Two-thirds of public school teachers say the intensive focus on English and math is crowding other subjects out of the classroom.
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December 02, 2011
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November 30, 2011
Unit blocks are seeing a resurgence in education circles, The New York Times reports.
November 16, 2011
The National Center on Time & Learning offers case studies of five public schools offering more time for science instruction.
November 10, 2011
The PARCC assessment consortium releases its revised, final content frameworks after public feedback.
November 03, 2011
More than 150 STEM education proposals are seeking a slice of federal aid in the second round of the federal Investing in Innovation program.
October 18, 2011
The National Research Council and National Academy of Sciences are co-hosting a meeting next week to launch the initiative on teaching evolution.
October 14, 2011
The new project aims to bring together higher education, secondary schools, and outside groups to ensure new math teachers are prepared to bring the common standards into the classroom.
October 13, 2011
Gov. Rick Scott suggests Florida doesn't need any more anthropology majors.