Teaching & Learning

1/19/2012

1/19/2012

In Arizona, the Tucson Unified School District governing board recently voted to suspend the controversial Mexican American studies program.

1/19/2012

Next year, students at Irondale High School will have more chances at earning free credit toward a two-year college degree as part of a program that has caught the eye of President Barack Obama's education chief.

1/18/2012

1/18/2012

Two years ago, Arizona made headlines with its ban on ethnic studies in the state’s schools, and the Tucson school district in particular was under the spotlight for its Mexican-American Studies Program.

1/18/2012

As a third-grader in Winsted, Connecticut, last year, Matthew Asselin was sick -- a lot. He was lethargic and plagued with a persistent wet cough, respiratory infections and painful headaches.

1/18/2012

Starting this February, science and STEM educators can participate in one of Vernier Software & Technology’s 30 free nationwide workshops

1/18/2012

Getty Images announced the launch of its Mishmash music video remix competition for 2012, helping to inspire and foster video creatives of the future.

1/17/2012

1/17/2012

Discovery Education and 3M are proud to announce the opening of the 14th annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge for students in grades 5-8.

1/17/2012

Learn360, an interactive media-on-demand service for K12 education, announces the addition of a new publisher, Enzoology Education, which focus on STEM topics.

1/17/2012

As Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday passes, many American youth lack adequate knowledge of his role, and that of many others, in the civil rights movement.

1/17/2012

A noted science education organization Monday announced a turn to battling climate science naysayers.

1/13/2012

1/13/2012

Parents should not rush to condemn third-grade Beaver Ridge Elementary teachers as racists for using slavery beatings to teach math concepts, say officials with Georgia educator organizations.

1/13/2012

Shmoop, a publisher of digital curriculum and test prep, announced the launch of a new AP Environmental Science learning guide to help students prepare for the exam.

1/13/2012

The National School Boards Association has published a policy guide, “Safe at School and Ready to Learn: A Comprehensive Policy Guide for Protecting Students with Life-threatening Food Allergies”, for school leaders.

1/12/2012

1/12/2012

Answering the call to promote STEM educational opportunities, The Product Development Company announced its continued support of FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) and the FIRST Robotics Competition.

1/11/2012

1/11/2012

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced Singapore Math, Bar Models, an exciting new educational app for iPad now available in the Apple App Store.

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