Science Lab in a Bus

High school students are using high tech equipment and enjoying the advantage of a science lab in a bus. UNC-Chapel Hill’s Morehead Planetarium and Science Center provides the bus, known as the DESTINY Traveling Science Learning Program.  The bus crosses North...

Math and Helping Others

This holiday season, teachers have been showing students that learning math and helping others go together. Students at Horizon Middle School have been challenged by their teachers to bring in food for the Salvation Army, and each class has to bring in a million...

Helping Parents of English Language Learners

A new effort is recognizing that in order to help students learning English, helping parents of English language learners is also of vital importance. In Trenton NJ, English as a second language and civics classes will be offered to parents of English language...

Getting Fathers and Other Men into Schools

A national group of Watch D.O.G.S. is getting fathers and other men into schools. Watch D.O.G.S. stands for Watch Dads of Great Students.  It is an initiative through the National Center for Fathering designed to expose kids to male role models and encourage...