New research from the American Psychological Association shows that students are less motivated in science when they believe that success in the field depends on extraordinary talent.
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February 12, 2016
February 04, 2016
Several of the big computer science education groups have put out a draft "framework" for how to teach the subject, and they're now looking for feedback from the public.
February 02, 2016
The stars may very well be aligning for proponents of K-12 computer science education
January 30, 2016
Today, the White House announced what it's calling an "ambitious, all-hands-on deck" initiative to get every student in the United States coding.
January 28, 2016
NBC Learn and the National Science Foundation have released a series of short videos about nanotechnology, or the study of objects that are measured in billionths of meters.
January 28, 2016
It's been 30 years since the space shuttle Challenger exploded with New Hampshire teacher Sharon Christa McAuliffe on board.
January 22, 2016
The school district is looking to departmentalize math instruction for 5th grade students as part of a push for stronger algebra preparation.
January 20, 2016
Very few K-12 science teachers have the experience needed to teach the science and engineering practices described in the Next Generation Science Standards, according to a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
January 14, 2016
If you want to find out what math textbooks a district is using, just go ahead and ask the central office, right? According to researcher Morgan Polikoff, it's not quite that easy.
January 12, 2016
In his last State of the Union address, President Barack Obama said that "helping students learn to write computer code" is among his goals for the year ahead.