Troubled by Post-Election School Climate, K-12 Groups to Issue ‘Call to Action’ – Rules for Engagement – Education Week

Several national K-12 groups will encourage schools to respond to numerous reports of violence, harassment, and intimidation that have occurred since Donald Trump’s presidential election by reaffirming “the inclusive values that are the foundation of healthy learning cultures.” View full post on Education Week: Bullying #pso #htcs #b4inc Read More

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William H. Macy And Stephen Colbert Call A Family Meeting For America

Actor William H. Macy had a heart-to-heart with the nation on Friday. The “Shameless” star joined “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert for a “family meeting” with America, in which the two dads talked about pretty much everything from porn, puberty, taking drugs, Thanksgiving fireworks, where babies come from and drinking…

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Winter 2017 Connectivity Conference: Call for Proposals

As many of you are deep in the throes of a new school year, we are already busy planning for our Winter 2017 Connectivity Arts Integration and STEAM Online Conference! This winter’s online conference is […] The post Winter 2017 Connectivity Conference: Call for Proposals appeared first on EducationCloset. View…

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The Alarming Phone Call I Got From My Daughter In Dallas

They say the things we worry about aren’t usually the things that actually happen to us. They say what “gets us” are things we never see coming — the things we never even think to worry about. That’s obviously true when it comes to parenting… My daughter called me last…

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Pediatricians Call For Parents To Read Aloud To Their Children Every Day

If your child’s next visit to the pediatrician includes a clear emphasis on reading, don’t be surprised. On Tuesday, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued its first-ever policy statement focused on literacy promotion, calling for pediatricians to advise all parents about the many benefits of reading aloud, which promotes literacy…

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