Growing up as a Black millennial woman in a predominantly white suburb, the first time I really connected with Black youth—other than the one or two in my classrooms—was in a high school peer mentorship program for Black students. Since then, I have...
December 11, 2019
To support administrators and teachers in thinking about what whole-school integration looks like, my colleagues and I are currently developing the CT Integration Framework .
December 9, 2019
All students can learn how to code, and all students can enjoy programming a computer to do things that genuinely interest them.
December 5, 2019
It’s important for teachers to carefully intertwine support for students’ language development with their mathematical learning, and mathematics class offers many fruitful opportunities to do so.
December 3, 2019
In commemoration of International Day of Persons with Disabilities (December 3), we want to showcase some examples of how EDC puts inclusivity at the heart of our work to improving educational and economic opportunities for children and youth around the world.
November 26, 2019
Across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, learning assessments indicate that children in early grades tend to master lower-order reading skills, such as letter recognition, but struggle with higher-order skills, such as reading comprehension.
November 21, 2019
As more schools and informal educational institutions strive to be inclusive environments, they will need educational materials that have been developed with a neurodiverse audience in mind.
November 19, 2019
While numerous studies and conference presentations have focused on early childhood collaboration, few have been published in peer-reviewed journals. The special issue includes seven articles on collaborations among child care and early education teachers, providers, or programs.
November 14, 2019
For decades, EDC has been a leader in promoting social-emotional learning (SEL), which focuses on fostering positive behavioral, academic, and mental health outcomes.
November 13, 2019
From my work at EDC, I know that it’s important for my young children to be exposed to mathematical concepts at an early age.