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Bridging More Than Just A Reading Gap

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

From Sarasota Herald-Tribune: “The mission of the Literacy Lab is to provide low-income children with individualized reading instruction to improve their literacy skills, leading to greater success in school and increased opportunities in life.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

How San Antonio Educators Are Bridging Cultural Gaps to Involve Parents

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

From San Antonio Express-News: “Educators across the country have emphasized parental engagement, because studies show students whose parents are involved outperform those whose parents do not appear engaged.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Acts of Kindness: Foster Grandparents Volunteer To Teach Students

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

From Star-Herald: “After dedicating their day to teaching the students, the foster grandparents feel a sense of pride as they watch the students interact with others in public for years.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

How to Get Preschoolers to Share

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

From The New York Times Magazine: “To foster empathic behavior like sharing, helping and comforting others in a child, guide them into the inner world of feelings — their own and those of others.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Five Ways to Nurture Compassion in Kids

Saturday, January 12, 2019

From Mind/Shift: “Do more than have conversations about being compassionate with your child, look for ways to act compassionately at home and in your community.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.