Latest elementary school Stories

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.

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.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'