Pre-kindergarten

Report says Tennessee’s pre-K program needs consistent monitoring and more rigor to get better

All parents want a quality program when they send their children off to preschool. But in Tennessee, parents will look particularly long and hard …

Education

Lower Rattlesnake residents worried about future use of Prescott School site

Residents of Missoula’s lower Rattlesnake neighborhood are worried about the future of Prescott School – and the land it occupies at the base of …

Missoula

We Believe in Summer Camp for The Whole Kid

Camp EDMO for Pre-K–8th Graders<p>At Camp EDMO, campers stretch their imaginations. They tackle new challenges. They discover their creative potential, …

Summer Camp

Column: Kids deserve early chance at success

Every child deserves access to the solid foundation that is early childhood education, the author writes

Education

Sixteen years ago she was a graduate, now she's back to run the whole school

The 106-year-old Notre Dame de Sion School has a new leader.<p>Entrepreneur Alicia Herald, who chairs the Missouri Public Charter School Commission, has …

Education

Educator Appreciation Night!

Saturday<p>28<p>Educator Appreciation Days Special Event, Educator Event (Education) <br>Saturday April 28, 2018 9:00 AM Pre-K through Grade 12 educators, join …

Pre-kindergarten

From reading to breastfeeding, Detroit dads learn how to engage with their pre-K children

Although he grew up without a father or male role model, Dwayne Walker is the kind of dad who goes on his 5-year-old son’s school field trips, sits …

Parenting

Montessori School of Lemont Now Enrolling for Summer School

Many fun summer school options for children Pre-K through 8th grade<p>Summer is quickly approaching and enrollment is now open for summer school at the …

Education

New York-Bred, Private Equity-Backed School Shakes Up Brazil

A New York import is set to shake up the elite segment of the Sao Paulo education scene. And your city may be next.<p>Avenues, a private-equity backed …

Brazil

Inside One of America’s Ugliest Political Feuds: Cuomo vs. de Blasio

It was, almost without question, the low point of Andrew M. Cuomo’s political career.<p>The year was 2002 and Mr. Cuomo was badly trailing in the Democratic primary for governor and desperately seeking a graceful exit. He needed a loyal lieutenant, someone to help him salvage his future and negotiate …

New York City

Black parents can help bridge cultural divide between students and white teachers

Bringing black parents into school settings can work toward shifting and closing the cultural disconnects between black families and predominantly …

Education

Pre-K isn’t an inoculation: What comes next matters

When considering education-related policy changes, stakeholders are quick to ask: What are the long-term impacts for children? For more than fifty …

Education

Early childhood funding doubles over 7 years

MacArthur Elementary kindergartners, their parents and school staff welcomed the completion of the school’s kindergarten wing in 2016. (Marla …

Education

Study: Full Day At Pre-K Leads To Higher Test Scores

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> New research is revealing the long-term impacts of universal pre-kindergarten, and whether or not a half or full day is more …

Education

Chapel Hill teacher assistant one of 3 charged in Burlington murder

A Chapel Hill teacher assistant was among three people arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the death of a man during an armed robbery at …

Crime

The Friday 4/20 open line

Video rots the brain, we've concluded. It's text only from here on out.<br>Kidding. The daily video news roundups should resume next week.<br>In the …

Special Education

Grandview pre-K students deliver thank-you cards to Giant Eagle cashiers

It was field trip Friday for pre-kindergarten students at Grandview Upper Elementary School. The kids, ages 3 to 5, from the Highlands School …

Pittsburgh

National testing scores show that Dallas ISD must continue its crucial reforms

It was disconcerting to learn that Dallas Independent School District fourth grade reading scores remained flat from 2015 to 2017, according to new …

News (U.S.)

Hopefuls for state Senate seat weigh in on minimum wage, proposed constitutional amendment

Democrat Teresa Gallegos and Republican Breanne Davis, Russellville residents vying for a vacant state Senate seat, are at odds over issues such as …

Income Tax

Arkansas Advocates poll finds strong support for pre-k and earned income tax credit

A new poll this released this week by <b>Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families</b> found strong public support in the state for public investments in …

Income Tax

Elementary Student Arrested for Child Pornography After Snapchatting Nude Photos of Herself

Two students at an elementary school in Louisiana were arrested on Wednesday for distributing child pornography. According to the Slidell Police …

Education

PC At Pre-K: No 'Best Friends' At This Preschool

One parent is threatening to take her child to another preschool because of the school's position against using the phrase 'best friend.'<p>GEORGETOWN, …

Pre-school

Last Word: TNReady Blinks Again, Gov. Debate Thoughts and Mud Island's Museum

There was a point Thursday morning during the troubled TNReady testing at some Tennessee school districts when there was a “brief” slow do...

Mississippi River

Lake Villa school officials have to kiss a 'bristly' pig to cap off fundraiser

Just before puckering up for a kiss with a 3-month-old piglet named Piggle on Friday afternoon, Adam Blatt, associate pastor of Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Lake Villa, adorned his lips with a few layers of Revlon’s Love that Red Cream Super Lustrous lipstick.<p>After giving Piggle a few pats on …

Pre-school

Letter: Make pre-K investments

PRE-K INVESTMENTSWith the 2018 legislative session under way, there has been a push in Minnesota for increased funding and scholarships for voluntary …

Education

DEAR EVAN HANSEN Continues Partnership with ArtsConnection

Producer Stacey Mindich is pleased to announce that Dear Evan Hansen will continue its partnership with ArtsConnection, NYC's leading …

Dear Evan Hansen

bank spending $5 million for students

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A Cleveland pre-K teacher has been named as a "teacher hero" by PNC Bank for her dedication to her students, and she's receiving …

Teaching

Welcome Wednesday

There is still time to consider Pope John XXIII for your Pre-K through 8th grade children. Pope John XXIII of St. Mary and St. Nicholas Parishes is a …

Education

State's pre-K enrollment beats national figures but stagnant funds threaten future

A new state-by-state report on <b>preschool education</b> from Rutgers University's National Institute for Early Education Research says Arkansas's per-child …

Education

RCSD budget has funds for Puerto Ricans, but no location

CLOSE<p>Nearly 2,300 students displaced from Puerto Rico have entered New York schools. 559 of those students came to Rochester, the most of any …

Education