10 Reasons You Should Read Aloud to Big Kids, Too

Every parent knows that it’s good to read to kids when they’re little. It helps babies, toddlers, and preschoolers de View full post on Common Sense Blog – Parenting, media, and everything in between – No name #pso #htcs #b4inc Read More

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Response: ‘Fear’ Should not Stop us From Exploring ‘Controversial’ Topics in School – Classroom Q&A With Larry Ferlazzo – Education Week Teacher

Gabriella Corales, Tom Rademacher, Martha Caldwell, Oman Frame, Danny Woo, Paul Barnwell, Kathleen Neagle Sokolowski share their responses to the question: “How do you handle controversial issues in the classroom?” View full post on Education Week: Bullying #pso #htcs #b4inc Read More

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States Should Ensure Schools Properly Use Surveillance Technologies, Report Urges – Rules for Engagement – Education Week

While surveillance technology can have many benefits, including making schools safer and keeping students on task, it can also have unintended consequences in areas like equity and privacy, says a report by the National Association of State Boards of Education. View full post on Education Week: Bullying #pso #htcs #b4inc…

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‘Halloweentown’ Isn’t Just A Classic Disney Movie — It’s A Real Place You Should Visit

Come October, everyone starts squealing about how utterly obsessed they are with Halloween. But we assure you, no one is as dedicated to the spooky holiday as the quaint town of St. Helens, Oregon.  The riverside city was used as the backdrop for Disney’s “Halloweentown” ― the iconic 1998 kids flick…

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