The winners will participate in professional development activities and recognition events, including a White House ceremony.
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December 14, 2010
December 13, 2010
Membership begins to shift in the two consortia designing common assessments.
December 09, 2010
Secretary Duncan, also speaking at the event, defended plans to merge aid for a federal foreign language assistance program into a broader, competitive funding pot.
November 24, 2010
Reading Is Fundamental and the National Writing Project could lose funding under an amendment being pursued by Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla.
November 18, 2010
NAEP scores for high school seniors in math and reading show declines since 1992, but modest gains since the last test in 2005.
November 01, 2010
From congressional races and gubernatorial campaigns to ballot measures, Tuesday's elections are important for the future of education policy and funding.
October 27, 2010
The Education Department issues new guidance on bullying, saying that some types of harassment based on sexuality or religion might constitute a federal civil rights violation.
October 21, 2010
A bill that contains a variety of provisions to advance STEM education is unlikely to be signed into law this year.
October 18, 2010
Obama has used the bully pulpit repeatedly over the past year to plug STEM education.
October 07, 2010
Subra Suresh was approved for a six-year term at the National Science Foundation.