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Intimately Connecting with Paint Tools

“Would you like to come to the art studio to meet our new paint brushes?”

I asked this question as I buzzed about an already living, breathing life of a classroom during our second week back to school. 809 more words

Critical Thinking - Applying

Applying the Third Level of Bloom’s Taxonomy in the Early Childhood Classroom

This is the third article in the series “Critical Thinking.” This article focuses on the third level of Bloom’s Taxonomy: Applying. 541 more words

Instructional Design

This can be done

For those who may not have seen them, I had two letters to the editor (LOEs) published recently, one on Tucson.com and the other in the Arizona Republic. 690 more words

AZ Legislature

The hardest question in early childhood: Raising the profile

ACECQA’s General Manager, Strategy, Communications and Consistency, Michael Petrie, explores the importance of early childhood education and care and reflects on the communication challenges impacting the public value of the sector and its educators. 1,660 more words


Ready for Pre-K Admissions?

Since the 2013-14 school year, New York City’s Pre-K for All program has been an absolute game-changer for the City’s four-year olds and their families. 281 more words

Public Schools 101

Watching ink dry

Sometimes we think change occurs at an incredible pace. Other times it’s too slow–like watching paint dry. But what about watching ink dry?

This week at the… 558 more words

Early Childhood Education

Quebec announces $1.4B early childhood education strategy

The government of Quebec announced Tuesday morning that it’s investing $1.4 billion (over five years) into early childhood education with the goal to give each child the chance to succeed regardless of their parents’ income. 347 more words