The Council of the Great City Schools has set out criteria to help educators bring common-core-aligned lessons and materials to English-learners. (Are you an #ELL teacher trying to figure out how to teach #commoncore English to your students?
We are so excited to be participating in this fundraising event! This effort directly supports Kinderchat by 1. helping us learn how to fundraise through crowd sourcing and 2. raising our profile among key organizations.
The Connected Educators initiative helps us all by creating resources, collecting research and expanding the outreach about the impact of being a networked educator and lifelong learner.
We are so proud and excited to be a part of this project and we hope you will join our incredible team!
Swim class was the best! The water felt so cool! Putting our heads underwater and blowing bubbles was fun! Our favorite was kicking with our legs and swimming across the pool. It would be wonderful if we could swim all the time!
Calendar time is one of those things that started with older children and was pushed down to Pre-K. Any time an older kid concept is brought down to Pre-K, I like to be extra thoughtful in how I go about it. Time concepts are very abstract for preschool children. They can’t see time, so it’s very difficult for them to understand. …
Anyone looking for upstream solutions to the biggest problems facing America should look to Nobel Prize winning University of Chicago Economics Professor James Heckman's work to understand the great gains to be had by investing in early and equal...