Kindergarten Playtime May Improve Grades

Promoting kindergarten playtime may improve grades going forward into first grade, a new study has found. Among students in high poverty schools, the “Tools for the Mind” technique seems to be particularly effective, according to the study’s authors....

Creative Kids Answer the Cardboard Challenge

 An innovative national project to stimulate creative thinking has creative kids answer the cardboard challenge to design whatever they imagine using cardboard boxes.  Its very popular among children in pre-k and Kindergarten, and with older students as well.  As soon...