In order to add or expand 16 programs in areas with high-demand career paths as a way to maintain and increase enrollment; the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point proposed shifting resources away from lower enrollment programs primarily in the traditional humanities and social sciences – like English and history.
EdWeek Market Brief reported last week that Pearson was selling off their K-12 curriculum business in the U.S., but plans to keep their assessment business which grew last year.
The square root symbol, in the past some high school students may have felt dread in the pit of their stomachs when they saw this symbol. Before it was due to a student struggling with math, but not anymore.
Shane Vander Hart: Our education system did not get to where it is at overnight and change will not happen overnight. Even though our prospects may look bleak there are four ways we can continue the fight in 2018.
To end the year we wanted to share the top 10 most visited articles written in 2017 at Truth in American Education.
This may be taking STEM a tad too far. NPR introduced an author who writes books about rocket science and physics to very young children.
The New York Times highlights a new national study that preschoolers exposed to formal math and reading lessons come out ahead of preschoolers who don’t.
Voc-tech schools have seen success in Massachusetts since their 1993 Education Reform and they break out of the “one-size-fits-all” mold in public education.
Darren Rosenblum, a professor at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University, makes a compelling argument against laptops in class.
To block Betsy DeVos’ confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Education it would require all of the Democrat Senators and three Republicans to vote against her which is extremely unlikely.