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March 26, 2018
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Top eight reasons to explore science and tech outside the classroom

Students already take science at school, so why should they spend their off-hours in a lab? A few reasons to take the plunge into after-school science, […]
March 26, 2018
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Top ten reasons to teach kids art

School budget cuts and an increased focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) jobs can lead to the arts’ neglect in education. It’s time to […]
March 26, 2018
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How Idea Lab Kids trains outstanding teachers

Winter rain drizzles outside, but inside Idea Lab Kids Spring Branch’s spacious orange classroom 12 students focus on discovering how to code. Samuel is asking a […]
March 26, 2018
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Exploring math at home

A lot of us parents dreaded math in school, and studies show that we can unwittingly transfer that anxiety to our children. (https://scienceoflearning.uchicago.edu/news/susan-levine-traces-kids-math-skills-back-early-parent-talk) The good news: […]