Charles Murray, Christina Hoff Sommers, Elizabeth Spelke, David Geary and other scholars probe the volatile topic of gender bias in math/science, and reach different conclusions.


Larry Sanger launches WatchToKnow.org, which offers free educational videos, which can be sorted by topic area.


The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear appeals about the removal of a book from school library shelves in Miami-Dade County, Fla.


Math teachers are in demand, despite the woeful economy, a report says.


The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has formed a committee to revise its standards for what an ideal library media specialist should know and be able to do.


A paper highlights states' efforts to boost literacy through career-and-technical, or vocational education.


A South Dakota school district puts a math curriculum in place, and test scores rise. But getting everyone to buy into it is not easy.


A Texas A&M program preps incoming students for calculus, through technology. Both the student, and the university, benefit, supporters say.


A student from Oakland, Calif., launches a project to transform farming in India.


New federal regulations appear to give states more flexibility on common standards.


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