No child should ever have to go to bed hungry. Food insecurity among young children is associated with physical, mental, emotional and social consequences that can negatively impact academic performance.
New research from Michigan State University finds children develop language and literacy skills at a young age, in part due to their ability to “self-regulate.” Self-regulation refers to a child’s ability to pay attention to tasks.
Science, technology, engineering, and math (the "STEM" subjects) are important areas of learning for any student. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 8.6 million STEM-related jobs in the United States, and that figure is climbing.