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William D. Smyser Elementary School

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Girl’s Hair Gets Caught In Handheld Fan Distributed By CPS

Shortly after the fans were distributed at Smyser Elementary School, a 6-year-old’s hair got caught in her fan and her teacher had to cut it out.

09/12/2013

Under a new approach to teaching math, developed by the Erikson institute, preschool teacher Jennifer Meath integrates math into every subject and activity during class, even while taking attendance or checking the calendar. (Credit: CBS)

New Program Integrates Math Lessons In All Subjects For Preschoolers

Was math the one subject that simply didn’t add up for you in school? Plenty of students struggle with mastering mathematics, but a new program is finding that starting early with a different approach can really pay off.

CBS 2–01/11/2012