Latest Kindergarten Stories

2010-04-26 20:00:00

Library Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Commemorate JPMorgan Chase & Co., Foundation Funding of Literacy Programs in Franklin McKinley School District SAN JOSE, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Franklin McKinley School District and Bring Me A Book (BMAB) will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the expansion of the San Jose Elementary School Library Initiative in Franklin McKinley School District.

2010-04-22 09:20:00

Retired generals say investing in early childhood education key for strong defense JACKSON, Miss., April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brigadier General Augustus L. Collins (U.S. Army, Ret.) and Brigadier General Roger L. Shields (U.S.

2010-03-05 09:45:00

Children taught skills to monitor and control their anger and other emotions improved their classroom behavior and had significantly fewer school disciplinary referrals and suspensions.

2010-02-04 05:45:00

BEIJING, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc.

2010-01-15 14:41:52

A landmark study from the University of British Columbia finds that the neighborhoods in which children reside at kindergarten predict their reading comprehension skills seven years later.

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.

2009-10-14 08:00:00

NEW YORK and MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Low-income children were better prepared for success in kindergarten when their preschool teachers incorporated educational video and games from public media, according to a new study.

2009-10-10 07:45:00

Providing small classes for at least several consecutive grades starting in early elementary school gives students the best chance to succeed in later grades.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.