U.S. teenagers have flatlined in international assessments of science and reading, and declined in math.
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Gender gaps are closing worldwide, but the devil is in the details for the United States.
November 29, 2016
The Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study releases new results for 2015.
August 19, 2016
The possibility of helping your own community can spur students from underrepresented groups to study science, a new study finds.
May 16, 2016
Can it really make a difference whether that class assignment is on a screen or printed out? Yes, finds new research.
April 11, 2016
A science curriculum using toy cars helped engage girls and special education students in physics learning, finds a study presented at AERA.
March 09, 2016
But girls of color don't seem to get as much of a nudge toward STEM careers as white girls, study finds.
February 12, 2016
Team-based science will require new skills of students that aren't always taught in typical U.S. science classes, say experts at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting.
November 17, 2015
A new Google/Gallup study finds more girls lack confidence in the field, but too many of either gender think computer science equals Internet searches.
October 08, 2015
Even a few conversations about math each week can boost students' math growth, a new study suggests.