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May 02, 2014

Explaining Engineering to Young Students

It's far from a universally held idea that teachers should spend time explaining what engineering is to kindergartners and 1st graders.

May 01, 2014

What's So Funny About a Number Sentence?

The common core does require some nontraditional teaching methods in math—but using number sentences and having students show their work are not among them.

May 01, 2014

Community-Based STEM Projects Win National Recognition

Winners of a national STEM contest, honored today in Washington, set out to solve community-based problems, including figuring out how to prevent garbage from entering local waterways and evaluating students' walking routes for safety.

April 28, 2014

National Science and Engineering Festival Aims to Inspire Youths

The third national festival brought together companies, universities, government agencies, scientists, engineers, and many others to get young people engaged in the STEM fields.

April 25, 2014

Role of Music and Movies in Promoting STEM Interest Spotlighted at Event

Creative endeavors can be a valuable tool in motivating and inspiring students to take an interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, but they're often underutilized, experts say.

April 24, 2014

NAEP Uses Video-Game Design for New Technology and Engineering Test

At the U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference this week, representatives for NAEP detailed the group's most recent assessment, which aims to measure how well students apply technology and engineering skills to real-life situations.

April 23, 2014

Celebrity Chef Links Cooking, Math Learning

Scholastic is releasing a series of "webisodes" showing reality-TV celebrities using math in their professions.

April 21, 2014

Reactions to the 'Common Core' Math Problem That Went Viral

A few weeks ago, a father posted a page from his son's supposed common-core math assignment on Facebook, claiming that despite his own degree in engineering, he could not solve the problem.

April 16, 2014

STEM: The Challenges of Connecting Four Disciplines

A new report aims to make sense of the "confusing landscape" that is integrated science, technology, engineering, and math education, laying out the benefits—and the many challenges—of connecting the STEM disciplines.

April 16, 2014

Rubric for Teaching Common Science Standards Released

The organization that helped develop the Next Generation Science Standards released a rubric for evaluating whether instructional resources are aligned to the new standards.

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