If we could build rich cognitive frameworks for mathematical thinking, problem solving and reasoning at the preschool stage - which I see from my son is not just possible, but readily attainable - we see
Lego has two women on its senior leadership team; Mattel has one. Is this lack of diversity holding them back? As a little girl, I loved Barbies. But now as an adult, I'm slightly embarrassed by this.
Preschool and prekindergarten are the same thing—aren’t they? Less than half of all 3- and 4-year-olds across the country are enrolled in any sort of early education, largely because of how pricey these
(Reuters Health) - Kids’ math and reading skills when they start kindergarten can vary greatly based on their social and economic status, according to a new study. Children in gowns and mortarboards pose
Access to after-school programs is growing more unequal, and that's pushing disadvantaged kids further behind. Imagine two young adults who, despite living in the same city, come from very different worlds.
New recommendations from the National Sleep Foundation Today the National Sleep Foundation released new guidelines, serving to clarify the meaning of "enough" in the tedious rejoinder, "Most people don't
Americans' atrocious eating habits start incredibly young, according to a new, comprehensive analysis of foods sold for infants and toddlers. About one-third of dinners made for toddlers contained at one
In the past, I have covered many studies that look at the efficacy of game based learning. But a recent study from A-GAMES, a collaboration between New York University and the University of Michigan, significant
Sir Martin Rees, astronomer royal, says children are interested in dinosaurs and space but the spark is lost due to poor science teachers Children’s enthusiasm for dinosaurs and space rockets could lead
This presentation was prepared for a talk I was asked to give in 2014 at an International Conference on 'Glocal' (global + local) Education. I showcased some examples of using technology and the Internet
In US households that earn $100,000 or more per year, 64% of children age three or four attend preschool. In US households making less than $50,000, only 40% of kids are getting education before kindergarten.
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Nonprofits continue to spring up that aim to raise and deploy capital with the intent to solve problems that affect many people. Commonly
Three years ago, as I was putting the finishing touches on my book Dare, Dream, Do, a friend sent me a link to a contest sponsored by Oprah. The prize was your own talk show. Immediately, I was thrilled
There's no magic pill you can take to manage your time better. Instead, try implementing these five strategies to get your work under control. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their
An earlier post about reducing stress accumulated comments full of excellent advice from Sales Source readers. Here are the gist of them, along with some additional insights I have on the subject: 1. joy