High school juniors and seniors who participated in a prestigious national math competition said they tend to study alone and to learn best when they grasp underlying concepts.
Plans to expand college prep-style charter schools have led to calls for schools with more diverse instructional models.
The new research using data from the National Endowment for the Arts also shows that socioeconomic status isn't always a barrier to making art.
Seven states now have standards for computer science education and more are considering them.
To successfully implement the standards, districts need to establish a science leadership team, ensure that teachers and school leaders get high-quality professional learning, and collaborate with other districts, according to new guidelines from Achieve.
The city is making plans to require students to create postsecondary plans or risk not graduating with a diploma.
If you haven't seen it yet, make sure to check out Education Week's recent special report about the ever-evolving world of curriculum resources.
The number of students earning bachelor's degrees in computer science hit a new high recently—finally surpassing the previous peak in 2003.
The Heartland Institute sent teachers mailers with information that encourages them to teach about alternative explanations for global warming.
A relatively new organization, Open Up Resources, is seeking to build on the appetite for using free, open curricula as an alternative to traditional textbooks.