Category: School

5 Ways to Keep Kids Occupied With a Cardboard Box

Summer can often get complicated, with summer camps, enrichment, or playdates. But sometimes, simple, low-tech, low-cost materials can keep children engaged and learning...

What to Know About SAT Math Grid-In Questions | College Admissions Playbook

Grid-in questions, or student-produced responses, account for about 22% of the 58-question SAT math section. As opposed to multiple-choice questions, where the correct...

Social Media’s Like Tossing a ’Tween the Keys to a Harley

Not too long ago, I took my first plane flight in more than a year, heading out to Salt Lake City to help...

Teaching Math Through a Social Justice Lens

As racial inequity soars on the nation’s radar, math teachers are increasingly bringing social-justice questions into their classrooms to help students...

Josephine Kim Named Senior Lecturer

Josephine Kim has been promoted to senior lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Kim is a licensed mental health professional known...

Education Department Sends Billions in Emergency Aid to HBCUs, Minority-Serving Schools | Education News

The Education Department released $3.2 billion in emergency aid on Thursday to 1,800 historically black colleges and universities and other minority serving institutions...

A Robust and Timely Discussion of a New Kind of Homeschooling

Hybrid Homeschooling: A Guide to the Future of Educationby Michael Q. McShaneRowman & Littlefield, 2021, $60; 142 pages. As reviewed by Michael B. Horn Hybrid...

An Open Letter to the NAEP Governing Board (Opinion)

Dear National Assessment of Educational Progress Board Members:I write to request that you not approve the proposed replacement of NAEP’s assessment...

A Tribute to Eileen McGowan

Over the course of her 15 years on HGSE’s faculty, Lecturer Eileen McGowan has nurtured graduate student development across all of HGSE’s degree...

How to Decide How to Spend Elementary and Secondary School Relief Funds

States and districts have almost $122 billion coming their way from the American Recovery Program’s Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ARP ESSER)...

A Tribute to Robert Selman

Over the course ofhis nearly 50-year career at Harvard, Professor Robert Selman has had an immeasurable impact on the lives of children through his...

Transfers and Coaches On the Move, Justin McCleod Joins the Show

In this edition of In The Circle, Eric Lopez talks...

400-Meter Hurdles at the Olympics

JEWEL SAMADGetty Images Two races, two world records, and one very...

Charlie Swanson, JoJo Ramey Impressive in Greensboro

Speedo Summer Championships: Charlie Swanson, JoJo Ramey Impressive in Greensboro It...