In the United States, there was no statistical difference between boys' and girls' scores in either math or science on the 2012 PISA test.
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December 13, 2013
December 06, 2013
How do you capture the life of a liberation leader, political prisoner, and president who helped end a nation's system of racial oppression? How do you convey his place in history for students?
December 03, 2013
The PISA results, released today, are both widely publicized and quite complicated. Here are some tips for understanding the data.
November 15, 2013
Children today see and interact with far-away relatives before they can even talk. It's a wonderful thing. So why does it stop in so many classrooms? Here are some ideas for videoconferencing projects.
November 07, 2013
Ingredients of a real-world, interdisciplinary curriculum.
October 31, 2013
Using open data for education could unlock between $900 billion and $1.2 trillion in economic value every year, according to a McKinsey Global Institute study.
October 01, 2013
Project-based learning that's literally out of this world.
September 26, 2013
We must prepare teachers today for hybrid and teacherpreneur roles so that the most accomplished practitioners continue working with students while expanding their influence.
September 20, 2013
How one state gives graduation distinction to globally competent youth.
September 17, 2013
There is a shift in attitude mainly among young people who view language learning and cultural understanding as a critical necessity.