The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has formed a committee to revise its standards for what an ideal library media specialist should know and be able to do.
A paper highlights states' efforts to boost literacy through career-and-technical, or vocational education.
A South Dakota school district puts a math curriculum in place, and test scores rise. But getting everyone to buy into it is not easy.
A Texas A&M program preps incoming students for calculus, through technology. Both the student, and the university, benefit, supporters say.
A student from Oakland, Calif., launches a project to transform farming in India.
New federal regulations appear to give states more flexibility on common standards.
Scholars, teachers, think tank folks, and teachers fill the ranks of those working the development of multistate K-12 standards in language arts and math.
A new video game called "Conspiracy Code," challenges students to stop a menacing organization from rewriting history.
Two major English-language arts organizations release standards for testing.
The Kellogg Foundation is backing an effort to give math-and-science teachers master's degrees if they agree to work in disadvantaged schools. It is also demanding more of universities.