Mixing Academics with Exercise

While she was studying a worksheet about pollution, 12 year old Jahnaia Penix moved like a snowboarder, mixing academics with exercise on equipment in a new lab at Sonora Middle School. Her coach, Trudi Spencer, told her to repeat the information on the worksheet...

Are Kindergartners Losing Time For Play to Academics?

Are kindergartners losing time for play to academics?  Many educators are sharing the concern that kindergarten is becoming the new first grade, as they strive to keep activities developmentally appropriate. At Folwell  School in Minneapolis, David Boucher’s...

How Cooperative Games Can Prevent Bullying

October is National Bullying Prevention Month.  How To Learn is please to present the tips for preventing bullying and helping both bullies and those who are bullied below from Donna Jaffe, president of Peaceable Kingdom, a leader in the cooperative game play space....