Professional groups team up to offer help transitioning to the common standards.
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September 12, 2011
September 06, 2011
The revised standards for psychology come at a time of growing interest in the subject among high schoolers.
August 30, 2011
A group of states designing tests for the common standards releases a document outlining the "evidence of learning" students should have to demonstrate to show mastery of the common standards in math.
August 29, 2011
The grant to Western Washington University will seek to gauge the program's impact on teaching of science in the elementary grades.
August 25, 2011
The SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium delays the release of its math content specifications.
August 25, 2011
The authors envision a curriculum in which algebra, geometry, and calculus would be replaced with the study of finance, data, and basic engineering.
August 19, 2011
The study finds that students from the 2011 graduating class lagged their peers in many other nations.
August 16, 2011
The Texas Instruments Foundation is providing a grant of $413,000 to expand the High-Tech High Heels program for educating girls in the STEM fields.
August 11, 2011
Unlike most efforts to improve instruction in the STEM subjects, the initiative at St. Catherine University targets elementary teachers.
August 04, 2011
The state has been a battleground for teaching about evolution, but the new standards are expected to be firmly grounded in the evolutionary theory.