An official with the state education department in New Jersey confirmed that the state appears poised to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards next month.
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June 02, 2014
June 01, 2014
Findings of three new studies suggest that some students may benefit from STEM-focused schools, but that, overall, they're not necessarily more effective.
May 02, 2014
It's far from a universally held idea that teachers should spend time explaining what engineering is to kindergartners and 1st graders.
April 28, 2014
The third national festival brought together companies, universities, government agencies, scientists, engineers, and many others to get young people engaged in the STEM fields.
April 24, 2014
At the U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference this week, representatives for NAEP detailed the group's most recent assessment, which aims to measure how well students apply technology and engineering skills to real-life situations.
April 16, 2014
A new report aims to make sense of the "confusing landscape" that is integrated science, technology, engineering, and math education, laying out the benefitsand the many challengesof connecting the STEM disciplines.
March 24, 2014
At a public secondary school focused on engineering, health, and medicine just outside Portland, Ore., students build marble sorters and learn about the human body.
March 10, 2014
A high school connects students' passions and curiosity with the content of the curriculum.
February 11, 2014
Next week is National Engineers Week, and a variety of events are planned, including a day devoted to encouraging girls to think about engineering as a career.
November 10, 2013
More than a dozen rural schools in Arizona are getting extra support for STEM learning outside the regular school day with a grant for robotics clubs.