An Associated Press story highlights examples of a resurgence in glee clubs in Delaware.

Obama has used the bully pulpit repeatedly over the past year to plug STEM education.

The Science, Engineering and Education Innovation website provides brief explanation of "transformative" NSF research.

The grants under the federal Ready-to-Learn Television program are focused on the math and literacy skills of young children.

Kansas becomes the 39th state to adopt the common standards.

Hot on the heels of last week's White House summit on community colleges, the Hechinger Report takes a look at the phenomenon of community college students getting mired in remedial education. The American Institutes for Research has put a pricetag on what it costs to educate college students who drop out after their freshman year. All of which only adds urgency to the question of what secondary schools must do to lay a strong foundation for students to do well in college, and what higher-ed must do to adequately support them once they're on campus. The New York Times analyzes ...

The National Science Foundation and DARPA announce grants to promote computer science education.

Subra Suresh was approved for a six-year term at the National Science Foundation.

Maine's commissioner of education approves the common standards, but the legislature still must approve them in order for that adoption to become final.

An ambitious effort to engage America's young people in the STEM fields kicks off this weekend: the USA Science & Engineering Festival.

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