The curriculum review website EdReports.org released its first round of results for high school math textbooksand three of the major publishers performed quite poorly.
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Amazon is launching a new platform with thousands of free lesson plans, activities, and other instructional materials for teachers.
June 23, 2016
Elementary and middle school math teachers have mixed feelings on the Common Core State Standards, saying both that they set unrealistic expectations and will have long-term benefits, according to the results of a survey.
June 20, 2016
U.S. Education Secretary John B. King Jr. called on schools to help foster "making"or hands-on creating, building, and tinkeringby giving students space for that sort of innovation.
June 17, 2016
Starting in 2017, students in Louisiana schools will learn cursive writing in 3rd gradeand they'll keep getting instruction on it through graduation.
June 08, 2016
The school board for the Portland, Ore., school system recently adopted a resolution saying it would stop using instructional materials that cast doubt on climate changea move that some national groups have labeled censorship.
June 07, 2016
New federal data show that black and Latino students are not getting equal access to the high-level math and science classes that are a gateway to college.
June 01, 2016
The drag-and-drop coding apps and tutorials that many K-12 schools use to teach students the beginnings of code may be entertaining, but they don't mimic the work real computer scientists do, argues the CEO of an ed-tech company.
May 27, 2016
A Florida teacher is preparing students for advanced math competitions during the school dayand it's paid off to the tune of nine national championships.
May 23, 2016
In a letter posted today on the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation's website, CEO Sue Desmond-Hellmann acknowledged that the group had made some miscalculations regarding implementation of the Common Core State Standards.