Gunnar Hotchkin: A War Hero

Written by Andrea Vaughan Gunnar Hotchkin, of Hinsdale, Illinois, was killed in Afghanistan on June 16th, 2010. He was part of a volunteer detail that searched out roadside bombs to secure areas for the ground troops. He and another soldier died when a bomb was detonated from a remote site as their armored tank rolled over […]

Carson Dellosa Video Tips for A More Organized Learning Center

Schoodoodle Product Spotlight of the Month: CenterSOLUTIONS®  Seek & Play Puzzles When it comes to classroom management, having an organized learning center with the right tools is essential.  Carson Dellosa Publishing Company has introduced a product to help teachers keep their learning centers a productive learning environment: CenterSOLUTIONS®  Seek & Play Puzzles. These puzzles have […]

Free eBook Available for Download: Advantage Math (Grade 1)

Schoodoodle wants  to help provide teachers and parents the resources to keep their student’s minds sharp all summer.  Each month we will be featuring a free sample of one of  our many educational eBooks to enhance your classroom  (or home) learning resources.   We currently offer over 10,000 electronic book titles to download for elementary school, […]

Great Summer Learning Tips from The National Summer Learning Association

The National Summer Learning Association Urges Parents to Participate in Summer Learning Day June 21 Research shows that all children experience learning loss when they don’t have educational activities during the summer. High-quality summer programs help keep kids engaged in learning.   This summer, communities around the country will hold events to raise awareness of […]

$543 billion for the 2009−10 school year

Current expenditures for public elementary and secondary schools will be about $543 billion for the 2009−10 school year. The national average current expenditure per student is projected at $10,844, up from $9,683 in actual expenditures in 2006−07. Source: National Center for Education Statistics