Gender Stereotypes Present as Early as Second Grade
Researchers as the University of Washington have found that second graders express the idea that boys are better at math than girls. To read more, click here.
Are Children Learning Enough Self-Control in Preschool? Study Suggests No
The study's authors recommend increasing emphasis on literacy learning prior to kindergarten entry and addressing self-regulation development along with academic learning. Click here for the study
Getting in Sync: Revamping Licensure and Preparation for Teachers in Pre-K, Kindergarten and the Early Grades
On March 1st,the New America Foundation's Early Education Initiative released a report that addresses problems nationwide with the licensing and preparation of teachers who work with young children in pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, first-, second- and third-grade classrooms. Click here for the report.