Less Than Half Of Students Meet New Reading, Math StandardsLess than half of all California students passed new math and English tests aligned with the Common Core standards and considered indicators of college and career readiness.
California Educator Changes Common Core Math AttitudesOne South San Francisco teacher is successfully removing math fears from students by enforcing confidence and persistence in the classroom.
Extra-Curricular Programs In California Contribute To STEM CareersCalifornia’s public school system contribute to STEM careers by offering science-centric activities through after-school programs.
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.
‘No Fake Math,’ Raytheon Math Heroes Make Numbers Real For StudentsTeacher support is key to all of these efforts, which is why Raytheon is interested in rewarding educators who go the extra mile to get students excited.
I.T. Leader In Sacramento Continues Education To Maximise CareerChief Technology Officer John Nogrady recommends continuing education throughout careers.
Robots Developed At UC Davis Help Students Develop Math SkillsThe idea of robotic teachers certainly might frighten parents, but UC Davis just got a big grant to create not a teacher replacement but more of a teacher assistant.