Play is the not the only valuable currency in childhood, but an early push toward academics may not have the desired outcome.
The sol-mi interval is found in many nursery rhymes and singing games. These little songs are important and can foster a lifelong love of…
Teachers, please don’t be afraid of raising your standards and expectations. Our kids are capable of more than you are asking for.
From astronomy to paleontology, kids have been making scientific discoveries for centuries, long before they could drive.
One truth stands the test of time: Most children prefer hands-on learning to pencil and paper drills.
When it comes to school performance boys do better when there are more girls around, according to a new study.
Grade 4 is when kids are being asked to learn and use skills more independently than ever before. That means the need for time…
If motherhood is total ecstasy and absolute despair felt in every cell of your body, then having a pre-kindergartener has been peak both for…
When we were kids, as soon as we could read and write well enough to string together a sentence, we got a journal.
At some point your child's reading level will be assessed. Here are some follow-up actions to help make this information meaningful.
Studies on homework are revolutionizing the ideas of after-school time. Not all homework is equal.