Author - Laura Almozara

Looking for Ways to Prevent Summer Learning Loss?

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Students all over the country are counting down the days until summer break arrives. Lazy mornings, vacations, and fun are in store for many, but often along with that comes summer slide, or the learning loss experienced by many students during the break from school. Summer slide disproportionately affects low-income students, and accounts for roughly two-thirds of the reading achievement gap between low- and middle-income students by ninth grade.
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Screen Time and Students: How Much is Too Much?

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In today’s world, screen time is nearly unavoidable even for young children, leaving many administrators, teachers, and parents wondering how much screen time is too much. According to recently updated guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), there is no simple answer to that question.

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Important Teachers in US History, Part II

Though every teacher makes an impact on their students, the work of some teachers has helped to establish the education system that we know today. As we celebrate teachers throughout the month of May, we continue to highlight a few of those teachers in Part II of our series, Important Teachers in US History.

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Important Teachers in US History, Part I

Though every teacher makes an impact on their students, the work of some teachers has helped to establish the education system that we know today. As we celebrate teachers throughout the month of May, we’d like to highlight a few of those teachers in our three-part series, Important Teachers in US History.

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