The summer 2012 edition of Erikson on Children, our newsletter for alumni, donors, and friends, is now available online.
Many schools aren’t meeting the unique needs of young children learning two languages simultaneously. Erikson is working to change this.
Illinois school districts are adopting the Common Core State Standards. But what does this mean for pre-kindergarten to third-grade classrooms?
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago was a healing environment for all when it opened on June 9. One Erikson alumna was the organizing force behind it.
The grant will support partnerships with the teachers and administration of nine Chicago Public Schools, including two new partner schools in Chicago’s Austin neighborhood.
After reading Penguins! by Anne Schreiber, the preschoolers wondered, “Are we taller or shorter than an emperor penguin?”
The teaching potential of a story is virtually inexhaustible when children are allowed to explore its themes and characters through conversation.