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EdWorld is tracking the candidates' views on education.
During Education Week's Inside the Opt-Out Movement webinar, two researchers looked at their specific states for what kind of interesting trends the opt-out movement has revealed so far.
This week on the National Center for Science Education's blog, experts across the science community discuss several hot topics. One educator discusses a game that will help science teachers consider the myriad factors involved in teaching... 06/19/2015 - 11:11am ago
Although 90 percent of parents agree that children lose skills they've acquired during the school year during the summer months of "brain drain," more than three out of five parents do not believe their children in particular do.
EdWorld is bringing you the latest STEM news featuring a mobile STEM lab, an all-girls STEM summer camp and more.
The University of Cambridge is searching for a candidate to fill a position to lead a research department that will use Legos and the like to examine the role of play in development, learning, and overall education.
Financial literacy is no longer just a buzzword in education. Students were required to complete economics and personal finance courses if they wanted to graduate.
This week at the National Center for Science Education, the NCSE team continues to discuss the new and the old in climate change and evolution topics.
As a testament to the growing influence of Minecraft in the education realm, The Builder Bowl tournament series will feature a Minecraft competition for clubs, camps, and classes in a summer project that starts this month.
In 2013, students in the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) were given iPads only to have them taken away within a week after students overrode security measures to use the devices for personal use at home. Now, students are using... 06/01/2015 - 9:33am ago
The 'Understanding by Design' author passed away from a heart condition at age 64 and left behind a legacy in the education sphere.
In an interview with eSchoolNews.com, a director from the San Diego-based charter school network, High Tech High, explains its success despite its unconventional college prep methods and its disregard for the norm of the AP curriculum.
The summer is rapidly approaching, and thinking over options for how your child spends summer is important. Lately, school districts across the country have been sponsoring STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) summer camps as... 05/26/2015 - 10:55am ago
Based on newly released tests results from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Test for Schools, six eligible schools from the BASIS school network scored significantly higher than most of the U.S. as well as... 05/26/2015 - 9:53am ago
This week in STEM, African American STEM professionals share their struggles, a city offers free STEM summer learning, an entire community gets involved and a STEM Beyonce parody is made—all in the name of generating interest in STEM... 05/12/2015 - 8:17am ago
A preview of the K-12 Horizon Report has revealed the major EdTech trends that are becoming more mainstream and more prevalent in classrooms across the country are makerspaces and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device).
This week in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) news, the push to find how best to utilize STEM education continues. Whether it be government-sponsored summer camps promoting STEM skills or a STEM program designed to... 05/05/2015 - 8:36am ago
Social media can be a great tool for educators to utilize the education community and share/receive ideas for the classroom. Most educators recommend using social media to create a professional network.Use this list Education World has... 05/13/2015 - 12:44pm ago
A look into the evolving change in terminology referring to young people who are out of school and not working suggests that negative labels do more harm than good when attempting to keep kids in school and out of trouble.
The U.S. Department of Education issued new guidelines to remind K-12 school districts that they must be addressing sexual harassment and equal opportunities for male and female athletes as dictated by Title IX.