The common-core exams will include rules for calculator use that will be a change for many states and are likely to influence regular classroom use.
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The Thomas B. Fordham Institute contends that the Next Generation Science Standards fail to adequately align with the common-core math standards.
August 19, 2013
Idaho officials are advancing a plan to award students a math or science credit for completing computer science and engineering courses.
August 16, 2013
Iowa has taken a step toward possible adoption of the Next Generation Science Standards yesterday, after the state named 28 members to a task force that will review the document.
August 14, 2013
The U.S. Department of Defense recently issued a series of grants to promote STEM education in schools serving military families.
August 12, 2013
A document just published by the Kentucky department of education offers a closer look at public sentiment regarding the Next Generation Science Standards.
August 07, 2013
New survey results offer insights into early implementation by states of the Common Core State Standards.
August 06, 2013
This year, 25 teachers are getting a chance to hit the high seas and help scientists conduct research. Along the way, they're bringing lessons back to the classroom.
August 05, 2013
The NAEP governing has voted to scale back some forthcoming testing in response to federal sequestration.
August 05, 2013
Two Omaha-based foundation are providing $5.5 million over three years to improve math instruction through graduate coursework for educators.