Schools serving a student population that spans pre-K through Grade 12 can offer a unique benefit — the chance for younger and older students to...Read More
This blog post was written by Taneal Sanders, Grade 5 teacher at GEMS World Academy Chicago.
Here I am, a 41-year-old woman, whose least favorite...Read More
Why study art in school?
The question has asked been repeatedly over the years, often igniting passionate debate. One reason the question comes up is...Read More
Parents and educators can find it challenging to get children of all ages motivated and excited about reading, especially in the digital age. A...Read More
One of the ideas embedded in the academic approach at GEMS World Academy Chicago is that learning happens everywhere — not just within the classroom...Read More
Recess is often viewed as the time when students take a break from the learning they do in school. But reseach shows that in fact, recess is itself a...Read More
Baseball season is the best time of the year for many fans, but it's also a great time for STEAM educators, regardless of their interest in the game.Read More