A new middle school genetics and genealogy curriculum inspired by the PBS series "Finding Your Roots" aims to engage students in science using a more personal approach.
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May 04, 2018
Illinois would become the second state, after California, to require public schools to teach LGBT-inclusive history if a bill passed by the state senate becomes law.
April 19, 2018
High schools in Bridgeport, Conn., will offer a new course in African-American history in the fall, but not everyone agrees on which text to use.
April 13, 2018
Texas has finally approved course guidelines for a Mexican-American studies class. But the state's rechristening of the course title has drawn criticism.
March 30, 2018
The provocative idea in the city's bid is not fleshed out, but it comes as more districts and educators struggle to articulate the appropriate role of businesses in K-12 education.
March 22, 2018
A new project called MediaWise, backed by a $3 million Google grant, aims to teach young people how to tell fact from fiction online.
March 21, 2018
A study links financial literacy requirements in three states to better credit outcomes for young people in their first few years after high school.
March 15, 2018
Achieve will offer the badge to science units it deems well aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards.
March 01, 2018
Marvel Studios' "Black Panther" is now a big hit in classrooms.
February 08, 2018
Momentum for teaching finance in schools has stalled recently, according to a new report from the Council for Economic Education. The Council's president has some ideas on how to change that.