education

Teach Kids to Write Numbers with the ‘Thumb Numbers’ Trick

Teach Kids to Write Numbers with the ‘Thumb Numbers’ Trick

For some kids, learning how to write numbers can be a real challenge. There are so many to learn! In all kinds of weird shapes! One can see how that would be frustrating. But an occupational therapy assistant may have come up with a method to help those kids out….

Don’t Call This ‘Homeschooling’

Don’t Call This ‘Homeschooling’

The emails are arriving fast and furious in my inbox: Public relations folks offering up this commentary from a homeschooling expert or that homeschool curriculum to parents who now find themselves doubling as full-time teachers, navigating the new online learning world we’re living in.

I’m Lee Pelton, President Of Emerson College, And This Is How I Work

I’m Lee Pelton, President Of Emerson College, And This Is How I Work

Emerson College, founded in 1880 as the Boston Conservatory of Elocution, Oratory, and Dramatic Art, is one of the country’s most prestigious liberal arts colleges. We talked to its twelfth president, Lee Pelton, about his academic background, his personal work habits, and his excellent reading recommendations.