The educational publishing giant's payment of $7.7 million addresses claims by New York State that the foundation diverted money to its affiliated for-profit company.
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December 16, 2013
December 12, 2013
A new brief reveals that women continue to lag in computing degrees and jobs.
November 21, 2013
This Friday, Nov. 22, marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Because Kennedy's life and death remain such a deep source of public fascination, many educators are viewing this as a significant teaching moment.
November 13, 2013
A measure approved this week by the Wisconsin Senate would require all high school students to complete more math and science credits to graduate.
November 08, 2013
As engineering education gains a stronger foothold at the K-12 level, the National Academy of Engineering, with support from a $1.5 million corporate grant, is launching an initiative to help guide educators into what is often unfamiliar terrain.
October 15, 2013
A new program led by the grandson of explorer Jacques Cousteau seeks to reveal the thrill of discovery and raise environmental awareness in young people.
October 11, 2013
The Khan Academy announced a new partnership with a high school mathematics department that will help build a new and complete BC Calculus course.
October 10, 2013
A new partnership released a blueprint to help Illinois schools build a sustainable civics curriculum and encourage civic engagement.
October 09, 2013
The Business Roundtable makes a potentially controversial recommendation: setting up a panel to review curricular alignment with the common standards.
October 08, 2013
A new partnership focused on better preparing and retaining middle and high school-level mathematics teachers received a grant from the Helmsly Charitable Trust for its collaborative efforts.