When Launa Hall, a teacher in northern Virginia, gave each of her third graders an iPad, they were psyched. Many of them had never had a tablet, and the appeal, was immediate and powerful, she writes the
By Meghan Leahy Meghan Leahy Email Bio Follow Q. I’ve been struggling to understand, manage and support my soon-to-be-11-year-old son. He’s an outgoing, funny, loving kid who is a good student. He’s always
Experts say experiment to use Shanghai maths teachers in English schools could soon raise UK from 26th position on the international league table The government’s controversial experiment with Shanghai
Those who try to dismiss their methods using crude national stereotypes should instead consider what UK educators could learn Earlier this month, I welcomed 68 secondary mathematics teachers from Shanghai
(CNN) — My children benefit big time since we celebrate Hanukkah at home and Christmas with my family. Two holidays mean twice the number of presents, and often more gifts than they ultimately use or about.
Teachers in England and Scotland have more teaching hours and bigger primary classes than in most other developed countries, according to an OECD annual education report. The think tank says teachers'
In a speech at a Campaign for America's Future event, National Education Association president and teacher Lily Eskelsen Garcia gave a rousing explanation for what the teaching profession entails. After