in elementary school; Parenting Early Years, for moms of infants, toddlers and preschoolers NEW YORK, Jan.

2008-10-08 18:00:28

By Rory McClannahan Mountain View Telegraph When Crystal McCoin was getting ready for work Tuesday morning, receiving a $25,000 award was the last thing on her mind. An assembly was on the schedule at Route 66 Elementary School, where McCoin is a sixth-grade teacher.

Word of the Day
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.