The 2016-17 Milken Educator Award recipient shares how her class used a 3-D printer to build a little girl's prosthetic hand.
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April 26, 2017
April 26, 2017
President Bill Clinton spoke at the partner summit of 100Kin10, a national nonprofit to recruit, prepare, and support 100,000 STEM teachers by 2021.
April 14, 2017
Sean Nank, an award-winning math educator, discusses the challenges of teaching mathematics—and the subject's greatness.
March 20, 2017
A middle school science teacher from Pittsburgh will be at a mission launch this week, after going to a NASA space educator program.
March 01, 2017
The initiative stemmed from a call to action by President Barack Obama. What will it look like under President Donald Trump?
February 14, 2017
Actress and comedian Kate McKinnon will voice Ms. Frizzle in the reboot of "The Magic School Bus." But what would the new Ms. Frizzle have to say about Betsy DeVos and contemporary education issues?
January 05, 2017
Netflix will reboot the beloved '90s educational cartoon, "The Magic School Bus," starring eccentric science teacher Ms. Frizzle and her eager students as they embark on out-of-this world field trips.
November 01, 2016
A new study suggests that teachers' perceptions of girls' math abilities may contribute to the gender gap in that subject.
October 27, 2016
An Education Week Commentary package shares tips, advice, and insights on improving science instruction and making sure there is parity across all school districts.
May 04, 2016
In a White House ceremony on Tuesday, President Barack Obama honored top educators across the country and highlighted his administration's progress on education, including its initiative to prepare 100,000 STEM teachers by 2021.