Online spread of false information—like the recent claims of voter fraud—poses ongoing challenges for civics teachers.
Recently in Science Category
November 25, 2020
October 06, 2020
National Geographic Education announced a new grant program to help teachers design or adapt remote-friendly curriculum resources that use science, social studies or geography to teach about the pandemic, or about social or environmental justice.
May 05, 2020
In recognition of Teacher Appreciation Week, here are three of the many examples of teachers finding creative, fun, and generous ways to teach while their students are stuck at home.
April 21, 2020
A small group of science teachers in Missouri is using the coronavirus as a teachable moment that's aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards.
December 12, 2019
A new study finds that materials often portray scientists as geniuses working alone—a framing that can make students think science isn't for them.
September 11, 2019
Research shows that students in the juvenile justice system have less access to secondary math courses than their peers in traditional schools. A new report finds that these gaps are bigger for Native American students.
August 21, 2019
Two out-of-school programs, one in Texas and one in Pennsylvania, are among those exposing students of all ages to STEM in order to encourage their interests in related careers.
July 15, 2019
Many teachers are tapped to teach physics without prior training or experience. A new study explores a possible solution.
October 16, 2017
Teachers across the country are taking robots beyond STEM classes and into lessons on history, literature, geography—and even art and music.
October 13, 2017
A professional development program for science teachers emphasizes getting students to vocalize their thinking during class.