Expanding Elementary School Language Programs

School officials responding to the increased need for 21st century workers who speak two languages have begun expanding elementary school language programs.  Questions of feasibility continue to be raised in meeting five year goals. In Virginia, Fairfax County school...

Kids Raise Money for PTO with Math-A-Thon

Spring fundraising and education go together when kids raise money for their PTO with a Math-A-Thon.  At Laurel Valley Elementary, $2718 was raised through a fundraiser during which elementary school students From Kindergarten through fifth grade completed math...

Computer Coding is Becoming a Curriculum Staple

Computer coding is becoming a curriculum staple in elementary schools across the country, as schools take advantage of technology company support for preparing students for real life in the 21st century. By joining a national trend, students and their teachers are...