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Creating Meaningful Literacy Experiences for Preschoolers

By Dr. Jenni Jacobs | August 9, 2018

Creating literacy-rich environments is certainly a buzz-phrase in preschool classrooms. It seems that everyone is always looking for new ideas to make their classrooms literacy rich. What seems to be missing from a lot of these conversations is meaning. It’s not enough to just have a lot of print in your environment. Research has shown […]

To Teach a Second Language or Not?

By Dr. Jenni Jacobs | August 8, 2018

One of the questions I get asked alot by teachers is whether they should be teaching a second language in their classroom or not. There is so much pressure from parents and administrators that it becomes hard to know what to do. There is no doubt. Children who learn a second language before puberty have […]