Elementary School

Conn. Elementary School Canceling Halloween Because Not All People Celebrate ItTwo Newington Schools have canceled Halloween festivities, upsetting many students’ parents.
Police: Letter Threatens To Behead Elementary School Students In 3 RI CommunitiesWarwick's police chief says a threat to elementary school students in three communities mentioned beheading.
New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made MealsA new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what's offered at school.
Conn. Governor Details Telling Families Of Deaths An emotional Gov. Dannel P. Malloy recalled Monday how and why he decided to be the one to tell the families of the elementary school shooting victims that their loved ones were dead.
Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School StudentsThe first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.