13 Field Trips Your Students Actually Want to Go On
Here are some metro Detroit attractions to visit with your students. They’re great places to make memories and, of course, learn something too!
Bringing Literacy Home: Latino Families Supporting Children's Literacy Learning
The challenge for our schools and communities is educating all students while helping DLLs close the gap in language and cultural understanding so they can succeed in the American educational system.
Latino Children Start Kindergarten Behind in Math
According to research from Child Trends' Hispanic Institute, poverty, lower participation in center-based child care, and fewer books in the home are some reasons young Latino children start school behind in math.
3rd Grade Reading Success Matters
Reading proficiency by third grade is the most important predictor of high school graduation and career success. Yet every year, more than 80 percent of low-income children miss this crucial milestone.
Don't Forget the Fun
Laughter is not only a great sound, it’s actually a healthy sound! Researchers tell us that laughter raises endorphins, which increases immunity, lowers stress. So laughter actually creates a healthy climate for learning.