August 6th, 2015
“I’ve been waiting my whole life for a robot that can walk on two legs,” says James R. Stellar, senior vice president for academic affairs and provost at the University of...Read more
July 16th, 2015
When it comes to early childhood education, no one has all the answers. Jim Matison, however, has quite a few.
June 17th, 2015
May 6th, 2015
“Sitting on your shoulders," physicist Michio Kaku once observed, "is the most complicated object in the known universe.”
April 10th, 2015
March 26th, 2015
Last fall, we welcomed 32 students from across the country and around the world to the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps.
February 26th, 2015
It's a delicate dance in early childhood education these days. Teachers, principals, SETAs (Special Education Teacher Assistants), and administrators must manage the...Read more
February 4th, 2015
What do four- and five-year-olds like to do most?
"Move and paint and make noise," says Paul King.
January 21st, 2015
Most experts say that children benefit from “quality” instruction at an early age. But as preschool programs around the country expand, questions are being raised about...Read more
November 13th, 2014
Will the new Common Core assessments serve as effective learning tools? Or will they exacerbate the "teaching to the test" anxiety that permeates many classrooms?