Two out-of-school programs, one in Texas and one in Pennsylvania, are among those exposing students of all ages to STEM in order to encourage their interests in related careers.
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March 26, 2018
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December 19, 2017
With microcredentials, technology, and cross-curricular collaboration, this professional-learning program seeks to boost teacher engagement.
October 31, 2017
Student who played digital learning games improved their history test scores by half a letter grade in just three weeks, according to a recent study.
October 16, 2017
Teachers across the country are taking robots beyond STEM classes and into lessons on history, literature, geography—and even art and music.
June 30, 2017
At GenCyber camps, educators learn tips and tricks for teaching cybersecurity in hopes of peaking students' interest in the topic.
January 17, 2017
Two bills introduced by Democratic lawmakers in California call for the state to develop curriculum standards that teach students how to evaluate online news.
December 15, 2016
Machines are unlikely to ever completely replace teachers, but one researcher writes that technology is poised to automate basic teaching tasks to transform the profession.
October 25, 2016
A growing nonprofit literacy website created by a former teacher allows teachers to access a free online library for their class.