Spatial Skills and STEM: What's the Connection?

Rae Pica with Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, Jill Berkowicz 

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Our guests have identified a gap -- similar to the word gap-- between children in lower socioeconomic classes and those in the middle class.The gap impacts readiness for STEM.

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Introducing Writing Skills to Very Young Children

Rae Pica with Angela Hanscom and  Amanda Morgan, MS

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What are the best practices for introducing writing to young children?  When should we start?

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Do We Need to Teach Cooperative Skills?

Rae Pica with Ellen Booth Church,  Amanda Morgan, MS

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Join us as we rethink the balance between encouraging competition and cooperation in young kids.

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Bullying Starts in the Sandbox: Five Ways to Stop It There

Rae Pica with Dr. Blythe Hinitz, Jill Berkowicz Ed.D

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Bullying behavior starts much earlier than many people think.  Our guests explain why preschool is the place to nip bullying in the bud.

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Managing Classroom Interruptions: Students Gone Wild

Rae Pica with Janelle Cox, Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed.

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How do we balance the desire to encourage student engagement and expression with the need to maintain control?

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