early childhood eduction http://wvxu.org en Strengthening STEM Education http://wvxu.org/post/strengthening-stem-education <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>If the US is to remain competitive in a rapidly changing global economy, bolstering the nation’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) workforce is essential, and STEM education plays a critical role in our country’s future. <a href="http://www.piemedia.org" target="_blank">Partnership for Innovation in Education</a> (PIE) promotes STEM education through experimental, digital, project-based and blended learning methods and hands-on applications. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 22358 at http://wvxu.org Strengthening STEM Education Measuring Social-Emotional Skills in Children http://wvxu.org/post/measuring-social-emotional-skills-children <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The ability to work as part of a team, build relationships, compromise, and adapt to change are skills formed during early childhood. <a href="http://www.uwgc.org" target="_blank">United Way of Greater Cincinnati</a> has partnered with the <a href="http://www.devereux.org/" target="_blank">Devereux Center</a> to create a system that measures social-emotional skills in young children, and last year completed assessments of over 4,600 students in our region. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 21806 at http://wvxu.org Measuring Social-Emotional Skills in Children Managing Children's Screen Time http://wvxu.org/post/managing-childrens-screen-time <p></p><p> Sun, 15 Dec 2013 12:50:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 20809 at http://wvxu.org Managing Children's Screen Time The Read-Aloud Handbook by Jim Trelease http://wvxu.org/post/read-aloud-handbook-jim-trelease <p></p><p> Sun, 20 Oct 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Perzel 18574 at http://wvxu.org The Read-Aloud Handbook by Jim Trelease Impact Cincinnati: Early Childhood Development http://wvxu.org/post/impact-cincinnati-early-childhood-development <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Studies have shown the early childhood years are the most critical for the development of learning skills and proper social interaction. Those years can also be a challenge for parents and caregivers who want to provide children with the tools they need to succeed.</span></p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 12:38:01 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 11369 at http://wvxu.org Impact Cincinnati: Early Childhood Development