Four of the nation's largest tech companies—Amazon, Apple, Google, and Microsoft—are vying for the K-12 classroom market, and according to a recent Ed Week Market Brief survey, there's a clear leader so far.


Welcome to the National Poetry Out Loud Competition, where 53 high school students recited poems—classical, modern, long, and short—and competed for $20,000 in prize money.


Competency-based education is being piloted by more districts and states, but in Colorado, one district is struggling with the approach as state officials contemplate how to intervene.


More states are planning to require high schoolers to pass the test people take in applying for U.S. citizenship before they graduate.


But programming experience can make young girls more interested and confident in STEM fields, researchers found.


A program that originated in the White House is being carried on and expanded with support from government and private organizations.


More than half of 4th graders spend less than three hours a week on science, according to a report from Change the Equation.


The Smarter Balanced test group announced today it has partnered with Desmos, a company that created a free online graphing calculator that is giving Texas Instruments a run for its money.


Encouraging kindergartners' attempts to spell unknown words on their own can help them become better readers, according to a recent study.


A research effort examines how teachers can use children's literature to teach math.


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