An elementary and middle school education that prioritizes science and technology offers much more than a solid understanding of photosynthesis, fluency with computer programming or the spark that launches a future astronaut into space.
From facilities that stress classical education tenets from ancient Greece and Rome to schools catered toward those with a creative bent, the field of private education abounds with options for students and parents who are seeking a specific direction in their education.
A high-quality early childhood program not only promotes children’s safety and well-being, but also supports their growth and development.
Is your child exhibiting anxiety about going to school? They’re not the only one. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 4.4 million children are living with anxiety.
We talked to local nutrition professionals across Boulder County, Colorado to get the dish on healthy snack ideas.
From rock climbing to dance to music, Boulder County and Northern Colorado offers a variety of educational & enriching after school programs.
As children grow, their eyes change quickly. Careful attention to a child’s eye health can help catch problems early, while their eyes are still developing.
As they say, “It takes a village.” And when it comes to helping children, caregivers and families get back to school in wellness the village is here to support anyone in need. Don’t hesitate to reach out to these diverse local organizations to learn how they can assist your family moving forward this fall.
There may be many reasons students sometimes find it difficult to attend and graduate from a traditional brick-and-mortar high school. But that doesn’t mean a high school degree is impossible.
Pandemic or not, Boulder County schools see the benefits of outdoor education.
Choosing between a Montessori or Waldorf School for your child? We talked to experts to help you understand where the two educational philosophies overlap, how they diverge, and what that means for your kids.
Young children with unique challenges have a bright future in our region, thanks to the Child Find program.
Faith-based education can help children understand the larger picture, helping enable them to understand, discuss, and confront global problems for the common future.
The Twin Peaks Classical Academy in Longmont specializes in a classical approach to education, with a mission statement that stresses “the foundations of virtue and character,” and “building cultural literacy through a content-rich curriculum in an encouraging environment.”
You’ve likely heard of and your child’s preschool probably practices inclusive early childhood education. Three local educators help us understand it better and how it benefits not just kids in the classroom but their families, too.
We all learned last year that early childhood education best happens in person. Yet what makes early education crucial to a child’s emotional, social and mental development, and – for parents who are concerned that their children may have missed out during the pandemic – how can educators help our littlest ones become lifelong, joyful learners?
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