Science is being squeezed out of English primary schools, with a third not providing the recommended two hours of teaching a week, research suggests.
In this lesson, students use favorite family recipes to learn about history and culture.
It’s time for reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act. There’s no doubt change is necessary to ensure our children’s civil rights to a high quality education. While the media has focused on the annual assessments mandated by NCLB as being key, I want to highlight another critical improvement needed: high-quality preschool.We are a family that can speak to the benefits of hig
Andres Rodriguez Jr., now 63 years old, moved to New York City from Puerto Rico when he was a child, in 1960. He didn’t speak a word of English. The kindness of a single teacher at the first school in which he was enrolled changed his life, and all these years later he remains grateful. He tells his story in the following post, which first appeared on the Badass Teachers Association blog, and I am
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