U.S. Secretary of Education John King said that schools must do more to educate students about their role in a democracy.
Spanning kindergarten through grade 12, the new standards are notably different from the common core in several ways.
The Gallup report commissioned by Google finds that black and Hispanic students are less likely than white students to have computer science classes available at school.
With their new K-12 Computer Science Framework, five national groups hope to offer "a common language for what computer science means."
In these audio clips, the author and retired professor discusses how background knowledge affects reading comprehension, why he thinks the common core's focus on reading complex texts is useless, and what education policymakers can learn from France.
Iowa is among the states considering new social studies standards.
Students in the highest-performing countries for mathematics are less reliant on memorization strategies than their peers in lower performing-countries, according to a new analysis of international assessment data.
The Evergreen State's new standards are based on a national model created the Council for Economic Education.
Students have led the charge for celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day in some cities and districts.
In a recent interview, one of the lead writers of the reading standards explained that the decision was about prioritiesand that learning to use technology took precedence. But what does the research say?