National Lab Day aims to promote hands-on science learning.
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May 11, 2010
May 10, 2010
The NCTM's new president discusses his group's agenda for the year.
May 10, 2010
The Michigan House and Senate have overwhelmingly approved a bill that would allow students to opt out of an Algebra II requirement if they obtain their parents' permission.
May 04, 2010
We don't get a chance very often to hear from the folks who are leading the writing of the common-core standards. Just a couple weeks ago, David Coleman (English/language arts) and Jason Zimba (math) discussed the project at length at a forum here in Washington. Now, excerpts from video interviews w...
April 29, 2010
The House science committee yesterday gave bipartisan approval to a bill to reauthorize the America COMPETES Act, which includes an emphasis on improving STEM education.
April 28, 2010
The House science committee today is taking up legislation aimed in part at improving STEM education.
April 27, 2010
The latest issue of the journal Science features a set of articles that explores the link between science learning and language skills.
April 19, 2010
Two new studies focus on the preparation and ongoing professional development of math teachers.
April 15, 2010
More than 10,000 students are gathering at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta to compete in an annual robotics competition.
April 14, 2010
About six percent of high school seniors in Massachusetts have yet to pass a science exam required to earn a diploma.