It's been 30 years since the space shuttle Challenger exploded with New Hampshire teacher Sharon Christa McAuliffe on board.
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January 28, 2016
January 22, 2016
The school district is looking to departmentalize math instruction for 5th grade students as part of a push for stronger algebra preparation.
January 20, 2016
Very few K-12 science teachers have the experience needed to teach the science and engineering practices described in the Next Generation Science Standards, according to a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
January 14, 2016
If you want to find out what math textbooks a district is using, just go ahead and ask the central office, right? According to researcher Morgan Polikoff, it's not quite that easy.
January 12, 2016
In his last State of the Union address, President Barack Obama said that "helping students learn to write computer code" is among his goals for the year ahead.
January 07, 2016
A recent piece is reigniting the common-core math homework discussion.
January 05, 2016
Four new elements will be added to the periodic table, finally completing the chart's seventh row.
January 04, 2016
Facebook commenters are praising Mark Zuckerberg for his punchy comeback to a woman's post about the advice she gives to her granddaughters.
December 29, 2015
New promos from ExxonMobil ask viewers to think about what the world would look like without engineers.
December 28, 2015
Each year, we take a look at Curriculum Matters' most-read blog posts, and in 2015 it seems two major themes got readers clicking: common-core testing and math instruction.