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April 30, 2015
April 23, 2015
A high school math problem from Singapore made the rounds on the Internet.
April 19, 2015
Are you a science or math teacher who feels like moving away from grades is something you can't do? Check out this interview with Jim Cordery, a math teacher from NJ shared his thoughts with me about grading and challenges he has with #TTOG.
April 14, 2015
The toolkit for determining whether publishers' instructional materials are aligned to the Common Core State Standards has grown once again.
April 08, 2015
Algebra teachers should show students both correctly and incorrectly solved problems and have students to discuss them, according to a new algebra practice guide.
April 07, 2015
Just a heads-up to readers that Ed Week is offering a package of articles about math instruction, several of which focus on the Common Core State Standards for math, for free until April 15.
April 02, 2015
When exactly did the acronym for science, technology, engineering, and math enter the educational lexicon?
March 31, 2015
Is the country too narrowly focused on science, technology, engineering, and math?
March 30, 2015
A key instructional shift called for by the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics is the dual emphasis on conceptual understanding and procedural fluency.
March 30, 2015
Homework improves students' math and science performance, up to a point. But many students may go over that point, a new study finds.