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Moving for Math

Moving for Math

A classroom full of children waving their arms up and down, jumping, and tapping to the beat may sound like a gym class, but these movement exercises are actually designed for the classroom to help children learn math and writing.

Distracted Now, Pay Later

Distracted Now, Pay Later

Children experience many phases and changes during their school years, and its tempting to think they will grow out of most of their difficult phases. But a new study shows that children with early attention problems are at risk for worse academic outcomes in high school.

Is Handwriting Relevant in Our Digital Age?

Is Handwriting Relevant in Our Digital Age?

Encouraging preschoolers to practice their handwriting skills should take place before children ever step foot into a classroom, new evidence suggests.