Eighth grade science teachers with little to no college coursework in science are less likely to practice inquiry-based science instruction, according to a new study. Is that one reason for a shortage of STEM workers in the United States?


A federal district court dismisses Detroit students' claim that their failure to be taught to read violates their rights under the U.S. Constitution.


States don't routinely collect information on districts' materials purchases. If they plan to use curriculum as a lever to improve student learning, they should, a new brief argues.


The Golden State plans to triple the number of students who are proficient in a language other than English over the next 12 years.


A new report from a national think tank pulls together everything you need to know about the state of civics education and the teachers who teach it.


Eight independent DC-area schools announced on Monday their decision to eliminate Advanced Placement courses by 2022.


Students like math and science more than they did nearly a decade ago, but they like reading less, especially in elementary school.


Participation and performance among AP Computer Science courses has increased in the past year, but especially so for the popular AP Computer Science Principles class.


High school history teachers are fighting back against changes to Advanced Placement World History that eliminate content on pre-colonial Africa, Asia, Americas and the Middle East.


Gov. Tom Wolf of Pennsylvania plans to sign a bill requiring 7th through 12th graders take a civics test.


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