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    Jun 23, 2015

    Associated Press

    The learning standards were new. The textbooks were not. So curriculum director Tammy Baumann and her team took the books apart, literally.
    Jun 23, 2015

    Education Week

    What do young adults need to be successful in college, in careers, and in life? And what should educators do to ensure that their students have those qualities and skills when they graduate from high school?
    Jun 23, 2015

    United Press International

    Both in academia and private industry, science and math fields remain dominated by men. One of the factors in creating such a disparity, a new study suggests, may be male overconfidence.
    Jun 22, 2015

    The Hechinger Report

    Two psychological factors may matter more than grades in motivating potential math scholars, survey analysis shows.
    Jun 19, 2015

    Westfair Communications

    A growing number of students like to code, tinker and design, and a new business sector is eager to teach them how.
    Jun 18, 2015

    Education Week

    Much work remains to ensure a fully skilled STEM workforce to anchor the nation's economic future. Yet as states, districts, and schools seek to operationalize STEM education, many are already offering innovative career and technical education (CTE) programs that impart critical academic and employability skills.
    Jun 17, 2015

    Idaho Statesman

    Graduates from Idaho universities are earning more degrees in science, technology, engineering and math than their predecessors, but not enough to meet demands of Idaho employers in a growing technological workplace.
    Jun 17, 2015

    Phys.org

    You're either a math person or you're not – at least that's what we've always heard. Now, National Science Foundation-funded research conducted by Florida International University Professor Zahra Hazari shows that's not really the case.
    Jun 16, 2015

    Education Week

    It’s incredibly important for teachers to recharge those batteries before heading back to school in August or September. Here are my tips.
    Jun 16, 2015

    Education Week

    At least 1 in 5 West Virginia districts will go back to teaching the traditional algebra-geometry course sequence rather than integrated math courses, which the state initially required under the Common Core State Standards.
    Jun 15, 2015

    Educators for High Standards

    As an educator in Arkansas, I know we all want students in Arkansas to be successful in whatever their future might be whether it is college or career. We all want what is best for our students.
    Jun 15, 2015

    Penn State Harrisburg

    Jane Wilburne, associate professor of mathematics education in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Behavioral Sciences and Education, was recently appointed chair of the Teaching Children Mathematics (TCM) journal editorial panel.
    Jun 15, 2015

    CNBC

    Good news for all you math and science whizzes out there: You sort of own the job market.
    Jun 15, 2015

    The Ellsworth American

    The inaugural “Awesome Math Day” at Peninsula School began with a flurry of calculators, notepads, rulers and pencils, all in full use as students huddled.
    Jun 10, 2015

    Education Week

    In response to criticism from the math community, EdReports.org, the group that bills itself as the Consumer Reports of common-core instructional materials, is making changes to its textbook review process.
    Jun 7, 2015

    MiddleWeb

    Since it’s not realistic for every co-teacher to consistently be placed with the same partner year after year, co-teachers must focus on other variables of consistency that make co-teaching a success—regardless of who their teaching partner is.
    Jun 7, 2015

    Wyoming Tribune Eagle

    Several students at Cheyenne's South High no longer ask when they will ever use math. The students are part of a course offered for the first time this year at the school, Geometry for Construction, said co-teacher Tom Skaar.
    Jun 6, 2015

    Education Week

    South Carolina has replaced the Common Core State Standards with a new set of K-12 math and language arts standards developed by an in-state team of educators, my colleague Andrew Ujifusa reported last week.
    Jun 4, 2015

    Kentucky Teacher

    The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and the Hunt Institute have produced a series of videos to help teachers better understand the mathematics skills students need to succeed in college, life and careers.
    Jun 3, 2015

    Carroll County Times

    Two of my favorite college professors at McDaniel College retired at the end of this academic year. Dr. Rick Smith, professor of chemistry, has been at McDaniel for 44 years, and Dr. Francis "Skip" Fennell, professor of education, has been with us for 39 years. Both have made significant contributions to our community and to their fields of study.
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