With the recent defection of Florida, membership in the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers has fallen to 16 states, plus the District of Columbia, as reflected in an updated EdWeek map.
Education Week updates its map of common-standards adoptions to reflect the first reversal by a state: Indiana.
Assistant Superintendent Dennis Creedon has been honored for his leadership in advocating for arts integration into the curriculum.
Many more students in the New York City school system will get exposed to modern music education, from hip hop to hard rock and punk, through a new initiative.
Two Illinois researchers found a way to gauge high school students' thoughts and feelings at precise moments during science classand in doing so uncovered some alarming differences between the way male and female students experienced instruction.
Forty-one states now have instructional requirements for arts education at all levels (elementary, middle, and high school), though only 17 states have policies regarding assessment in the subject, according to a new report.
Illinois has officially adopted the Next Generation Science Standards.
At a public secondary school focused on engineering, health, and medicine just outside Portland, Ore., students build marble sorters and learn about the human body.
New data from the Office of Civil Rights indicates that racial minorities were underrepresented in gifted-and-talented programs and Advanced Placement classes, among other areas.
Wyoming's governor signed into law a budget bill that included a footnote forbidding the state board of education from reviewing or adopting the Next Generation Science Standards,