When parents of high schoolers are given guidance on how to talk about the importance of science and math, their children are more likely to score well on a STEM standardized test and, years later, pursue a STEM career, a study finds.
The Every Student Succeeds Act opened the doors for states to revamp their accountability systems and include new indicators of school quality.
Ken Krehbiel, who has been serving as acting executive director for the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics since October 2016, has been selected as the organization's new executive director.
A new website geared toward school administrators rates instructional programs for K-12 reading and math based on the effectiveness criteria laid out in the new federal education law.
There's now a classroom-friendly version of the sci-fi thriller novel, which many say is potentially a great STEM teaching tool.
The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium put out a request for proposal today seeking a partnership to create a test that both measures standards-mastery and can be used for college admissions.
The newest batch of K-12 textbook reviews from nonprofit EdReports.org has some bad news for at least one major publisher.
Rather than teaching students about the underpinnings of American society, civics education in many places has veered into promoting liberal activism, panelists said at a recent American Enterprise Institute event.
Critics said the bill would have allowed teachers to bring in alternative theories about climate change and evolution.
In this Education Week video, a 4th grader describes an approach to essay writing used in many elementary classrooms across the country in which the image of a hamburger serves as a graphic organizer.