Only 8 percent of U.S. high school seniors can identify slavery as the central cause of the Civil War. A new study issues an urgent call on schools to do a better job at teaching the country’s ‘original sin.’
Fidget spinners are a huge fad but not all educators want to give them a whirl.
In a new book, an American teacher in Finland collects the best teaching practices of the world’s most lauded school system.
A new survey reveals that many people have ideas and opinions about the nature of teaching and learning. According to a researcher, many of them are myths.
Research into this long-neglected corner of the curriculum reveals surprising misconceptions about civics, and the promise it holds for student achievement.
As the Earth heats up, so does educators’ approach to this vitally important topic.
Employers want workers who can speak another language, but lack of support at the K12 level has led to declining levels of proficiency among adults.
Advances in technology might bring about a cursive comeback.
A controversial new book argues that schools should not require advanced math. But maybe it’s more of a question of just slowing down the pace.