Education: Big Kids
Researchers finds focus on phonics may not be the best way to teach children to read. Credit: Getty Images
Hooked on phonics?You ...Researchers finds focus on phonics may not be the best way to teach children to read.
Roy Roberts, left, the emergency manager of the Detroit school district and Gov. Rick Snyder shake hands at a news conference in Detroit. ...The worst of Detroit's schools will be pulled out of the district and placed in a new system that gives principals and staff more control over spending, hiring and improvement efforts.
Middle-class children tend to speak adults as equals, interrupt more and "use their words." Credit: Getty Images While they should be ...Study shows middle-class kids get more attention from teachers.
A proposal for sweeping national education reform includes a provision to allow hundreds of academies and free schools to pick and choose ...Britain may ration education, favoring the poor.
Learning about transgendered clownfish in school? What would Nemo say? Credit: Getty Images Children at Redwood Heights Elementary ...Children learn there are many ways to be male and female.
"Fathers shall not be put to death because of their children, nor shall children be put to death because of their fathers. Each one shall be put to ...Should parents be graded and fined for their children's poor school behavior?