Tag: elementary schools

Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Launching career activities in elementary school? Keep the focus wide

February 1, 2023

Via: K-12 Dive

Many elementary schools hold career days where students learn about jobs they may pursue. But educators can open the door a bit wider by exposing early grade students to concepts and hands-on activities that form the bedrock of some careers, […]

Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary, Secondary Education

Study: Latino children attending more racially isolated elementary schools

July 30, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The study comes as new data from the RAND Corp.’s American Educator Panels shows white principals and teachers are less likely than nonwhite educators to say their university pre-service training programs adequately prepared them to work with students of color […]

Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Lack of funding limits North Carolina pre-K initiative’s impact

January 22, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The recent report reinforces that most states are still a long way from providing universal access to well-designed pre-K programs, even though state lawmakers are likely to hear and consider plenty of early-childhood proposals this legislative season. And most will […]

Educational Stages, News

In some schools, computer science starts in kindergarten

March 9, 2016

Via: eSchool News

Florida’s Broward County School District is starting young with computer science instruction, integrating it in math and science classes at the kindergarten level. More than 110 of the district’s 139 elementary schools are teaching it this year, reaching about 27,000 students. […]