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This week in STEM, an entire region in Arizona sets an example for how regions can come together to promote STEM education. Also in STEM news, studies have found that non-STEM careers use STEM skills and that STEM grads will likely get... 04/28/2015 - 9:34am 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
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
Social media sites such as Facebook and YouTube are for more than funny cat videos. Author Erik Bean has set out to teach educators how best to integrate these popular sites--and more--into the classroom.
"We’ve romanticized public school and bought it on impulse...because it makes us feel good, or at least fosters a sense of satisfaction in dutifully passing on the experience to our children," said former homeschooled student Georgi... 06/17/2014 - 9:16am ago
The Microsoft founder and education foundation leader enjoyed a set of multimedia DVDs about history woven with science so much that he executed a plan to have the material available in U.S. schools.
As technology advances and educators get more opportunities to use digital media tools to supplement teaching, one educator in particular gives advice on how to create a digital lab in the classroom without stretching the budget.
In a Minnesota high school, juniors will be the only grade mandated to come into school to take the ACT. The rest of the school will be working from home.
While a number of playgrounds are compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act, not all are truly accessible for children with various disabilities.
Democrats are twice as likely as Republicans to believe that education is key. Also, African Americans and Hispanics are more likely than Whites to rank education as their top concern.
The Georgia Student Growth Model focuses on how students improved from year to year and in certain subjects compared to their peers.
Ever wanted to go to Hogwarts? As of this month, Harry Potter fans around the globe can enroll for free online classes at Hogwartsishere.com. The site, created by a group that has no affiliation with J.K. Rowling or Warner Bros., offers a... 04/21/2014 - 1:13pm ago
This week, Education World has you covered with finding resources, lesson plans, and activities to teach students about Daylight Saving Time.
According to a recent Gallup poll, 60 to 70 percent of teachers are feeling stressed, thereby affecting their teaching styles and students’ performance. According to The Huffington Post, Gallup's report “State of America’s Schools: The... 04/17/2014 - 12:11pm ago
Scholastic Inc. Chief Administration Officer Francie Alexander published a column focused on the question: What do teachers really want?
Teachers are going on field trips for the purpose of professional development, aiming to bring new knowledge back to the classroom.
Education Week reported that on April 17, 2014, school leaders in Wake County, NC, held a press conference pertaining to a large amount of teacher resignations this year. The article said the teachers left their posts due to low salaries... 04/21/2014 - 11:37am ago
The New York Daily News reported that principals of 846 schools in New York spent $830G to “buy out” teachers from grading state exams.
Oregon proposed a plan to start rating its teachers based partly on students' test scores.