A bill that would establish computer science standards and create a computer science teaching endorsement in Washington state is now headed to Gov. Jay Inslee for his signature.


Georgia is revising its science and social studies standards and the revamp will likely bring a stronger focus on civics.


A Vermont public school teacher who takes her young students out to the woods for an entire school day each week may offer lessons STEM educators.


Students who are far from reading on grade level should not be expected to meet the higher expectations of the Common Core State Standards in a year or two, said literacy expert David Liben.


A physics website lauds the importance of arts education. It's not alone among the sciences.


Black and Hispanic students are driving some of the biggest gains at the high school level, and less dramatic improvements at the college level.


EdWeek got inside the operation and found out who's scoring the tests, and how they're being trained.


The South Dakota board of education has adopted a new set of science standards that look a whole lot like the Next Generation Science Standards.


Wisconsin lawmakers include a citizenship-test requirement for high school students in budget recommendations from their joint finance committee.


In response to criticism that its test is too long, and takes a major toll on school scheduling and personnel, PARCC announces a major redesign.


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