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America's K-12 teachers are not fully prepared to meet a new set of science standards.
NEF provides grants to school districts for the development of STEM Academies and integrating technology into the core curriculum.
The way legislators, experts and other opinion leaders discuss the role of parents and schools in reducing educational inequalities has changed dramatically since the Elementary and Secondary Education Act first passed in 1965.
Despite the recession, the industry has managed to expand over the past five years, bolstered by federal legislation and the essential nature of many educational support services.
Funding under the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) program and greater competition among high school students for college admission have boosted demand for tutoring and test preparation services.
Closing the academic gaps in performance among students from diverse backgrounds is a challenge for schools and a mandate from the government.
Two out of every three eight-graders in the United States are lacking when it comes to basic scientific knowledge, data from a 2011 examination administered by the Department of Education released Thursday has revealed.
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