The Montana board of education voted to adopt a new set of K-12 science standards, which closely resemble the Next Generation Science Standards that 18 states have adopted.
California's new law requires the state's education department to create a template for an ethnic studies curriculum.
You can now watch our short video explainer about what the common core is ... and what it's not.
A new report shares its vision for lifelong, equitable STEM education in the United States.
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.