At a summit featuring Vice President Joe Biden, 26 companies signed a pledge stating they would help advance STEM education, which included a commitment to advocate for the common core and the Next Generation Science Standards.


Should computer coding be taught in elementary schools? Or high schools? Or is a better question: Should coding be taught at all?


Michigan has become the most recent state to face big questions about its assessment plans under the Common Core State Standards.


Based on a new analysis from the NAEP governing board, only 39 percent of 12th graders are ready for entry-level college courses in math and 38 percent in reading.


The latest round of NAEP results for 12th graders delves into a variety of contextual factors, including math courses students have taken and their attitudes toward reading.


What accounts for the stagnation in NAEP reading and math achievement over time? It's complicated.


Museums can be exciting new hubs of learning for students, especially when using digital tools, explains a new webinar.


Elementary students spend nearly a third of their time off task, with distractions more likely to happen when they are working on their own or receiving whole-group instruction.


An examination of what students choose for their "outside" reading in grades 1 through 12 shows disconcerting patterns taking hold in middle school.


This is the last year the AP U.S. History exam will appear in its current format—for 2014-15, the College Board is redesigning both the course and the exam.


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