Engineering A Love For Science In KidsKevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.
STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational PriorityInnovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
Not Raising Bar On Math ProficiencyNevada education officials are making it easier for students to pass a math proficiency test that's required for graduation but has proved tough for high schoolers.
Award Named After Fallen Sparks Math Teacher Nevada officials have renamed the state teacher of the year award after the man who died trying to stop a shooter at Sparks Middle School.
High School Students Taking Proficiency ExamThousands of high school students are taking the state proficiency exam this week.