All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Kindergarten’

Kindergartner Praying Controversy Headed To Court?

The controversy surrounding whether or not an Carillon Elementary teacher stopped a five-year-old from praying is now the subject of a lawsuit. It’s a turn of events that isn’t too surprising given what’s at the heart of the matter. Marcos and Kathy Perez of Oviedo, Flordia are claiming that their young daughter Gabriella was getting ready to say grace when …

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Kindergartner Praying Controversy: Potential Hoax?

Outrage is swirling around the story emerging from Oviedo, Florida involving a five-year-old girl who was allegedly interrupted during her lunchtime prayer. According to a story told to the Orlando Sentinel, a kindergartner was preparing to pray over her meal when a ‘lunch teacher’ at Carillon Elementary stopped her. “My lunch teacher told me that, when I was about to …

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Byler Sextuplets, Kindergarten A Second Chance

After breaking through the ovarian barrier together, the famous Byler sextuplets are returning to kindergarten; however, this time the group of six will all be separated from one other. The group of five boys and one girl started kindergarten last year, but were placed into two groups of three at that time. This time around, each child will be placed …

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Kindergarten Brawl Breaks Out Over Spilled Juice

A kindergarten brawl at a Cleveland school was caused by the most innocuous of incidents – spilled juice. The AP reports that a brawl broke out at the Michael R. White Elementary School during a graduation ceremony on Friday. At the end of it all, eight people were arrested. The brawl reportedly started with some spilled juice. After that, two …

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Kindergartners are Being Taught to Embrace and Utilize Technology

Kindergartners are learning how to communicate in a concise manner through Twitter. Early childhood educators are teaching entire classes how to tweet and have created classroom networks for students on Twiducate, a social network devoted to schools and teaching environments. Twiducate.com is a free resource for educators that was developed in 2009. The overaching goal of the platform is to …

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