At the event, National Public Radio’s Anya Kamenetz and Erikson professor Jane Fleming discussed the role of standardized testing in the U.S.
Faculty and alumni present at a conference that brings together leaders in the field of early care and education.
The New Schools Project is building strong networks of teachers — from novice to master — in the Chicago Public Schools.
Presentations include topics ranging from fair compensation for early childhood professionals to urban children’s literature.
The American Educational Research Associations’s annual meeting takes place in Philadelphia from April 4-7.
The Early Math Collaborative is also a finalist for the conference’s 2014 Innovation Awards.
Few books for young children feature a Latino main character, which could be an obstacle for young readers, says Fleming.
Lesli Maxwell interviewed Jane Fleming for an Education Week story about Fleming’s literature review of transitional chapter books and her findings of almost no Latino characters.
Join Erikson faculty and staff for presentations on topics ranging from children and technology to teaching practice at the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) annual conference in Orlando, Florida, November 2–5, 2011. Wednesday, November 2 Exploring
Three recent grants from the J.B. and M.K. Pritzker Faculty Innovation Fund are giving young faculty researchers support as they pursue work in key areas.
“Hearthstones” and “gullies” are in short supply in most cities, but you’d never know that from looking through the shelves of a classroom library.
Erikson president Samuel J. Meisels and other Erikson faculty, instructors and students presented and discussed research, technology and teaching practices at the 2009 National Association for the Education of Young Children annual conference in Washington, D.C.