Researchers worry the Senate spending bill for the National Science Foundation could include restrictions on social sciences.
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June 17, 2014
November 15, 2013
House Republicans and Democrats lay out differing priorities for the nation's science education and research in their proposals for the next iteration of the America COMPETES Act.
September 10, 2013
The Institute of Education Sciences and the National Science Foundation have formally released common guidelines for education research and development.
August 28, 2013
A corporate philanthropy has announced $4.4 million in STEM-focused grants. Also, several universities have just gotten STEM support from the NSF.
June 11, 2013
The American Educational Research Association today praised the National Science Foundation's effort to implement new Congressional rules for political science research without damaging its peer review system.
May 10, 2013
Think education research has a tendency to get politicized now? Congress is debating ways to increase its own control over the National Science Foundation's peer review process, a move that could put a serious chill on the study of controversial education and other public interest topics.
March 11, 2013
The National Science Foundation has launched an effort to make the science of learning and education more cohesive
February 06, 2013
Subra Suresh will leave the NSF at the end of March, cutting short his six-year term at the federal agency.
November 23, 2011
Some ed-tech morsels to hold you over during the Thanksgiving break.