Education

  • 5 ways 
neighborhoods of concentrated disadvantage harm children

    Vanessa Sacks Child Trends Americans, by and large, live next door to people of the same race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status. Residential segregation by race remains high despite declines over the past several decades, and segregation by income is on the rise. Segregation by race or ethnicity and by socioeconomic...
  • Education Advocates Slam Trump Budget Cuts

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Some education advocates are criticizing President Donald Trump’s new 2019 budget proposal because it zeroes out funding for several programs that benefit students. The $4.4 trillion budget increases defense spending but envisions deep cuts in domestic spending. For example, it would...
  • NUESTRA VISIÓN

    TU COMUNIDAD, TU RUTA HACIA EL AULA DE CLASES La Ruta Hacia la Enseñanza del SFUSD es un conjunto de educadores inspiradores que se centran en la equidad y los logros dentro de las aulas de clase de San Francisco donde son más necesarios. Durante un año de docencia,...
  • Mom and Dad: Put Your Cellphone Down, Too!

    Ivanhoe Newswire/Child Trends PHILADELPHIA, Pa.— There’s been plenty of evidence suggesting that parents should limit their child’s cellphone use. But now, researchers say there are times when mom and dad need to shut off their own phones, too! A new study by child psychologists at Temple University suggests that...
  • Mamá y papá: ¡también baja tu celular!

    Ivanhoe Newswire/Child Trends PHILADELPHIA, Pa.— Existe abundante evidencia de que los padres deben de limitar el tiempo que sus hijos usan los teléfono celulares. Pero un nuevo estudio indica que hay ocasiones en que son los padres los que deben de apagar sus teléfonos. Según psicólogos de la Universidad...
  • Integrated student support programs are closing education gaps

    Child Trends New study finds growing evidence for model that supports the whole child A new Child Trends report, Making the Grade: A Progress Report, finds growing evidence for a rapidly expanding approach to educational achievement known as integrated student supports (ISS). This school-based approach to promoting students’ academic success...
  • Los Efectos De La Educación Escolar Temprana Benefician a Dos Generaciones

    Child Trends CHICAGO, Ill. (Ivanhoe Newswire) — En los Estados Unidos, el cuidado y la educación escolar temprana no es barato. El costo promedio  de solo las guarderias oscila entre los 9 y los 23 mil dólares al año. Hoy, un nuevo estudio indica que buenos programas de pre...
  • Preschool Pays Off for Two Generations

    Child Trends CHICAGO, Ill. (Ivanhoe Newswire) — Early childhood care and education in the United States can be expensive. The average cost of care alone ranges from $9,000 a year to a high of more than $23,000. A new study suggests that some high-quality programs are making a difference...
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“Step into Teaching” event will offer guidance for prospective teachers

    SCCOE   SAN JOSE, CA –The Santa Clara County Office of Education (SCCOE) will host “Step into Teaching: Opportunities in Silicon Valley Public Schools Event” on February 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 1290 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, California 95131. According to the California Department of...