Latest elementary school Stories

2008-07-01 06:00:41

By Wimer, Christopher Simpkins, Sandra D; Dearing, Eric; Bouffard, Suzanne M; Caronongan, Pia; Weiss, Heather B Youth out-of-school time (OST) programs and activities can provide developmental benefits for participating youth.

2008-06-25 15:02:58

By Bryan McKenzie, The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, Va. Jun. 25--St. Anne's-Belfield School officials believe combining middle and elementary school students into a new building would benefit younger students while allowing the expansion of arts and science programs at the high school.

2008-06-15 15:00:40

By Susan Evans, Tribune-Democrat, Johnstown, Pa. Jun. 15--EBENSBURG -- This school district that has withstood the notorious lamb slaughter and cheating scandals is under attack again.

2008-06-15 15:00:40

By The Argus, Fremont, Calif. Jun. 15--UNION CITY -- Two women from outside the Tri-City area may be joining the New Haven Unified School District this fall as principals of Eastin and Emanuele elementary schools in Union City.

2008-05-22 03:00:24

By Finn, Jeremy D Fish, Reva M; Scott, Leslie A ABSTRACT. Despite the fact that misbehavior in school is a pervasive problem to educators and despite its adverse consequences, few researchers have examined the range of misbehaviors by students, their antecedents, or their consequences.

2008-04-02 03:00:47

By Dogru-Atay, Pinar Tekkaya, Ceren ABSTRACT. The authors investigated the comparative effect of the learning cycle and expository instruction on 8th-grade students' achievement in genetics. They adopted the nonequivalent control group design as a type of quasiexperimental design.

2008-02-15 03:00:34

By Martin, Don Martin, Magy; Carvalho, Kathleen Abstract: In this article, the authors assess the evidence related to various instructional styles for teaching reading to children with learning disabilities.

2008-02-06 03:00:00

Historically, school social work practice is rooted in casework and has had a school-home-community focus

2007-12-22 06:00:26

By Kann, Laura Telljohann, Susan K; Wooley, Susan F ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: School health education can effectively help reduce the prevalence of health-risk behaviors among students and have a positive influence on students' academic performance.

2007-12-22 06:00:26

By Lee, Sarah M Burgeson, Charlene R; Fulton, Jane

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.