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Despite criticism, the U.S. is still an engine of economic innovation because of its approach to STEM education.
Inflation of high school grade-point averages increased substantially in 2020 and 2021.
Something meaningful to students may have been lost when schools across the nation rapidly intensified their focus on STEM, one district leader says.
The top public high schools, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, span all regions of the country, from Virginia to Florida to Texas to Washington.
An elite K-12 education is not limited by geography: The 15 best high schools, as ranked by U.S. News, represent 14 states.
Lessons flagged by Florida education officials include a formula for self-assessing racial bias and an SEL learning objective in which students empathize with classmates.
Here's an alarming statistic: Less than 2% of Black, Latino and low-income students who are interested in STEM and going to college are enrolled in AP Biology.
A preview of insights from educators at the upcoming National Science Teachers Association 2022 National Conference.
Female students have given several reasons for not taking STEM classes, including when a certain course is predominantly male. They are also worried about hazing or appearing less intelligent, career counselors say.
Acclaimed education leader Ken Shelton says at FETC Conference schools must empower and listen to all students.
On the eve of COVID, high school students were making progress in two high-priority areas: they were earning more credits and taking more rigorous STEM courses.