Elementary School

New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made MealsA new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what's offered at school.
Houston Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Writing Notes On StudentsA Houston elementary school teacher is accused of writing notes on students with a marker.
Ex-Teacher Gets 60 Years In Texas Child Porn Cases A former elementary school teacher in the Houston and Austin areas has been sentenced to 60 years in prison in a child pornography case.
Ex-San Marcos Teacher Gets 32 Years For Sex Abuse A former physical education teacher at a Central Texas elementary school has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for sexual abuse of an 11-year-old student.
Officials: 20 Children Killed During Connecticut Elementary School Shooting27 people are confirmed dead including 20 children, during a shooting at a Connecticut elementary school Friday.
Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School StudentsThe first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.