In the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Scott Zolak still doesn’t understand the fact that “Y” can sometimes be a vowel, and he’s gotten a lot of flak around the office for his arguing against it. So on Wednesday he decided to quiz his coworkers to see just how smart they are.
A elementary school nurse is thankful that her school was equipped with an automated external defibrillator after reviving a custodian who collapsed today in the hallway near her office.
The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
A prominent Boston community foundation has given a $100,000 grant to a new Catholic academy that’s become the city’s largest elementary school.