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.
California is taking steps to implement a 2011 law that required the teaching of LGBTQ history.
The biotech entrepreneur who founded the USA Science and Engineering Festival, a celebration of STEM learning held in Washington since 2010, has died of pancreatic cancer.
The social media giant is giving the nonprofit Code.org $15 million over five years to focus on increasing diversity in computer science.
A study found that giving middle school math teachers access to inquiry-based lesson plans and online support significantly improved student achievement--and benefited weaker teachers the most.
How can teachers address two recent high-profile police shootings and the death of five Dallas police officers in the classroom? Here are some resources.