A measure approved this week by the Wisconsin Senate would require all high school students to complete more math and science credits to graduate.
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November 13, 2013
October 16, 2013
Northwestern University's Science Club and the Santa Fe Institute's Project GUTS were recognized as having exemplary STEM after-school programs.
September 30, 2013
A new study analyzes key factors in schools, homes, and teacher practice that correlate with high achievement on the TIMSS and PIRLS exams of math, science and reading.
September 25, 2013
This Storify takes a look at the short history of the Next Generation Science Standards, from their initial conception to adoption by seven states and counting.
September 19, 2013
The state board of education in Delaware voted 6-0 today to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards, making it the seventh state to sign on.
September 11, 2013
North Carolina is rolling out a new initiative to recognize exemplary STEM schools, based on a set of key attributes.
September 09, 2013
Teachers are already thinking of ways to use Google Glass--taking students on virtual field trips, training students with autism to recognize emotions, and more.
September 05, 2013
Math is the top pick of U.S. adults asked to name the "most valuable" subject they studied in school, according to new Gallup data. Meanwhile, science is more popular than when the question was posed a decade ago.
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.
August 14, 2013
The U.S. Department of Defense recently issued a series of grants to promote STEM education in schools serving military families.