Schools are struggling with mandates for testing, discipline challenges and public support. One of the questions asked of kindergartners upon enrollment is designed to determine their reading skills. Nancy Bailey argues that we should be emphasizing speaking and listening skills over reading and writing skills at this young age. Her…View More Should We Push Preschoolers to Read?
Research about the role of fathers in the well-being of their children has fascinated me since graduate school. Thankfully, an increasing amount of research is available tying the conversation and interaction of dads and children to important life skills like learning and child safety. The latest study comes out of…View More Dads Interacting: What Works