This glossary is intended to offer simple explanations of what are sometimes complex issues in education.
Noisy 1st grade classrooms reflect the enthusiasm of sunny 6s, who are eager to learn and please.
Playing games with your kids is a perfect way to spend time together — and build learning skills at the same time.
How art and writing develops, age by age.
Indulge your child's natural sense of spontaneity and you'll see how play leads to discovery.
Find out about the pivotal changes that shape the ways 3rd graders think and play.
Learn how mindfulness training—simple techniques for boosting well-being and success—can help your child thrive in school and in life.
Here's how you can expect your child to learn and develop in fourth grade.
Your child's needs can be met in a group with wide-ranging abilities.
Five teachers tell you what preschoolers really need for next year.