The new reports provide state-by-state data on STEM learning, and suggest that many states may have set the bar too low.
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The grants will support a handful of museums in their efforts to educate and inspire the public.
April 08, 2011
A new website from a prominent scientific body probes the concepts students know and those where they have misconceptions.
April 01, 2011
Three upcoming conferences will examine how the arts can be tapped to strengthen STEM skills and spark creativity.
March 16, 2011
The Georgia board of education allows school districts to decide how to approach mathematics.
March 15, 2011
NASA has recently developed a set of educational videos hosted by scientists and mathematicians.
February 24, 2011
Only 4 percent of 4th graders in the Cleveland and Detroit school systems were deemed "proficient" in science.
February 22, 2011
President Obama has threatened to veto the bill as approved on a largely party-line vote in the House.
February 18, 2011
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February 17, 2011
Scientists must become more involved in educating the public about science and supporting K-12 students' interest in science, according to Alice S. Huang, president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.