Gene Luen Yang, a graphic novelist who writes about identity and cultural differences for young adults and spent nearly two decades as a high school computer science teacher, was among 23 winners of the prestigious award.


The U.S. Census Bureau launched an updated website with free K-12 lesson plans for teaching statistics through geography, history, math, and social studies activities.


The Montana board of education voted to adopt a new set of K-12 science standards, which closely resemble the Next Generation Science Standards that 18 states have adopted.


California's new law requires the state's education department to create a template for an ethnic studies curriculum.


You can now watch our short video explainer about what the common core is ... and what it's not.


A new report shares its vision for lifelong, equitable STEM education in the United States.


With its eight years in the White House rolling to a close, the Obama administration is continuing to beat the drum on improving K-12 science, technology, engineering, and math education—with particular attention to computer science.


Twenty states now require that high school students be allowed to count a computer science course as a math or science credit toward graduation, according to a new report from the Education Commission of the States.


New Jersey is offering money to schools that want to use the arts to improve academics, parent and student engagement, and school climate and culture.


Fifteen years after the attacks on September 11, most K-12 students have no personal memories of the event.


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