David Ginsburg, of Education Week Teacher's Coach G's Teaching Tips blog, has a good explanation about what it means to "make sense of problems"—one of the eight Standards for Mathematical Practice.

A charity event May 16 will support Little Kids Rock, a national nonprofit that helps schools integrate modern-day music into lesson plans in order to make music education more engaging for students.

A veteran educator is stepping up to become executive director of the board that oversees "the nation's report card."

A few incidents of lax oversight have resulted in warnings or disciplinary steps.

A recent survey of 5,000 K-12 science, technology, engineering, and math teachers and supervisors found that 80 percent of respondents were familiar with the Next Generation Science Standards, and of those, 60 percent held a favorable view of them.

While born of an age-old concept, the "maker movement" officially turns 10 this year.

An Ohio school district revived cursive handwriting instruction by adding it to the art curriculum.

Today at a library in southeast Washington, President Barack Obama announced that major book publishers have committed to making 10,000 e-books, worth a total of about $250 million, freely available to students.

The first public hearing on the choice of PARCC versus MCAS had its share of praise and criticism for the new online test.

Experts weigh in on achievement growth among Hispanic students on 2014 NAEP tests in U.S. history, civics, and geography


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