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Originally posted on IntegratedSchools.org:
by Ali McKay If you have young kids or use Redfin, you’ve probably seen the school ratings from GreatSchools. Our school is rated a “4”. That’s out of 10. When I was in school, forty percent is not a grade that I or my parents would have been happy with.…
Parents of young writers, don’t be concerned about spelling just yet. Here’s why via Why Invented Spelling Matters – WeAreTeachers
A wonderful resource when planning a vacation with a child or family member who has sensory or other concerns. Be sure to look at the other articles on vacation under the Special Needs page via The Best Vacations for Special Needs Families – Condé Nast Traveler Another great resource via Vacation Grants – Autism On…
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These instructional materials are to help teachers who are working with ELLs. Bilingual glossaries are an essential and expected test accommodation for English Language Learners. This website presents glossaries for at least the top 10 languages at the state level, but it is updated with new languages based on requests from schools. Glossaries are for…
In honor of the royal wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Harry and Meghan,here is a list of various versions of Cinderella from cultures around the world.
The United States has been moving away from teaching the arts in its public schools. This article discusses how the arts impact problem-solving skills in a positive way.
Marley Dias is a role model. Let us encourage her on her journey to bring awareness to the importance of how multicultural children need to read about characters who look like them. The article contains a reading list. .via 10 Children’s Books With Black Girl Protagonists