Children’s Learning Institute to study parent, teacher behaviors

Understanding how to provide children with an early foundation in school readiness skills is critical, as many states estimate that half of their students, especially those from lower socioeconomic backgrounds, arrive at kindergarten already far behind where they need to be to succeed in school.

teacher with students Children’s Learning Institute awarded nearly $10M

Children’s Learning Institute researchers at McGovern Medical School recently were awarded federal funding for research covering a variety of education topics ranging from reading comprehension to English-language learners to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) assessments.