Researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine partnered with teachers from Boston Public Schools to create an engaging science curriculum focused on the scientific method and health-related concepts.
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Achievement gaps persist by gender persist across the globe, a new study finds, with boys lagging in reading and girls lagging in math.
February 26, 2013
If a new nonprofit in Colorado has its way, physics will become a mainstay of middle school science.
February 25, 2013
English and U.S. history continue to be the most popular AP subjects, new data show, though participation in STEM disciplines continues to rise.
January 17, 2013
One of the two state assessment consortia, PARCC, solicits feedback on two key facets of its proposed accommodations policy.
January 07, 2013
The public is getting one more chance to weigh in on a set of common science standards.
December 27, 2012
The common standards and assessments, along with a keen interest in math, drove lots of interest in blog posts on Curriculum Matters this year.
December 21, 2012
Proposed accommodations could make fewer students eligible in some states, and more in others.
December 17, 2012
With $11 million from the Helmsley Charitable Trust, the two national teachers' unions will call on educators to help build a library of instructional tools.
December 14, 2012
The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers cut back its budget for formative and diagnostic work to facilitate work on summative tests.