National program helps ease the stress of separation for military families by having deployed parents read children’s books aloud via DVD for their kids to watch at home.
Inadequate resources place students of color in the the poorest schools at a significant disadvantage – a direct consequence of how schools are funded.
Diverse books can be a safe way for children to explore difficult topics and empower them to form their own opinions, say experts.
2016 National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes on supporting new educators, teaching social justice and advocating for students.
Davies explores race and immigration in latest novel “The Fortunes.”
States must address the conditions that are driving qualified teachers out of the classroom after only a few years, say experts.
The results speak for themselves: In-school suspensions at piloted schools dropped by 70 percent. Out-of-school suspensions dropped by 77 percent.
Kids need to see themselves on the page, says award-winning author of children’s literature.
For many students living in poverty, the community school model provides a network of support that makes life – and learning – a little easier.