STEM

8/10/2012

8/10/2012

The new program, called Kids’ Education for Number Sense (KENS Math), will be introduced to help prepare teachers and students for the more rigorous goals of the new math TEKS scheduled to roll out in 2014.

8/9/2012

8/9/2012

Educators in Edison Township N.J. School District selected HMH Fuse Algebra 1 and increased test scores nearly 10 percent over their textbook-using peers.

8/3/2012

8/3/2012

YourTeacher’s Textbooks with a Teacher Inside® uses iBooks author to combine a geometry teacher and a textbook for the first time.

8/1/2012

8/1/2012

I admit it: I am one of the millions of Americans who suffer from math anxiety, and my math phobia runs deep. I shudder when the check arrives after dinner, then surreptitiously slide it toward my math-proficient husband.

7/30/2012

7/30/2012

Complex variables. Rational expressions. Quadratic equations.

7/30/2012

Vernier Software & Technology and the National Science Teachers’ Association are now accepting applications for the annual Vernier/NSTA Technology Awards.

7/26/2012

7/26/2012

To help educators learn about the various ways to integrate data-collection technology into their laboratory experiments, Vernier Software & Technology is offering free workshops this fall.

7/25/2012

7/25/2012

Pioneering astronaut Sally Ride died Monday after a 17-month battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 61.

7/24/2012

7/24/2012

YourTeacher is proud to announce the release of their Algebra 1 iBooks textbook for iPad, available now exclusively on the iBookstore.

7/20/2012

7/20/2012

The Obama administration announced a new initiative to recruit an elite group of master educators in a $1-billion effort to bolster U.S. educational attainment in the subjects of math, science, engineering, and technology.

7/19/2012

7/19/2012

The Obama administration unveiled plans Wednesday to create an elite corps of master teachers, a $1 billion effort to boost U.S. students’ achievement in science, technology, engineering and math.

7/16/2012

7/16/2012

YourTeacher and KIPP Academy announced impressive results for the 8th grade ‘flipped classroom’ pilot study using YourTeacher’s Algebra 1 iBook on the iPad.

7/13/2012

7/13/2012

A Web-based component of the blended intervention program Algebra City, Algebra City Interactive Activities provide fun and motivating practice to correct the 28 most common algebraic misconceptions.

7/11/2012

7/11/2012

Millions of kids simply don't find school very challenging, a new analysis of federal survey data suggests. The report could spark a debate about whether new academic standards being piloted nationwide might make a difference.

7/10/2012

7/10/2012

According to a new study examining deep conceptual learning (DCL) in middle and high school education, teachers and administrators believe that DCL is very important for preparing students for careers and college.

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