Monday
Apr 20
2015

Getting to the Root: Fostering a Child’s Love of Nature from an Early Age

Children are born with an intrinsic sense of awe and curiosity about nature, and Earth Day presents a unique opportunity to teach your littlest learners about the world around them.

Friday
Mar 20
2015

Ceiling Breaker for Female Leaders in Public Health

Dr. Nadine Burke Harris, a self-identified “Jamericanadian,” was born in Vancouver, Canada, but spent her first 5 years in Kingston, Jamaica, where her family is from. When her father received a Fullbright Fellowship to work at Stanford University her family immigrated to Palo Alto, California.

A Partnership to Empower the Youngest Generation

Feb 19, 2014

The phrases “achievement gap” and “opportunity gap” have long been common in the education community. Recently, however, researchers have begun to place greater emphasis on the “word gap” — a vocabulary discrepancy between children in low versus high-income families.