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Learning to read…

Posted by Annie on Sep 9, 2016 in Education

Kindergarten – which means “garden for children” in German – is not kindergarten anymore. It’s yesterday’s first grade, or even second. Kindergarten’s academic standards are dramatically more rigorous than even a decade ago (“find textual evidence”; “read texts with purpose and understanding”; “distinguish between similarly spelled words by identifying the sounds of the letters that […]

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Educational History

Posted by Annie on Jul 12, 2014 in Education

It’s summertime, the kids are carefree —  at the beach or park, everything is sweet.  But fall is just around the corner. Next month it’s back-to-school clothes and supplies.  Before you consider putting your kids back in the public school system, have you considered the alternatives? Did you ever wonder what is going on in […]

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Mail Call Exhibit Opens

Posted by Annie on Nov 10, 2011 in Education

I think most of us have had a stamp collection at one time or another in our lives. I can recall as a girl, dreaming up ways to get mail from anyone overseas. I was thrilled  to  receive a letter all the way from Australia, until I discovered just how expensive it was to send […]

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