Girls are interested in science, technology, engineering, and math, but more needs to be done to prepare them for success in these fields, according to a report from the ACT college-testing service.

A study of more than 140,000 college students' records found that student access to more high school STEM classes didn't predict whether they would major in or earn a degree in a STEM field.

Early experience with science can help youngsters develop critical problem-solving skills, but many parents feel ill-equipped to pursue the subject with their children, according to a new survey.

Marvel Studios' "Black Panther" is now a big hit in classrooms.

Twenty-three states' testing contracts expire this year, probably leading to more change in providers and tests, a new report says.

The new College-Board-approved AP readiness program launches in 100 schools in the fall.

Only a handful of states will still be offering the test in its entirety after this spring's testing season.

The nonprofit makes an unusual foray into state policy as it unveils record numbers of students who took one of its computer science exams.

A new vision for good assessment systems urges states to adopt approaches that include classroom work or performance tasks that provide meaningful gauges of student learning.

Broward County, Fla., where a school shooting claimed 17 lives, faces the challenges of responding both to student trauma—and the longer-term grieving process.


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