At the White House Science Fair, Pres. Barack Obama mingled with talented students from around the country.
Less than two years after it started a leading-edge readiness assessment for kindergarten students, Maryland backs off, saying it takes too much time away from instruction.
A science curriculum using toy cars helped engage girls and special education students in learning physics, finds a study presented at AERA.
Under the common core, parents and middle school students are being asked to delay algebra until high school. But that's because Algebra I is not the course it used to be.
The Hindu American Foundation says proposed changes to California's history framework erase or misrepresent India and Hinduism, but scholars contest that view.
Contrary to public perception, disadvantaged students are not disproportionately placed in career-related programs, the study finds.
The Virginia legislature passed a bill that would require computer science to be added to the state's K-12 learning standards.
'Serial' launched something of a podcast revolution. So why are there still so few podcasts for kids?
The new survey from PricewaterhouseCoopers also finds that many teachers feel they don't have the resources to teach financial literacy to students.
The governor vetoed a bill that would have made Virginia the only state to require K-12 teachers to identify classroom materials with "sexually explicit content" so that parents could opt their children out of such reading.