Protesters in Idaho express concern that the IB program spreads anti-American ideas in U.S. schools.
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December 02, 2009
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November 24, 2009
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November 06, 2009
A business-higher education group takes issue with the findings of a recent study on the "STEM" pipeline.
November 02, 2009
China's education minister, Zhou Ji, is removed from his position and replaced by his deputy.
October 05, 2009
The United States education system should build upon its strengths, rather than replicating the flaws of foreign nations' schools, a scholar argues.
September 22, 2009
A documentary laments the United States' standing in math and science, and praises an Arizona charter school for showing a way forward.
September 16, 2009
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September 14, 2009
When the title of the article is “Dehumanized: When Math and Science Rule the School,” it’s safe to assume that the author is not buying the prevailing line about the United States’ shortcomings in those subjects, and their alleged consequences for society. Mark Slouka, in a piece in publish...