Washington last week became the eighth state to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards
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The report uses assessment scores to show how U.S. states stack up to nations around the world on math and science achievement.
September 27, 2013
A new grant from the National Science Foundation seeks to boost science education by allowing students and teachers to engage in research.
September 26, 2013
This Storify takes a look at the short history of the Next Generation Science Standards, from their initial conception to adoption by seven states and counting.
September 19, 2013
The state board of education in Delaware voted 6-0 today to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards, making it the seventh state to sign on.
September 12, 2013
Gov. Steve Beshear signaled that Kentucky would move forward with implementation of a new set of common science standards despite opposition from a legislative review panel.
September 11, 2013
North Carolina is rolling out a new initiative to recognize exemplary STEM schools, based on a set of key attributes.
September 06, 2013
Math is the top pick of U.S. adults asked to name the "most valuable" subject they studied in school, according to new Gallup data. Meanwhile, science is more popular than when the question was posed a decade ago.
September 05, 2013
California's state board of education voted unanimously yesterday to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards.
September 04, 2013
New research suggests the value of a course credit in Algebra 2 is declining.