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Report debunks ‘earlier is better’ academic instruction for young children

Answer Sheet, Valerie Strauss, April 12, 2015 Four- and 5-year-old students listen to their teacher, Angie Clark, read at a Des Moines elementary school in 2011. (Steve Pope/AP) The debate about appropriate curriculum for young children generally centers on two options: free play and basic activities vs. straight academics (which is what many kindergartens across […]

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Proposed Federal Regulations for Teacher Preparation Programs

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, http://aacte.org/, December 2014 Time remaining to submit comments: 46 Days 12 Hours 21 Minutes 09 Seconds   Over the next several months AACTE’s leadership will conduct interviews with media and engage in strategic outreach to key press to spread the reach of the organization and its members’ stance […]

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