Girls outperform boys in reading, but the gender gap shrinks when digital texts are used, according to a new analysis by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.
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September 16, 2015
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September 11, 2015
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August 27, 2015
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August 04, 2015
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July 30, 2015
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July 27, 2015
A MOOC-provider teams up with the College Board to release materials aimed at students who are underrepresented in AP classes.
June 25, 2015
Mark R. Nelson was named the new executive director of the nearly 20,000-member Computer Science Teachers Association.
June 12, 2015
Today, the President announced the beginning of a National Week of Making, part of a larger initiative to get more K-12 and higher education students inventing, tinkering, building, and creating.