It's well-known there's a gender gap within science, technology, engineering, and math majors and careers, and a new study traces the moment many women give up on STEM to a single college class: calculus.
A recent study found that academic language, perspective taking, and complex reasoning can predict the kind of deep reading comprehension students need in secondary school and beyond.
A California bill would offer a seal of proficiency for California high school graduates who have demonstrated proficiency in STEM.
In several parts of the western U.S. and Canada, there's a focus on introducing indigenous youth to STEM careers.
A new paper lists 28 ways federally funded research has changed what we know about how to teach whole numbers, fractions, algebra, and other math topics.
In this video interview, the president of the National Science Teachers Association, David Evans, answers nine questions about the new science standards.
Researchers find that U.S. teachers perform about as well as other American college graduates in literacy skills, but lag both fellow college-educated Americans and their international peers in math skills.
Project-based learning may be an increasingly popular instructional strategy, but experts say teachers are too often not given the supports they need to make it work.
A scenario familiar to many classroom teachers is playing out on a much bigger scale at the Republican National Convention.
After a 21 year drought, the United States has now won the prestigious international high school math competition for two years running.