The Next Generation Science Standards call for more "computational thinking" in middle school science. Two pilot projects at the American Educational Research Association meeting look at why that's difficult, and ways to do it.
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April 09, 2019
April 08, 2019
When it comes to algebra, new research at the American Educational Research Association suggests you can't start too early.
April 04, 2019
The American Educational Research Association opens its annual conference Friday in Toronto.
January 17, 2019
Considered a bright spot after several years of legislative frustration for researchers, the new law is expected to yield a simpler and easier process for getting education data.
May 02, 2018
Education economist Bridget Terry Long, a former chairwoman of the National Board for Education Science, has been named dean of Harvard University's graduate school of education.
April 12, 2018
The 2018 American Educational Research Association kicks off today in New York City.
November 10, 2017
Gloria Ladson-Billings, one of the nation's preeminent researchers on culturally relevant teaching, on Friday became the new president of the National Academy of Education.
September 08, 2017
Congress will debate an amendment to a fiscal 2018 omnibus spending bill that would cut the Institute of Education Sciences' budget by nearly a third.
May 25, 2017
When it comes to the federal budget for research, "Flat is the new up."
April 27, 2017
More than 12,000 education researchers are descending on San Antonio for the annual conference of the American Educational Research Association.