A quick roundup of developments in math, financial literacy, arts education, and book banning.
Recently in Math and Science Category
September 10, 2010
September 09, 2010
Georgia is planning to require all elementary and middle schools to use science achievement as a factor in making AYP under the No Child Left Behind Act.
September 08, 2010
A new video series intended for classroom use will explore the "science of football."
September 07, 2010
A $2 million grant from the NSF will enable researchers to study an elementary math curriculum developed in Russia.
August 25, 2010
Virtually every winning state in the federal Race to the Top competition has plans for improving STEM education.
August 24, 2010
A new STEM-focused school in Minnesota appears to be drawing families back to the Richfield district.
August 20, 2010
A wave of curricular responses to the common standards is building.
August 18, 2010
Washington State's math and science teachers are paid less than those teaching other subjects.
August 13, 2010
Idaho officials are planning to scrap a requirement that students pass a high school science exam to earn a diploma.
August 10, 2010
With support from a federal grant, a new initiative will develop classroom materials for middle school chemistry and biochemistry.