Jul 19, 2011
Teachers from elementary school all the way up to the collegiate level are still on the fence about the credibility of Wikipedia, and where to draw the line.
Jul 12, 2011
Problems with fine motor skills, such as writing, usually spell big trouble for children in school.
Jul 07, 2011
Having met with many parents who have decided to home school their children, I see two distinct categories – homeschoolers and what I call “schoolhomers.”
Jun 28, 2011
The current industrial era model of education will only continue to become more and more out of date as culture continues to evolve, and as a result the number of students who say they are stuck in a system with no relevance will continue to grow.
Jun 21, 2011
The system itself, while efficient and appropriate for its time, is clearly now out of touch with the needs of the student who seeks to find a place in our globalized world.
Jun 14, 2011
Any transition from the past to the future is difficult, no matter whether it's a graduation from kindergarten or middle school.
Jun 07, 2011
The article you enclosed, Do schools share too much with parents? is a good example of how much has changed as Internet communication has improved and social networking sites have boomed in popularity.
May 31, 2011
As parents, we can help our children learn responsibility and decision-making by letting them create their own summer schedule, with our guidance.
May 24, 2011
Reading is a mechanical skill, like riding a bike. You learn to maneuver the bike to get to a given destination. So if reading is the bike, what is the destination? It’s called thinking!
May 17, 2011
I have always been hesitant to endorse school vouchers as a viable solution for the educational difficulties in this country.