The Institute of Education Sciences has awarded $10 million to WestEd to create a National Center for Cognition and Mathematics Instruction.
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July 12, 2010
June 24, 2010
A $10 million federal grant will pay for research on improving math instruction for students in middle school.
June 21, 2010
A new study suggests that middle school music instruction enhances students' academic achievement in algebra.
June 18, 2010
The theory of evolution will remain "a cornerstone of science classes in Nebraska's public schools" under proposed new science standards the state board of education is expected to take up this summer, reports the Omaha World-Herald. Three members of the state board told the newspaper they were not...
June 17, 2010
The U.S. House this week marked the 20th anniversary of a fellowship program that brings math and science teachers to Washington for a year.
June 14, 2010
NASA has just launched a new initiative to engage students in STEM activities during the summer months.
June 14, 2010
Engineering is getting increased attention in the early grades.
June 09, 2010
A Maryland district is teaming up with educational publisher Pearson to revamp the school system's elementary curriculum and then make the model available to other districts to purchase.
June 08, 2010
The Ohio state board of education yesterday unanimously approved the common-core standards.
June 07, 2010
Student bees and other competitions are growing in popularity.