Former Teacher’s Influence Inspires Baltimore Educator To Teach"Teaching is one of many jobs where you will always have room to expand on your knowledge and become more efficient at your job,” says Anthony Calise.
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.
Engineer Urges Girls To Smash StereotypesToday’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.
‘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.
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.
Maryland School Assessment Scores FallStudent test scores slip. Reading and math scores on Maryland's state tests for elementary and middle school students have sink to their lowest levels in seven years. So what's to blame?
Major Changes Are In Store For The SAT College Entrance ExamThe College Board that creates the SAT test conducted its own exam and realized it was failing students.
Program At Naval Academy Aims To Get Kids Interested In Math And ScienceFrom building rockets to programming robots, this is easy work for hundreds of young girls in Maryland.
Md. Schools Aren't On Top Of New Report On Grade 8While Maryland's school system has had the top spot in a publication's annual ranking of the nation's schools for five years in a row, the state is far from the top of a new report comparing eighth-graders in the United States with other states and 38 other countries.
Think Math & Science Are Boring? City Students Use Them To Make RobotsSummer school with a twist. Baltimore City students are getting a chance to put their math and science skills to the test.
MSA Test Results: Maryland Schools Decline Slightly In Reading & MathThe Maryland School Assessments are in, and the state schools superintendent says there is progress to be made.
Montgomery Math Exam Failures Prompt ReviewMontgomery County school officials say they are looking into why more than half of students failed some of their final exams in math.
Beyond The Textbooks: What's Really Working In The Classroom?The U.S. lags behind other countries when it comes to preparing students for science, engineering and math courses. One group of writers believes that more media attention could boost the number of interested students.
AP Math Amuses SophomoreKundan Chintamaneni's mother cannot keep up with the star calculus student's use of sticky notes and scrap paper to solve the latest problem in the array of competitions he is always entering.
Hopkins Gets $7.4M Grant For Math, Science EducationJohns Hopkins University has been awarded a $7.4 million grant to help boost science and math learning in Baltimore elementary schools.