## Articles on Academics and Teaching

## Language

Conversations with Children Help to Develop Language Skills

Study Shows Screening Tests To Identify Children With Reading Problems Are Being Misapplied

Early Foreign Language Program Promotes Fluency

## Math

A Pilot Program Brings Math into the Real World

Teach Mathematical Reasoning Not Rote Memorization and Tricks

Both Students and Teachers Gain New Mathematical Understanding By Examining the Reasoning Behind a Student's Incorrect Answer.

Report Urges Changes in Teaching Math

Gender-Based Math Gap Missing in Some Countries

Despite Hgh School Algebra Focus, More Students Need Remedial College Math

Panel Urges Schools to Emphasize Core Math Skills

Low Income Children Less Likely to Have Access to Qualified Math Teachers

Many Math Teachers are Just a Chapter beyond Their Students

Teaching Gap exists between Asian nd American Math Instruction

## Science

Elementary Students Learn the B

Students Apply Scientific Method While Cooking

High-Schoolers Teach and Learn at Science Fest

Is Science Being Left Behind?

Children Need to Learn Scientific Reasoning Skills

Conference Ignites Girls' Interest in Science

## Foreign and Second Language

Early Foreign Language Program Promotes Fluency

Two Languages Better Than One To Keep the Mind Young

Dual Immersion students outperform English-only counterparts

Elementary Foreign-Language Instruction on Descent

Bilingual Babies Get a Headstart Before They Are Born