Resources For Constitution Day Sept. 17

September 17th is Constitution Day. Did you know all U.S. public schools – kindergarten through university level – are required to teach about the Constitution on Constitution Day on Sept. 17? According to ConstitutionFacts.com, the government mandate says “Educational institutions receiving federal funding are required to hold an educational program pertaining to the United States Constitution…
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Remembering 9/11 Educational Tab

Today is the 13th Anniversary of 9/11.  Many students were very young or not even born on 9/11. Although it may be painful, let’s remember those who passed and those that sacrificed to try to save others.  For the 10 year Anniversary the NIE Institute produced the special newspapers in education tab, “Remembering 9/11.”  …
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Tips To Prepare For School – Part 3

Here is Part 3.  School will be starting soon. Here are some quick tips to help parents and kids get ready for the upcoming school year from McClatchy-Tribune. Setting the family alarm clock to hit those early, early — did we mention early? — morning classes is only part of the challenge of going back…
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Tips To Prepare For School – Part 2

School will be starting soon. Here are some quick tips to help parents and kids get ready for the upcoming school year from McClatchy-Tribune. Setting the family alarm clock to hit those early, early — did we mention early? — morning classes is only part of the challenge of going back to school. OK, first,…
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Tips To Prepare For School – Part 1

School will be starting soon.  Here are some quick tips to help parents and kids get ready for the upcoming school year from Tribune News Service. Setting the family alarm clock to hit those early, early — did we mention early? — morning classes is only part of the challenge of going back to school.…
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