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Discover America alongside history’s great adventurers

Discover America alongside history’s great adventurers

Set sail with some of Europe’s most famous explorers, including Christopher Columbus, and witness how these early pioneers first viewed our fledgling country–long before it became the United States of…

Hook students on a reflection of underwater ecosystems with this study of the lionfish

Hook students on a reflection of underwater ecosystems with this study of the lionfish

What is as graceful and beautiful as a butterfly, as ferocious as the most dangerous predator, and delivers a painful sting with its venomous spines? Answer: the lionfish, an invasive…

Recreate the excitement of discovery from the Mars rover missions

Recreate the excitement of discovery from the Mars rover missions

In an interactive video experience at “Welcome to Mars,” the latest educational resource from the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), Steve Squyres, principal scientific investigator of the Mars rover mission, narrates…

Foster more parent involvement in education with these resources from the Family Strengthening Policy Center

Foster more parent involvement in education with these resources from the Family Strengthening Policy Center

An initiative of the National Assembly, an 80-year-old alliance of national nonprofit health and human services organizations, the Family Strengthening Policy Center (FSPC) aims to improve lifelong outcomes for children…

Online courses help boost AP results

More students are taking–and passing–Advanced Placement (AP) exams in every part of the country, as college-level work in high school becomes increasingly common, the College Board reported Jan. 25. Many…

Texas software targets test cheaters

Using the same type of data-analysis software employed by schools to track the progress of students and ensure they are meeting all relevant standards, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) is…

Schools use web to deepen tsunami study

In the aftermath of the deadly tsunami that devastated parts of South Asia and the east coast of Africa on Dec. 26, educators and their students are using online resources…

Kentucky to launch online testing pilot

This spring, Kentucky will join the growing number of states implementing computer-based testing of students. A state pilot program will offer online testing to more than 3,000 students in more…

Student engineers take on stellar challenges at this NASA web site

Student engineers take on stellar challenges at this NASA web site

Students who sign on to participate in NASA’s Engineering Design Challenges Program will encounter many of the same challenges faced by some of NASA’s top scientists and engineers, as they…

In pursuit of elusive targets, students have fun learning geography

In pursuit of elusive targets, students have fun learning geography

As agents for the fictional Fin, Fur and Feather Bureau of Investigation (FFFBI), students ages 8-13 are invited to undertake a series of imaginative online missions designed to enhance their…