With its eight years in the White House rolling to a close, the Obama administration is continuing to beat the drum on improving K-12 science, technology, engineering, and math educationwith particular attention to computer science.
Twenty states now require that high school students be allowed to count a computer science course as a math or science credit toward graduation, according to a new report from the Education Commission of the States.
New Jersey is offering money to schools that want to use the arts to improve academics, parent and student engagement, and school climate and culture.
Fifteen years after the attacks on September 11, most K-12 students have no personal memories of the event.
Anna Dewdney, the author and illustrator of the popular Llama Llama children's books, died on Saturday after a 15-month battle with brain cancer.
A Mexican-American studies textbook proposed for use in Texas schools is being criticized for its characterizations of Mexican workers.
Three-quarters of 12th graders attend schools that offer statistics courses, but less than a quarter of students actually take them, according to a recent analysis of national data.
A Cobb County teacher's lesson on slavery is the latest to draw national attention to the question of how this piece of history should be taught.
A new study of disruptions in Smarter Balanced testing finds that the problems likely caused both dips and gains in scores.
When students explain incorrect thinking they could very well be cementing their own misunderstandings, according to a recent literature review.