New survey results seek to probe students' learning preferences and habits, with an emphasis on mathematics.
Gov. Peter Shumlin of Vermont is proposing to require all students to take Algebra I and geometry before graduating high school.
The South Carolina senate approves a bill asking the state board of education to reconsider its adoption of the Common Core State Standards.
Two organizations create a framework for states to use in thinking through their common-standards implementation plans.
The College Board has just announced plans to pilot two new AP courses that aim to foster students' independent research skills.
The information collected from more nearly 7,000 school districts suggests that schools with high concentrations of black and Hispanic students have less access to high-level STEM courses.
Reverberations continue from common-standards opposition in South Carolina and Utah.
A measure to retain a federal mandate for science testing did not get its day in committee this week.
Bills questioning the common standards progress through the Utah and South Carolina legislatures.
The leader of one of the groups that brought about the common standards urges higher education and K-12 to work together on the new expectations.