​Thinking of Thoreau by William Crain

by Guest Author

This year is the 200th anniversary of the birth of Henry David Thoreau. In recognition of the occasion, celebrations have highlighted the better-known aspects of …

TEACHERS NEED TO PLAY, TOO!

by Denisha Jones

By now we should all know how essential play is to the healthy development of all children, but we may not realize that teachers can …

Kindergarten experts

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by James St. Clair ​Some years back I was asked to sit in on a meeting for a 3rd grader who had been a kindergarten …