New York Preschool Support for Pre-K Families

Recognizing that the parents are a child’s first teacher, 21 preschools are putting a new program into effect…  Interesting! http://www.chalkbeat.org/posts/ny/2016/09/09/new-york-citys-universal-pre-k-program-wants-to-teach-parents-too/#.V9i4j5MrLVo  ...
To help students learn, engage the emotions…

To help students learn, engage the emotions…

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/05/04/to-help-students-learn-engage-the-emotions/?_r=2 Great teachers understand that the best, most durable learning happens when content sparks interest, when it is relevant to a child’s life, and when the students form an...

Another Article

Another article to read… and digest more about later. Yes, this is so true, and yet what if we started welcoming teachers (of all races and colors ) INTO the urban neighborhoods where they teach? What if they went to the neighborhood association meetings, ate at...