New parent guides, created by the group that led the development of the Next Generation Science Standards, aim to get the word out about how and why science instruction is changing.
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April 19, 2017
Struggling readers in particular have made steep gains on basic reading skills, according to a 12-year study.
April 18, 2017
This is EdReport.org's first review of reading materials for students in grades K-2, including one open educational resource.
April 06, 2017
To successfully implement the standards, districts need to establish a science leadership team, ensure that teachers and school leaders get high-quality professional learning, and collaborate with other districts, according to new guidelines from Achieve.
March 27, 2017
About one in three teachers nationally are using the free online materials, but which teachers are these and how are they using them?
February 27, 2017
The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium put out a request for proposal today seeking a partnership to create a test that both measures standards-mastery and can be used for college admissions.
February 24, 2017
The newest batch of K-12 textbook reviews from nonprofit EdReports.org has some bad news for at least one major publisher.
February 22, 2017
A committee comprised primarily of classroom teachers spent six months working to develop the standards, which emphasize hands-on learning.
January 11, 2017
A RAND Corporation study found that teachers in Louisiana were more familiar with state standards than their counterparts in other states and more likely to use classroom materials that corresponded to the standards.
January 06, 2017
Wyoming's new science benchmarks are similar to the Next Generation Science Standards.